Nurse Practitioner ( or Certified Nurse Mid-Wife)
Greensboro, NC /
Patient Services /
Our doors are open, and we are still providing care. Planned Parenthood South Atlantic is committed to providing high quality, inclusive, and non-judgmental sexual and reproductive healthcare to all genders, sexual orientations, races, religions, abilities, ethnicities, and cultural backgrounds. We are a team of compassionate and dedicated staff members, and we will continue to open our doors to those who need it.
Are you worried about applying because you feel like you don’t meet every single requirement? At PPSAT we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace! If you’re excited about a position but your past experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification in the job posting, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be the candidate PPSAT is looking for!
The challenges we face, past and present, only strengthen PPSAT's commitment to our communities and employees. Our work has staying power. Come join us one of the nation's leading providers of sexual and reproductive healthcare.
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Why Planned Parenthood South Atlantic?
We are powerful educators, advocates and innovators for health care. Be part of the diverse Planned Parenthood family. Work hand in hand with like-minded individuals in an environment built on collaboration, open communication, and mutual respect. We’re looking for passionate, dedicated people who are eager to make positive contributions to their community and to our mission.
What's interesting about this job?
The Clinician is committed to helping people make healthy responsible decisions and reach their full potential while helping community members gain access to the health care and information, they need in order to live healthy, productive lives. The Clinician functions in an expanded role in the area of ambulatory reproductive health care. The Clinician provides primary reproductive health care for women, limited reproductive services for men, and limited primary care for men and women of all ages.
Who You Are:
Passionate about reproductive health care and justice.
Believe sexual health is essential to every person’s overall health, well-being, and happiness.
Excited about providing direct patient care in family planning and clinical abortion care.
Firm believer in providing non-judgmental care to our transgender and gender-diverse patients.
Experience working across a diverse service area.
What You'll Do: (but not limited to)
Secure a complete health history, provide general health supervision, health maintenance, education, counseling to patients, and record findings accurately and in a timely manner.
Perform physical examinations with special emphasis on the reproductive system, including breast examination, pelvic examination, cancer screening tests, diagnosis of sexually transmitted infections (STIs), and other types of more specialized procedures such as endometrial biopsies and colposcopies, as may be indicated by medical protocols and clinical privileging.
Perform, order, and interpret diagnostic studies as indicated and permitted by PPSAT medical protocols.
Provide education and relevant health instruction for women and men in need of reproductive related services, including fertility control, infertility, sexually transmitted infections, family planning, nutrition, sexuality, and principles of health promotion and maintenance.
Prescribe, dispense, and administer appropriate contraceptives to patients in accordance with PPSAT policies and procedures.
Participate in PPSAT Quality & Risk Management Program. Conduct quality control tests, clinical proficiency tests, QM audits and activities according to annual PPSAT RQM Plan and balanced scorecard.
Collaborate within PPSAT’s medical services department, with health center teams, workgroups and other community agencies and resources (e.g., physicians, local health departments, social service, nutritionists, dentists, and parent education groups), through joint planning and coordination of activities, in providing comprehensive care.
Provide general healthcare to transgendered or gender non-conforming patients, including gender transition treatments.
Participate in after-hours call duty for procedure-related emergencies, based on a rotating schedule with other RNs and Clinicians.
Take emergency calls from answering service, contact patients in a timely manner and provide appropriate medical advice to patients based on established protocols including referral for emergency evaluation or follow-up in a health center.
Interpret scientific studies based on knowledge of basic research principles.
Maintain current knowledge of medical practice in the reproductive health field.
Full time position working 30 to 35 hours per week at the following schedule:
Monday: 10:30AM – 7:00PM
Tuesday: 8:30AM – 5:00PM
Wednesday: 8:30AM – 5:00PM
Friday: 8:30AM – 2:00PM
All staff are expected to remain at the health center until all patients are checked out, documentation is completed, and the health center is cleaned.
What You Get:
Full benefits: medical, dental, and vision
Health Reimbursement Account
403B Retirement Plan with matched contributions
Paid Time Off
Employee Assistance Program
Continuing Medical Education tuition
Equitable and transparent salary:
PPSAT's compensation philosophy is based in equity and transparency. The pay range for this position is $48.30 to $61.35 an hour. Starting offers are determined by both the candidate's experience and internal equity of current employees within the pay grade. Saturday differential of additional $7.00 per hour.
A complete application includes a cover letter and resume.
This position requires a background check once a job offer is extended to the final candidate. PPSAT does not discriminate in employment and understands the many barriers candidates may face when applying to jobs. One of those barriers is the criminal justice system and its effects on background checks. We understand that these barriers more often negatively impact BIPOC. A conviction is not an absolute bar to employment. Factors such as the age of the offense, evidence of rehabilitation, the seriousness of violation, and job relatedness are considered in all employment decisions.
Planned Parenthood of South Atlantic Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Statement
At Planned Parenthood of South Atlantic (PPSAT), we embrace diversity, equity, and inclusion and strive to keep it at the core of who we are. We are committed to a diverse workforce that welcomes an array of perspectives, experiences, and backgrounds. We believe that diversity, equity and inclusion in teams, decision-making, policy, practice, and operations contributes to a sense of belonging that benefits our culture, our staff, our patients, and our community. At PPSAT, we are dedicated to learning, reducing and eliminating inequities, and developing best practices to dismantle systemic racism and the complex problems caused by it.
Planned Parenthood South Atlantic is an equal opportunity employer.
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