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Jamestown Sklallam Tribe MMU ARNP in Sequim, Washington

Jamestown Healing Campus is recruiting for several positions for our Mobile Medication Unit (MMU) set to launch this fall. The MMU will be stationed in Forks, WA and will available to those in Clallam and West Jefferson County. Jamestown S'Klallam Tribe has a strong commitment to providing quality healthcare services to our community, and these positions play a crucial role in our mission.

Join our passionate team as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)!

The Jamestown Healing Clinic seeks a dedicated ARNP to join our Mobile Medication Unit, providing vital care to underserved communities in Clallam Bay. We offer flexible workweeks (2-4 days) with paid travel time from Sequim, all within a 10-hour workday.

Make a difference where it matters:

  • Work directly with patients in a mobile setting, building meaningful relationships.

  • Apply your clinical skills to provide medication-assisted treatment for opioid use disorder.

  • Be part of a supportive team committed to providing compassionate, holistic care.

Enjoy competitive benefits for 3+ days/week:

  • Employer paid health insurance, paid time off, and retirement savings opportunities.

  • Continuing education and professional development support.

  • Local Discounts, wellness incentives, and so much more!

Position Summary

The Jamestown Healing Clinic (JHC) ARNP will be responsible for caring for patients, maintaining accurate and current medical records, and collaborating with other care providers to provide comprehensive care for patients with substance use disorders. This position will work as part of a mobile unit healthcare team to provide services in rural and underserved communities in Clallam County Washington. This position will provide primary medical care as well as treatment of opiate use disorders with prescription medications such as methadone or buprenorphine to those enrolled at JHC with services being provided in a Mobile Medication Unit (MMU).

Essential Functions

  • Provide primary care to patients of the JHC with appropriate clinical management which may include prescription of medications, referrals, and education/counselling. Manages common health issues that arise including Hepatitis C, Wound Management, URI, HTN, and asthma

  • Diagnose or treat complex, unstable, comorbid, episodic, or emergency conditions in collaboration with other health care providers as necessary

  • Provide medical services including taking a history and physical examination for the opiate treatment program and performs appropriate follow-up visits

  • Accurately and efficiently monitor daily doses of Methadone/Buprenorphine(Suboxone/Subutex)or other medications as indicated by the physician

  • Provide outpatient detoxification and treatment services to persons addicted to opiates

  • Develop treatment plans, based on scientific rationale, standards of care, and professional practice guidelines

  • Provide general health counseling services under the supervision of the Medical Director and follows the progress of patients. Makes appropriate records of findings during examinations and submits charts to the Medical Doctor for review and signature when requested

  • Educate patients regarding how to take prescribed medication and possible side effects

  • Identify complex problems and reviewing related information to develop and evaluate options and implement solutions

  • Cross-train in other aspects of clinic operations as necessary to provide safe, timely, and evidence-based patient care

  • Adhere to all JHC policies and procedures, including but not limited to standards for safety, and work practices as described in the Occupational Exposure Control Plan and HIPAA

  • Other duties as assigned by the Medical Director or Executive Director

Requirements

  • Graduate of an Advanced Nurse Practitioner program accepted by the State of Washington for licensing; FNP, or AGPCNP

  • Certification by one of the following: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB) or American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)

  • Unrestricted license to practice within Washington

  • Current DEA Certificate without restrictions

  • Previous substance abuse treatment and/or primary care experience

  • Knowledge of the current medical practices in primary care, mental health, and addiction medicine. Management of sexually acquired illnesses ,Hep C, family planning and familiarity with prenatal care beneficial

  • Maintain BLS Certification

  • CPR/First Aide Certification or ability to complete employer provided training upon hire

  • Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures

  • Ability to work in a cross-culture environment, understands the social and cultural context of the patients at the JHC. Understanding the role of trauma, historical, community, family, and personal in wellness and recovery

  • Flexibility may be required to accommodate some evenings and weekend work around the MMU schedule; some work may also be conducted at JHC primary site in Sequim, WA

  • Understands and adheres to state (RCW, WAC) and federal confidentiality regulations (42 CFR part 2). Applicants must always conduct self ethically and professionally

  • Effective communication; written, verbal, and interpersonal skills, including conflict resolution

  • Strong computer and electronic medical record (EMR) skills

  • Excellent organization skills and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks

  • Effective time management, decision-making, and problem-solving skills

  • Demonstrate initiative and work independently with little supervision

  • Must be able to successfully pass a criminal background investigation

  • Uphold all current vaccine requirements for employment

  • Valid Washington State Drivers License; ability to travel locally and regionally as assigned

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience and knowledge of Epic and/or Methasoft EMR

  • Knowledge of Local, State, and Federal Laws and Regulations

  • Knowledge of office administrative operations, including personnel management, and compliance

  • American Indian/Alaska Native preferences apply

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