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Maine Family Planning is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
PLEASE NOTE: Benefits for each of the following positions vary but may include: health insurance, vision, dental, life insurance, short and long term insurance & 403 (b) pension, vacation, sick and holiday pay.
Maine Family Planning is seeking a Nurse Practitioner to join our team. This position is 22.50 hours a week in our Waterville clinic. The Nurse Practitioner works collaboratively with clinical staff to provide healthcare with an emphasis on quality family planning services. As required by the State of Maine, the Nurse Practitioner is responsible for the supervision of unlicensed clinical staff and ensures that clinical services are performed safely and correctly.
Qualifications Needed for Position:
Experience and Skill Requirements: The following experience and skills are considered essential:
- Current Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Nurse License in the State of Maine. All clinicians must maintain a valid state license, and evidence of a valid state license must be provided to MFP prior to employment. Evidence of license renewals must be submitted to MFP on or before the license expiration date. A valid license is required for this position.
- 3-5 years of experience as a Nurse Practitioner.
- National Certification as a Nurse Practitioner unless approved as an NP in Maine prior to January 1, 1996) is required, and evidence of valid certification must be submitted to MFP off prior to employment. All clinicians must maintain continuous certification, and evidence of valid certification/recertification must be submitted to MFP on or before the certification expiration date. A valid certification is required for this position.
- Clinicians must maintain valid DEA registration. Evidence of valid DEA registration must be submitted to MFP before completion of the NP’s orientation training. Evidence of DEA registration renewal must be submitted to MFP on or before the registration expiration date. A valid DEA registration is required for this position.
- Clinicians must obtain a National Provider Identifier (NPI) number as required by the Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act of 1996 (HIPAA). Evidence of a valid NPI number must be submitted to MFP before completion of the NP’s orientation training.
- Ability to communicate in English, both verbally and in writing.
- Basic computer knowledge.
- Bi-annual license renewals must be processed, completed, and submitted two weeks prior to expiration date. Failure to do so will result in loss of CEU stipend for the fiscal year. If your license lapses, suspension will occur without pay.
- All clinicians must maintain continuous certification and submit evidence of recertification on or before the certification expiration dates. If the clinician has not received verification of recertification from the national certifying body, the clinician must provide evidence that they have made application to the certifying body, the application has been reviewed, and is awaiting processing of the recertification document. Timely recertification is required for this position.
Education and Knowledge Requirements: The following education requirements are considered essential:
- Master’s Degree in Nursing from an accredited program or approved as an NP in Maine prior to January 1, 2006.
Starting pay: $51 per hour
Benefits include health, vision, and 403(b) pension. Vacation, sick and holiday pay.
To apply, please send resume and cover letter to:
Alissa Boynton, Human Resources Manager