Nurse Practitioner &
Physician Assistant

Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
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Mayo Clinic is an "Employer of Excellence" recognized by the American Academy of Physician Assistants.


Imagine yourself in a dynamic atmosphere where you'll work alongside world-renowned experts, learn new things every day, treat conditions that few medical professionals ever encounter, and have a vast range of career paths to choose from. Now imagine that in addition to all this, you have the chance to change lives every day. That’s what it means to be a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant at Mayo Clinic.

You can choose from more than 40 practice areas, from family medicine to neurosurgery, cardiology, and psychiatry. Whether your interests lie in inpatient or outpatient services and consultation, we can help you meet your goals. You’ll find opportunities in specialties and departments throughout Mayo Clinic campuses in Rochester, Minnesota; Phoenix, Arizona and Jacksonville, Florida; and throughout Mayo Clinic Health System locations in Minnesota, Iowa, and Wisconsin. In every case, you will partner with physicians, nurses, allied health professionals and administrators who are dedicated to Mayo's unifying vision—the needs of the patient come first.

Mayo Clinic is known for its dynamic environment of intellectual exchange. Collaboration and learning are daily occurrences that benefit patients and your professional growth. We place a premium on continuous learning. You’ll experience many opportunities to teach, learn and contribute. From on-site education to attending off-campus conferences, we help you stay abreast of the latest treatments and technologies to achieve your continuous medical education (CME) requirements and advance your clinical skills. You'll have the opportunity to participate in staff development classes on clinical practice, education, research, quality and leadership topics. If you want the opportunity to change lives, start by changing your career at Mayo Clinic.

Mayo Clinic places a premium on continuous learning and improvement of its staff and processes in order to best serve the patient. With more than 800 Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants working at Mayo Clinic, professional opportunities and resources are readily available.

Mayo's large patient populations provide opportunities for unique experiences that would be considered rare in other health care settings. As you set the course for your career, Mayo Clinic will provide what's needed to enrich your experience along the way.

To support your patient practice, you'll experience many opportunities to teach, learn and contribute. From on-site education to support for off-campus conference attendance, staying abreast of the latest treatments and technologies achieves your continuing medical education (CME) requirements and advances your clinical skills. You'll have the opportunity to participate in staff development classes on clinical practice, education, research, quality and leadership topics.

Search our jobs online today to learn about current Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant career opportunities.

Andrea A. Gossard, R.N., C.N.P., Gastroenterology and Hepatology
"As a nurse practitioner at Mayo Clinic, I have had the opportunity to practice alongside world-class medical professionals. With ready access to the latest technology and novel treatments, I can provide my patients the highest quality health care possible. Personally, my experience at Mayo has facilitated tremendous professional growth, both clinically and academically. There are great opportunities to apply novel approaches to health promotion and disease management, in part facilitated by Mayo's abundant research repository, but also due to the relentless pursuit of excellence."
"I have been a nurse practitioner at Mayo Clinic for 12 years. I value the efficiency of the system and the staff's true dedication to patient care. The physician support is excellent; it is a privilege to be able to work side by side with nationally and internationally recognized physicians."
"I enjoy working as a physician assistant at Mayo Clinic because I truly feel like a vital member of the team. I am treated as a colleague. In addition, I feel very fortunate to have great access to experts in multiple different specialties. Everyone is always willing to share their expertise in order to help our patients. Lastly, I feel that Mayo as a whole recognizes the important role that physician assistants and nurse practitioners play in providing high-quality health care at Mayo."
"Practicing as a physician assistant at Mayo Clinic offers me the opportunity to interact with a large variety of other providers, many of whom have nationally recognized expertise in their field. Collaboration between all providers who care for each patient is a way of life here."

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We change with you

We take good care of you so you can take better care of our patients. You’ll see the proof in our outstanding benefits package.