Southwest Network

Chandler, Arizona, United States

Primary Care Physician or Family Nurse Practitioner

Posted over 1 month ago

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Job Description

You will work to help our members manage and improve their physical health. You will collaborate with psychiatrists, counselors, substance abuse specialists and others who will treat behavioral health and substance abuse conditions while you treat physical health conditions, all with the full support and assistance of a professional clinical team.

This is a unique opportunity to increase your skill set. Youll learn about working with the seriously mentally ill and their challenges, as well as their unique gifts. Youll also learn about collaborating in an integrated care setting, where youll make new connections and discover new opportunities.

A complete job description is available upon request.


Education, Certification, and Experience Requirements

  • Must possess one of the following:
    • Medical degree with appropriate training and two (2) or more years' experience
    • Completion of an accredited nurse practitioner program required; must possess Certification
    • At least one (1) year experience as a full-time nurse practitioner with prescriptive authority following N.P. licensure
    • Licensed to practice medicine by the State of Arizona; eligible for Board certification; valid DEA certification required.
    • Must maintain current CPR, First Aid, and Therapeutic Options certifications (offered through Southwest Network)
    • Must maintain a valid Arizona driver's license and car insurance
    • Must be at least 21 years of age.

Knowledge, Ability, and Skills

  • Requires knowledge of the principles and practices of preventive medicine.
  • Requires knowledge of state and federal laws pertaining to medicine and community health, as well as knowledge of the structure and function of community health centers.
  • Must have the ability to maintain excellent member and family relationships and provide excellent customer service.
  • Requires effective written, verbal and interpersonal communication skills
  • Ability to stay organized and have critical thinking, time management and problem solving skills are a must.
  • Ability to utilize multiple types of office equipment (i.e. phones, copier, fax, etc.)
  • Ability to type 25 to 40 WPM is preferred
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office software
  • Must be able to utilize the internet and various web browsers


  • This position is offered at a fair, competitive salary.
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision insurance
  • Health Savings and Flex Spending account options
  • Paid sick, vacation and holiday time (10 paid holidays per year!)
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Retirement plan (403b) with company match
  • Disability insurance
  • Basic life insurance with the option to purchase supplemental insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Employee Discounts

When you consider everythingthe salary, the benefits, the ongoing training and support we offer, and the impact youll have on the lives of othersit could be the right opportunity for you.

Any offer of employment is contingent upon verification of education, employment, driving record and auto insurance, and completion of a criminal background check and drug testing.

Southwest Network is an equal opportunity employer.


For adults with serious mental illness, recovery and success in life depends on good mental and physical health, as well as having satisfying relationships, safe housing, purpose in life, a sense of belonging, and hope for the future. We help people define their personal goals for recovery and manage their symptoms so they can achieve those goals. With our integrated health services, care and support, they discover strengths they didnt know they had and are able to build futures filled with hope, meaning, and wellness


Southwest Network provides integrated behavioral and physical health services, caring for both the mind and body for whole health and wellness. We provide treatment programs for seriously mentally ill adults and children and adolescents with complex emotional and behavioral needs. We are committed to their recovery, and we work together to offer hope, support individual goals, encourage self-sufficiency, and change lives. We do whatever is needed for the individuals and families we serve.

We truly understand how important our employees are to those they care for, and how critical they are to our mission. As one of our employees, we will look after as many of your professional and personal needs as we can and make sure your work environment is productive, yet pleasant and informal. We are committed to offering you opportunities for personal and career growth, and we value and reward innovation, collaboration, dedication, and strength.