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Nurse Practitioner Fellowship Program

Providing experience, coaching and confidence

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PCHC’s Nurse Practitioner Residency Program is a 24-month post-graduate Primary Care Residency that provides advanced clinical skills training through fully supervised, direct primary care experience within a community health center.

This intensive program is intended to prepare recently graduated FNPs (0-24 months post-graduation) to function as effective primary care providers who meet the needs of culturally diverse and clinically complex patients typical of community health centers. Candidates will independently, and incrementally, develop and maintain a continuity panel of patients, while enhancing skills in best clinical practices, population health management, and advanced practice team care that are proven to improve clinical outcomes and provider resiliency.

THE PROGRAM BENEFITS INCLUDE

  • Weekly group didactic sessions
  • Population Health panel management
  • Advanced team-based care
  • Full-time employment
  • Robust benefits package
  • Specialty rotations within the health centers
  • Full-time precepting for all clinic sessions
  • Intensive EMR training & documentation tips
  • Upon successful completion of program, opportunity for continued employment

Dr. Jennifer Raney, Program Director, completed her family practice residency at Brown University and leads with 16+ years of educational and clinical experience from diverse settings including community health centers, private practice, in-patient care, after-hours urgent care and student health clinics. Dr. Raney trains fellows to develop as a member and leader within an interdisciplinary care team; develop skills to best utilize clinical and financial resources; improve patient care outcomes; and improve clinical confidence particularly in meeting needs of complex patients.

Seeking Nurse Practitioners who want to train to make a difference everyday.

Next available program begins October, 2020.

Applications available January, 2020.

Application deadline May 1, 2020.

Residency is full-time, 40 hours per week.

Questions?

Please contact Anny Naya , PCHC Director of Provider Recruitment
anaya@providencechc.org

How to Apply

Providence Community Health Centers’ Nurse Practitioner Residency program accepts applications on a rolling basis.

Next available program begins October, 2020

  • Visit our career portal:

    Click here to APPLY
  • As part of the application process you will be asked to upload your resume and answer three essay questions.

    To prepare you, here is information about the essay questions:

    The guiding principles of Providence Community Health Center’s Nurse Practitioner Fellowship
    include community, cooperative spirit and a commitment to lifelong learning. In carefully selecting
    candidates for the 12-month fellowship program, PCHC requires candidates to provide shortanswers
    (maximum 300 words per question) to the following questions:

    1. Why is a post-graduate NP residency program appealing to you? How does a program such as
      the one here at PCHC relate to your short and long term professional goals?
    2. Please elaborate on your interest in providing care in a community health center setting. What life experiences and goals contribute to your motivation to seek this opportunity specifically? How do you envision helping to address the health care disparities that historically affect members of community health centers such as PCHC?
    3. The advanced practice medical home model currently implemented at PCHC depends on an interdisciplinary team to provide high quality, patient-centered care. Communication and collaboration are critical to team success. How will you be an asset to this program and your clinical care team? Are there challenges that you anticipate this environment will present for you?