• Nurse Practitioner (NP) / Physicians Assistant (PA)

    Location US-NY-Ithaca
    740 South Meadow Street
    Job Type
    # of Openings Remaining
    25 – 50%
  • Position Summary

    As one of Upstate New York’s fastest growing urgent care providers, we’re looking for professionals that demonstrate a continual commitment to provide the highest quality, patient-centered care in a warm and friendly setting.  As a WellNow (formerly Five Star Urgent Care) team member, you will find a medical community in which you are supported in your growth as a medical professional. 


    Full-time Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants can expect to earn an average salary of $151,000 or more, plus an additional monthly bonus.  In addition to this generous salary, we offer a flexible work schedule and a comprehensive benefit package which includes medical, FSA/HSA, dental, Life & AD&D, Vision, 401(k) with a generous company match, and paid time off.


    We are seeking an experienced, friendly and motivated full-time or part-time physician assistant or nurse practitioner who can treat patients kindly and efficiently.  This person will be a part of a team that is dedicated to improving the quality and delivery of healthcare to our urgent care patients in an innovative setting.


    • Examines, diagnoses, and treats patients of all ages with acute illnesses and injuries or exacerbations of chronic disease
    • Orders evidence-based testing, prescribes medications and refers to outside specialist as required
    • Provides occupational medicine services, including DOT exams and the treatment of Worker’s Compensation injuries
    • Performs pre-participation physicals for camps, sports and employment
    • Utilizes telemedicine platform to evaluate and treat patients off-site in addition to providing in person care
    • Maintains patient charts accurately and comprehensively
    • Documents patient information in Electronic Medical Record (EMR)

    Minimum Education and Experience

    • Two years of emergency medicine or one year of emergency medicine combined with two years experience in high volume urgent care, which includes the ability to manage adult and pediatric patients. Other specialties will not be considered.
    • Ideal candidate will have experience working in both a fast track and main emergency department setting
    • Able to work independently and serve as a leader for the team
    • Excellent bedside manner and interpersonal skills


    • Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program

    Required License or Certification:

    • Licensure in the State of New York as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner required
    • Must have no restrictions to practice in the State of New York



    All qualified applicants will be afforded equal employment opportunities without discrimination because of race, creed, color, national origin, sex, age, disability or marital status.


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