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Health Department of Northwest Michigan's team is made up of nurses, community health coordinators, sanitarians, accountants, IT professionals, mental health professionals, nurse practitioners, public health techs, administrative professionals, and more. Our team is dedicated to promoting well-being, preventing disease and protecting the environment in the communities in which we live, work and play.

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Seeking one full-time NP or two part-time NPs.

This is a challenging and rewarding position working in a Child and Adolescent Health Center near Mancelona Public Schools. This position provides and coordinates health care in accordance with State and Federal regulations, program guidelines, and the nursing standards of care (assessment of health status, diagnosis, development of plan of care and treatment, implementation of treatment plan, and evaluation of patient status) in collaboration with other healthcare and multidisciplinary team members, and assumes responsibility and accountability for health promotion and/or maintenance activities. Overall supervision of the Center, including direct staff supervision, is a key responsibility.

Applicants must possess strong program and team leadership skills, effective interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills, organizational skills, and the ability to work independently, as well as part of a cohesive team, while delivering services through in-person and telehealth clinical settings.

Experience in child and adolescent health preferred, but not required. Advanced Practice Nursing License in the State of Michigan required, along with a valid driver's license and automobile insurance.

This position may require travel to any of our four counties of service (Antrim, Charlevoix, Emmet, and Otsego) but is primarily based in Antrim County.

Interested and qualified applicants should submit a (1) cover letter, (2) resume, [3) completed HDNW job application and (4) copy of current professional license to careers@nwhealth.org. ***All four items must be submitted. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.*** This position will remain open until filled. First round interviews will be conducted via Teams or Zoom.

This challenging and rewarding position works with children, adolescents and families providing assessment, education, and support in a school setting located within Petoskey Public Schools.

Nursing experience in pediatrics or community health nursing is preferred, but not required. Applicants must hold a current license to practice as a Registered Nurse in the State of Michigan. A BSN degree is preferred. A valid driver's license and automobile insurance are also required.

We offer a full time day schedule (occasional evenings) during the school year, with no weekends or holidays, and minimal days worked during the summer, competitive wages, generous time off, and an excellent benefit plan. If you are interested in nursing that focuses on education and making a difference in the lives of families, we want to talk with you.

This position is a 0.8FTE and will work with numerous school districts and requires occasional travel within the County.

Interested and qualified applicants should submit a (1) cover letter, (2) resume, [3) completed HDNW job application and (4) copy of current professional license to careers@nwhealth.org. ***All four items must be submitted. Incomplete submissions will not be considered.***

This position will remain open until filled, with application materials received by Monday, February 6, 2023 receiving first consideration.


Employee Benefits

Our full-time staff have:
  • Insurance
  • Health Care Savings Account
  • PTO (Paid Time Off) Days
  • Paid Bereavement
  • Retirement (Employer match %)
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Wellness Program

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Student Internship Opportunities

Students seeking an Observation Experience that equates to 1 week or less of observation with a HDNW employee in a clinic or in the field should send an email to PHExperience@nwhealth.org outlining their request.

Students seeking an Internship for 1 or 2 semesters must complete the Student Observation/Internship Request Form and provide the following documents:

  • Cover Letter
  • Resume
  • Course syllabus, if applicable
  • Specified course requirements, if applicable

Please send required documents and any questions to PHExperience@nwhealth.org. This email is monitored regularly and an HDNW staff member will follow-up with you as soon as possible.