Pain Management Nurse Practitioner

A not-for-profit health system in upstate New York is looking for an experienced Nurse Practitioner now to step into an Outpatient Pain Management Clinic in upstate New York, north of Syracuse.

This system is comprised of nearly a 300-bed hospital with a great reputation in the area, as well as long-term care facilities, an outpatient network, specialty care and rehabilitation services. The hospital has high employee satisfaction rates and they are very active in the local community.

The Nurse Practitioner for Pain and Symptom Management will work within a Pain Management Center that sees a great variety of patients from the hospital and greater community. A few of the types of cases you may see include back and neck pain, post-surgical pain, arthritis, RSD or nerve damage. Services offered range from nerve blocks to join injections to fluoroscopy and even psychological services.

The Pain Management Nurse Practitioner will primarily be responsible for seeing patients in a clinic setting for assessments, symptom and medication management. However, the Nurse Practitioner for Symptom Management will also be responsible for performing inpatient consults throughout the hospital when needed.

Pain experience is not required but experience on a medical-surgical floor or a family practice clinic is preferred.

The Pain Management Nurse Practitioner position is located in beautiful upstate New York, about an hour north of Syracuse and less than 30 minutes from the Canadian border. This is a small community that is friendly and picturesque. Recreational activities like skiing, camping and rafting are popular, as well as historical attractions. This is also not far from the Thousand Islands area for weekend getaways.

Successful candidates for this position will be provided a comfortable salary and full benefits package including retirement savings, insurance coverage and paid time off. Relocation is provided for those looking to move to this lovely area.