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Nurse Practitioner - Wound & Vascular Specialist - Yakima

Yakima, WA
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.
Job Description

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Wound & Vascular Specialist

(Yakima, WA)

Our mission to change skin and wound care while improving the lives of others isn’t easy, but it’s worth it! One in ten residents in a skilled nursing facility will develop a skin condition requiring expert medical care. We believe that every person deserves the very best skin and wound care. United Wound Healing and Community Vascular have partnered to ensure that our patients have a continuum of care when they go home.

Who we are looking for:

The best leaders who also happen to be licensed Nurse Practitioners (NP, ARNP, FNP, APRN) and Physician Assistants (PA-C)

Main Responsibilities (may include but are not limited to):

  • Lead and develop collaborative multidisciplinary wound care teams in skilled nursing facilities
  • Travel to scheduled locations weekly for wound rounds or wound treatment at various facilities and homes in an assigned region
  • Provide the highest quality wound care and vascular services to patients in the Community Vascular clinic
  • Order, interpret, and evaluate laboratory and diagnostic studies to assess change to patients’ health care needs
  • Perform wound care including: wound assessment, dressing application, pressure relief, pain/odor control, and minor surgical procedures
  • Perform vascular care including: physical assessment, LLE doppler and US, pre, peri, and post management, post procedure follow up
  • Track the progress of wound healing and vascular conditions; document timely per company policies
  • Develop a treatment plan for wound care based on the individual needs of each patient
  • Collaborate virtually with our medical leadership including board certified physicians and surgeons specializing in wound care, dermatology, and infectious disease
  • Support the Community Vascular wound care Medical Director in a brand new wound and vascular clinic
  • Be a leader in motivating and encouraging patients and patient caregivers
  • Provide clear direction to achieve goals, creating an environment that fosters team commitment and employee engagement
  • Attend regularly scheduled team meetings, “Grand Rounds,” for continued training, team building, and leadership development
  • Accomplish other tasks as assigned

Skills required to succeed:

  • Board Certified Nurse Practitioner (NP, FNP, ARNP, APRN) or Physician Assistant (PA-C) licensed in working state
  • Active Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) license
  • Driving! You must have reliable transportation; valid driver’s license and current auto insurance
  • 1-2 years of wound care, critical care, and/or surgical experience (highly preferred, but not required); extensive training available
  • This fast-paced position requires standing for extended amounts of time
  • Must maintain patient privacy, confidentiality, dignity, and safety
  • Leadership qualities with the ability to work well within a team of healthcare providers
  • Proficient in MS Office (specifically Teams, Outlook, Excel, and Word)
  • Must be self-motivated, punctual, dependable, and able to work/schedule appointments independently
  • Ability to respond appropriately to constant change in priorities and services
  • Acute attention to detail with a strong, self-sufficient work ethic
  • Excellent organization and use of time management skills
  • Must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively with a variety of people through both verbal and written communication lines
  • Must be trustworthy, honest and have a positive and professional attitude

Compensation: $106,000.00 - $130,000.00 DOE

This position is classified as: Salary, Exempt; Full-Time employment

Hours: Typical hours are Monday through Friday; varied hours between 8:00am – 5:00pm, no nights, weekends


  • Associates working 30+hrs per week:
    1. Medical/Dental/Vison/RX
    2. Employer Sponsored Life, AD&D, and Disability Insurance
  • Paid Time Off:
    1. Vacation accrual up to 80hrs your first year of employment based on FTE status
    2. Sick accrual per state law
    3. 8 paid Holidays
  • 401(k) match on first 3% - eligible to participate following 1yr of employment
  • Continuing Medical Education
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Core Values that promote work-life harmony
  • No weekend or call
  • Paid training and advanced certification in Wound Care
  • Work with amazing people who have created a culture where we recognize each other’s wins and don’t tolerate gossip or drama


*Do you want to grow personally and professionally by working with the best? We’d love to hear from you!

We are a drug-free workplace. All offers of employment are contingent upon a successful drug screen and criminal background check. EEO.



Yakima, WA
98901 USA