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Experienced APP- Atrium Health General Surgery Lincoln- Lincolnton, NC

Lincolnton, NC, United States
Job ID: 94605
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Specialty: General Surgery
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Detailed Shift and Schedule: M-F Weekdays
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 31551037330156-Surgical Services


If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina and South Carolina. We invite Advanced Practice Providers to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together at our Atrium Health General Surgery Lincoln team in Lincolnton, NC.

We are looking for an experienced APP who can join a practice of 2 surgeons and 4 teammates.

This full-time position includes:

  • As part of a broad-based general surgery group, this position will focus on supporting emergency general surgery and elective surgery patient needs at Atrium Health – Lincoln
  • Monday through Friday 7am-5pm schedule with possible occasional call coverage and weekend rounding
  • Both inpatient rounding and outpatient clinic work
  • Potential Call schedule approximately 4 weeknights a month and no more than 1 in every 4 weekends

Education, Experience and Certifications

Must have or be eligible for a DEA license. Approved to practice as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in the state one works. Eligible for prescriptive authority application through the Board of Nursing or Medical Board in NC required. BLS for Healthcare Provider from AHA required with expiration date greater than 90 days from date of beginning practice. Demonstrates appropriate critical thinking, interpersonal skills, and the ability to prioritize and make proactive decisions.  Three years of relative experience and/or surgical background preferred.

  • Nurse Practitioner – Master’s Degree or Doctorate of Nursing Practice required. License to practice as a Registered Nurse required. Certification in the area of practice from a nationally recognized certifying body required. Acute Care board certification required based upon population and acuity served.
  • Physician Assistant – Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program required; Master’s Degree preferred. Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants preferred.

Atrium Health is one of the largest, most comprehensive and integrated, public, not-for-profit systems in the nation compromising more than 7,500 licensed beds, employing nearly 62,000 people and accounting for more than 12 million patient encounters on an annual basis. 

When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.