Allina Health

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Minneapolis MN
May 15, 2012
May 17, 2012
Healthcare, Nurse
Employment Status
Full Time


Allina Hospitals & Clinics is a not-for-profit system of hospitals, clinics and other health care services with more than 23,500 employees, 5,000 physicians and 2,500 volunteers dedicated to meeting the lifelong health care needs of patients and communities throughout Minnesota and western Wisconsin. Allina is a vibrant, growing organization with opportunities to suit your professional skills and a diverse work environment to match your specific interests. We believe employees are our greatest asset and are dedicated to helping you develop and maximize your professional skills.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital is the largest not-for-profit hospital in the Twin Cities with a longstanding tradition of compassionate care and service; centers of excellence in cardiovascular care, oncology, neuroscience, orthopedics and obstetrics; and leadership in education and clinical research. Located in Minneapolis, Minn., Abbott Northwestern is a 633-bed hospital. Its 5,330 employees and 1,586 physicians care for nearly 370,000 patients and their families each year from the Twin Cities area and throughout the Upper Midwest.

Abbott Northwestern Hospital is proud to be recognized as an ANCC Magnet Hospital.

An established, award-winning Electronic Medical Record is utilized.


Provide assessment, testing and education preoperative surgical patient based on evidence based care. The NP/PA works collaboratively with a physician and other members of the team to provide assessment and education of care, along with coordination of care throughout the system. Provides patient care services to the Preoperative clinic for the Orthopaedic and Spine Institutes and ANW. Will Service primarily adult and geriatric patient populations.



  • Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant certification or license
  • Prefer experienced NP or PA with clinic experience


  • Ability to multi-task, collaborate and communicate with other members of the health care team,work closely with physicians, excellent communication and organization skills, priority setting.
  • Able to function independently and in collaboration with a physician as a part of the team to improve and assess patient care

Licensure/Certifications: BLS, NP or PA

Pay,Benefits, & Work Schedule

  • Full Time, 40 hours per week
  • Day Shift
  • Exempt
  • Non Contract


Location/Community Information

Minneapolis boasts being both cosmopolitan yet small enough that you can find a place to call home whether on a lake, golf course, or in an adjoining suburb. With the fast pace of activity there are professional sports, theater, or enough parks for a quiet walk. The area has numerous schools and colleges, both public or private, and enough teams for all weekend athletes to join.

  • Located in Minneapolis
  • Population = 380,000
  • Service Area = 2,882,245

Community Resource Links:

Community Information                           School Digger

Explore Minnesota                                    MN Dept of Education

Minneapolis St. Paul Magazine              St. Paul Pioneer Press

Twin Cities Living Magazine                   Star Tribune

Closing Statement

If you are interested in becoming part of our award winning team of professionals, please apply online today. Allina Hospitals & Clinics is committed to providing Equal Employment Opportunities to all employees and applicants. EEO / AA


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