Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Hospital Internal Medicine

Eau Claire
Hospital Internal Medicine
Why Mayo Clinic
You are invited to partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2019-2020) ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a rewarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and collaboration with top specialists – to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.

Our multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care. When you join the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world, you'll work alongside approximately 3,800 physicians/scientists and 1,600 Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants across all locations in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.

Position description
Do you envision a world where quality, patient-centered health care is as close as your home? A future where top-notch, monitored care is delivered seamlessly without the boundaries of physical location, access or acuity? Well so does Mayo Clinic, and advances in clinical and consumer technology are making that vision a reality.

Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is leading the way in delivering care outside of the boundaries of a traditional hospital. Virtual care offerings will leverage technology to serve high-acuity patients with new options for recovering at home.

The offering is based on three new and expanded capabilities:
  1. A physician-led 24/7 virtual monitoring center
  2. On-demand acute medical care management, and
  3. Rapid-response teams to deliver supplies and services
We believe that these capabilities, along with Mayo Clinic’s nationally recognized clinical care, will allow patients to transition from the hospital to home faster than ever before, while ensuring quality and safety along the way.

It’s an exciting time of growth and we invite you to be part of A Life Changing Career through a position as an APP supporting Hospital Internal Medicine. The Division of Hospital Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Eau Claire specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of multiple conditions including but not limited to hypertension, diabetes, heart failure, COPD, sepsis, and bowel obstructions in complex medical patients. The team provides innovative, comprehensive care for both routine diagnosis as well as critically ill patients, in a facility and in the community. We are an intricate part in the co-management with other specialties to ensure positive patient outcomes. In addition, we are involved with evidence based research, healthcare innovation, and publishing for the advancement scientific medicine.

The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant works cooperatively with MD's, other APP’s, RN's and other allied health personnel performing the following tasks in any authorized setting, including the home setting:
-Obtaining patient history
-Performing physical examinations
-Ordering and performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
-Formulating a diagnostic impression
-Developing and implementing a treatment plan
-Monitoring effectiveness of therapeutic interventions
-Offering counseling and education to meet patient needs
-Making appropriate referrals
-Maintains prescribing and dispensing privileges in Wisconsin.
-Demonstrates ability to assess data reflective of patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to patient's age-specific needs.
New graduates may be considered; however, 2 years' Advance Practice Provider experience preferred.

To be considered for this position please upload 2-3 letters of reference with your online application.

Mayo Clinic employees are asked to upload their 3 most recent ePraisals to be considered for this position.

Additional qualifications
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess strong computer skills.

Must be flexible and willing to handle extended hours and on-call responsibilities (evenings, weekends, and holidays) if need arises in the department.
License or certification
Current Wisconsin RN license and certification as an APNP.

Or Physician Assistant certification by NCCPA and licensure as a PA by the Wisconsin Board of Medical Practice.

Must be eligible for DEA registration and billing privileges.

BLS and ACLS required.

Drivers License and acceptable driving record required.

A driving record will be considered unacceptable if it reports any of the following:
  • Any combination of motor vehicle accidents and moving violations that total four or more incidents within the last 36 months.
  • One or more of the following citations or convictions within the last 5 years:
    • Driving while intoxicated
    • Driving under influence of drugs
    • Operating a motor vehicle during a period of license suspension or revocation
    • Reckless driving
    • Hit-and-run
    • Any other violation that indicates inability to drive safely
  • Driving restrictions that would conflict with job duties (e.g., restricted driving hours).
  • A driving citations or convictions considered more serious than the above (e.g., causing bodily harm/felony level).
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
In addition to the above requirements, 100% of days worked require travel to patient homes and may involve hospital-based shift work during the day. Additionally, weekend daytime coverage is a requirement.

Hours: 12 hour shifts during daytime and evening hours, 7 days/week.

Weekend schedule
Weekend rotation will be established; will be part of the 12 hour schedule rotation.
Site description
Eau Claire, with a metro area of 163,000 is home to the 11,000 students at the University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire. Strong schools, low crime rate, and a reasonable cost of living may be expected. With an abundance of outdoor activities, The city also serves as the retail center for west central Wisconsin and the major metro area of Minneapolis/St. Paul is 90 minutes away. Mayo Clinic Health System in Eau Claire is recognized as a Best Hospital in Northwestern Wisconsin and within the top 10 for Hospitals in Wisconsin (U.S. News & World Report, 2019-2020).
Advanced Practitioner/Provider
Career profile
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
Job posting number
Ryan Brunner
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).