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Nurse Practitioner - Perioperative Surgical Home


Job Description

The Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) is a care coordination program that serves patients having surgical or interventional procedures at LG Health facilities. The PSH advocates for the surgical patient by collaborating with providers on identified issues or concerns from the time the decision for surgery is made until the patient returns home. The multidisciplinary PSH team has the capacity to do the legwork necessary to ensure a comprehensive patient centered plan is in place prior to the patient presenting at one of LG Health’s facilities for a surgery or invasive procedure. Our goals are to contribute to improving patient outcomes and experiences, costs, and focusing on patient education and advocacy.

Penn Medicine LG Health is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner for the Perioperative Surgical Home (PSH) team. The Nurse Practitioners are an integral part of the PSH team. They work collaboratively with all PSH providers (Administrative Assistants, OR Schedulers, RNs and Anesthesiologists) on a daily basis as well as with other providers and customers beyond the PSH.

Hours:  The position would include 32 hours per week, with hours primarily between 0700 and 1700 Monday through Friday.  No on call, weekends or holidays currently.



  • Valid Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner license and Certificate of Prescriptive Authority in Pennsylvania
  • Valid Pennsylvania Registered Nurse licensure
  • Certification by ANCC or other qualifying agency in area of specialty required.
  • Related experience/clinical training (4-5 years NP experience in Family Medicine, Med/Surg, Emergency Medicine/Urgent Care would be preferred).


Disclaimer: This job description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job.  It is intended to be a reflection of those principal job elements essential for recruitment and selection, for making fair job evaluations, and for establishing performance standards.  The percentages of time spent performing job duties are estimates, and should not be considered absolute.  The incumbent shall perform all other functions and/or be cross-trained as shall be determined at the sole discretion of management, who has the right to amend, modify, or terminate this job in part or in whole.  Incumbent must be able to perform all job functions safely.

Benefits At A Glance:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:

  • 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
  • Child Care Subsidies
  • Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes


PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.


Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

LGH Full Time Posted on 07/27/2023