Temporary/Seasonal Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Locum Tenens

Job Overview:

We are seeking a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for a temporary/seasonal position in Plymouth, MA. This role involves providing healthcare services to pediatric patients on weekends and weekdays.

Key Responsibilities:

- Conduct well-child exams, developmental screenings, and education for patients from birth through young adulthood.

- Diagnose and treat common childhood illnesses.

- Order and interpret diagnostic tests and communicate results to patients and families.

- Prescribe medications following organizational and regulatory guidelines.

- Maintain accurate patient records in the electronic medical record system.

- Collaborate with interdisciplinary teams for patient care planning.

- Promote health maintenance, disease prevention, and health promotion through patient education.

- Ensure a safe environment for patients and staff.

- Utilize community resources effectively.


- Master's degree in Nursing or Physician Assistant Studies.

- American Nurses Association (ANA) certification as a pediatric or family nurse practitioner, or NCCPA Certification.

- Current Massachusetts Pediatric Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) license, or PA License.

- Current Massachusetts controlled substance and DEA licensure.

- Current CPR BLS certification.

- Minimum of two years of pediatric urgent care Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant experience.

Pay and Benefits:

- Hourly rate: $50.00 - $75.00

- Benefits: 401(k) with matching, dental, health, vision, and life insurance, flexible spending account, paid time off.


- Weekdays, weekends, and some holidays as needed.