Fairview Health Services Nurse Practitioner - Hospitalist in Princeton, Minnesota

Practice Description

Hospitalist Team, which currently consists of four physicians, seeks a Family Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join their Hospitalist team. Hospitalists round on inpatients and patients on Observation status, provide consult services to Surgical colleagues in the hospital and take un-assigned patients from the Emergency Room.

Typical day shift workload will include rounding, admits, and consultation for co-management of surgical patients as requested. Typical night shift workload will include admits, cross-cover, and preparation for discharge during overnight shifts, with occasional discharges or rounding on overnight shifts. Overnight provider is also expected to provide telephone coverage for calls from Nursing home nurses for Nursing home residents who are covered by Fairview Geriatric services. Provider is expected to be competent in management of inpatients including children, healthy newborns, adults and co-management of critically ill adults with a Physician.

Practice Details:

  • Current average hospitalist census: 13 per day (expected to grow)

  • Admit approximately 3-6 patients per overnight shift

  • Collaborate with local hospitalist Physician (on-site during days/evenings, available by pager call overnight), TeleICU Critical Care physicians (located at Fairview Southdale hospital), and local ER Physician who is present on-site 24 hours/day.

  • Patients consist of 90% adults, 10% pediatrics (about 100-120 pediatric hospitalizations per year).

  • Anticipated work schedule: 4 week rotation working every other week alternating between a week of consecutive 9 am to 7 pm shifts, then a week off, then a week of consecutive 9 pm to 7 am shifts, then a week off. Schedule is subject to change over time.

  • As a Pioneer Accountable Care Organization (ACO), our physicians use a multidisciplinary team approach in managing clinical care.

is a 54-bed licensed facility offering a full range of primary and specialty care services to the 100,000+ population of Princeton, Minnesota and surrounding communities.

  • Outpatient specialties include: Family Medicine, Internal Medicine, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Podiatry, Sports Medicine, General Surgery, Cardiology, Allergy, ENT, Gastroenterology, Nephrology, Neurology, Oncology, Ophthalmology, Pulmonology, Urology

  • Average number of surgical cases annually: 3,100

  • Average number of Emergency Department visits annually: 18,000

  • Number of deliveries annually: 530

  • We have a fully integrated Electronic Medical Record (EPIC).

  • Excellent supportive team

  • Community supported hospital, with resources of a large organization.

Income Details:

  • Initial market competitive salary with additional earning potential.

  • Sign-on bonus

  • Comprehensive benefits package: generous time off, annual CME allowance, malpractice insurance with tail coverage, retirement contributions, relocation & more.


  • Graduate of a school or nursing and accredited Family Nurse Practitioner training program

  • BC/BE through the AANP or ANCC

  • Licensed or ability to obtain APRN license with the Minnesota Board of Nursing

  • Ability to obtain and /or maintain DEA certification for the State of Minnesota

  • Meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges

Community Information

Princeton, Minnesota is known for its stately white pines, history of industry and commitment to innovation. Located just one hour north of the Twin Cities, and one hour south of some of the state's finest lakes and recreation areas-it is now at the expanding edge of the metropolitan area. Although a part of the fastest-growing region of state, Princeton and surrounding communities have retained their hometown charm, commitment to educational excellence and economic vitality as they meld the very best of city and country living.

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Fairview Health Services (fairview.org) is an award-winning, nonprofit health system providing exceptional care across the full spectrum of health care services. Joined by HealthEast in June 2017, Fairview is one of the most comprehensive and geographically accessible systems in the state, with 12 hospitals—including an academic medical center and long-term care hospital—serving the greater Twin Cities metro area and north-central Minnesota.

Its broad continuum also includes 56 primary care clinics, specialty clinics, senior living communities, retail and specialty pharmacies, pharmacy benefit management services, rehabilitation centers, counseling and home health care services, medical transportation, an integrated provider network and health insurer PreferredOne. In partnership with the University of Minnesota, Fairview’s 32,000 employees and 2,400 affiliated providers embrace innovation to drive a healthier future through healing, discovery and education.

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Requisition ID 2018-21828

Location Fairview Northland Medical Center

Profession Nurse Practitioner

Specialty Hospitalist