Wound Care & HBOT - Nurse Practitioner - Guthrie Lourdes - Binghamton, NY

Guthrie Lourdes is seeking a dedicated and skilled Nurse Practitioner to who will play a crucial role in managing and treating various types of wounds and also supervising HBOT patients. 

As a Guthrie Nurse Practitioner, you play an important role in caring for our patients while acting as a patient advocate and collaborating with physicians and advanced practice providers, as well as Guthrie Specialists throughout the strong referral Network.  

Highlights of the Position:

  • Responsibilities
    • The assessment of and treatment of patients’ wounds and understanding the etiology of wounds. NP spends 90% of time in outpatient treatment and 10% inpatient. 
    • Share in the supervision of HBOT patients equally with other APPs on the Wound Care team. 
    • The knowledge of wound care principles, appropriate wound dressing techniques and the prescribing of medications.  
    • Collaboration with interdisciplinary teams, including physicians, nurses and therapists in an inpatient setting, to ensure comprehensive inpatient care. 
    • Effective coordination and communication with colleagues creating a teamwork approach to patient care. 
    • Clear communication with patients and their families regarding wound care instructions.  
    • Ability to educate patients on proper wound care at home.  
  • Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits
    • Salary range of $114,600-$123,000 depending on experience.  
    • Full benefits including medical, dental and disability insurance.
    • Malpractice insurance including tail.
    • Guthrie retirement savings plan (403B) with employer match and age-based contribution.
    • Allowance for licensure fees, Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) certificate and renewals.
    • Generous Paid Time Off.
  • Qualifications
    • Current certification as a Nurse Practitioner in New York. 
    • Master's degree from an accredited program. 
    • New grads are welcome to apply. 
    • Strong clinical skills and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. 
    • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to effectively collaborate with interdisciplinary healthcare teams. 
  • Career Development
    • CME - $2,500 for conference registration, certifications, and membership fees for specialty-specific medical societies.
    • APP Council and other leadership opportunities for advanced practice providers.
    • Within one year of employment, wound care certification is supported; within six months, HBOT certification is supported. 

Excellent physicians and advanced practitioners choose Guthrie because of a shared commitment to our community and to each other.  The Guthrie Clinic was founded on the principle that people in small towns deserve the same access to high quality medical care as those in big cities.  Non-profit and physician-led we deliver on that promise through an integrated health care delivery system caring for patients across the Twin Tiers of New York and Pennsylvania.  Our focus on our patients and quality care has never wavered.  

About the Facility:

Guthrie Lourdes Hospital, has served the city of Binghamton and surrounding communities with compassionate patient care for the last 99 years. Acquired by Guthrie, a not-for-profit, integrated health care system, in early 2024, Guthrie Lourdes joins Guthrie in serving Northeast Pennsylvania and the Southern Tier region of New York with six hospitals and 76 regional offices in a 13-county catchment area. Our team of nearly 1,000 Physicians and Advanced Practitioners provide access and care to more than 2 million patients annually.

About the Community:

Located in the Southern Tier of New York State, Binghamton is in Broome County, New York, a 3-hour drive from New York City and Philadelphia, and home to Binghamton University, the state of New York’s flagship public university, which has consistently ranked in the top 50 public universities in the country according to US News & World Report.  A midsize university town, the Binghamton area boasts great diversity in culture, religion and lifestyles. The area is home to an Indian Cultural Center, mosques and places of worship that are home to faiths from around the world.The community’s cost of living is 10% below the national average and is known for having nationally recognized public schools ranked in the top 500 in the country.  Known as the Carousel Capital of the world, plentiful recreation and leisure activities abound in the area such as hiking, bicycling, tennis, pickleball, skiing, snowmobiling, hunting, and fishing, all to be enjoyed in the area’s four-season climate.  In recognition of the area’s ethnic diversity, there are many excellent dining choices to enjoy, as well as minor league sporting events, opera, and theatre. For the wine connoisseur, the New York State Finger Lakes and Wine Country region is within a 1 ½ hour drive.

About Guthrie:

Guthrie is a fully integrated healthcare system servicing Northeast Pennsylvania and the Southern Tier region of New York. With six hospitals and 76 regional offices in a 13-county catchment area, our team of nearly 1,000 Physicians and Advanced Practitioners provides more than 2 million patient visits annually.

Location:
Binghamton, NY
Opportunity ID:
5e1684a380a4f080b120c0d48de73bdd
Contact Name:
Cathy Hawkes
Contact Title:
Senior Recruiter
Contact Email:
CathyJHawkes@guthrie.org