Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - NSPG Remote After Hours Call Program (Weekend Coverage Only)

Peabody, MA | Advanced Practice Nurse


Are you an Advanced Practitioner looking for a per diem opportunity to work from the comfort of your own home? We are seeking NPs and PAs with at least 3 years of direct Adult/Family Medicine experience, preferably within an Ambulatory Setting.

General Overview

The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant works remotely as part of our Adult/Family Medicine After Hours Call Program. Telephone calls can range from routine to emergent and may require prescription writing, lab or radiology ordering and interaction with an on-call MD as needed for clinical support. The NP/PA has access to comprehensive patient information via our fully-integrated EMR system, Epic.

There are a variety of shifts available:

  • Weekend Shifts (Friday evening and overnight, Saturday and Sunday days, evenings and overnight to Monday at 8:00 am) - 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm, 9:00 pm - 8:00 am, 8:00 am - 5:00 pm


  • Minimum of 3 years direct Advanced Practitioner Adult/Family Medicine experience required and ambulatory experience is preferred.
  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a Master's degree and NLN approved NP program and possess state licensure to practice in the expanded role. Physician Assistant must have graduated from an accredited PA program.
  • Current Massachusetts state license as a registered nurse practitioner. NCCPA certification licensure is required.
  • Strong triaging skills required.
  • Demonstrated competency in providing comprehensive health care including evaluation, diagnosis and treatment
  • Knowledge of accreditation standards and compliance requirements
  • Use of Electronic Medical Record
  • Must maintain Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) certification
  • Excellent clear verbal communication skills and proficient writing skills required. Experience with Electronic Medical Records (EMR) and EPIC.
  • Strong computer skills required.

Applicants with relevant experience will be considered. North Shore Medical Center is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer. Minorities and women are strongly encouraged to apply. Pre-employment drug screening is required.

Why North Shore Physicians Group?

You’ll practice at the leading edge of patient-focused medicine in one of New England’s most scenic and historic locations. And you’ll make a difference every single day. Make your move to NSPG. We’re one team, with one focus. Join us.

With NSPG you’ll experience:

Excellent quality of life

The North Shore area offers:

  • Communities with varied and rich histories and convenient access to museums, art, restaurants and shops.
  • Natural beauty, handsome architecture and vivid history — only 15 miles north of Boston.
  • 30 miles of gorgeous rocky coastline with breathtaking beaches and harbors.
  • World-class sailing and close proximity to the mountains and picturesque New England.
  • Easy access to a multitude of universities, colleges, and public and private schools.

Clinical excellence

  • Our practices are certified Level 3 NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Homes.
  • For the fifth year in a row, North Shore Medical Center has been ranked a top regional hospital in Boston and Massachusetts by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Our affiliate, Massachusetts General Hospital, is one of U.S. News & World Report’s top three Honor Roll hospitals in America.
  • NSPG and NSMC use the Epic EMR that integrates patient care through the Partners HealthCare System, including Massachusetts General Hospital and Brigham and Women’s Hospital.

Career advancement

  • Grow, learn and develop new practice innovations.
  • Continue your medical education.
  • Make academic connections and explore teaching opportunities.
  • Explore leadership opportunities.
  • Develop clinical and administrative career ladders.

A supportive practice environment

  • Collaborative professionals.
  • Patient-centered care model.
  • Leadership that listens and values your contributions and ideas.
  • Autonomy and respect for your skills and expertise.
  • Excellent salary and benefits.


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