Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner

San Juan Health


San Juan Health is seeking an exceptional Primary Care Physician Assistant (PA) or Nurse Practitioner (NP) to join our growing team and their skills will be utilized at all of our facilities including a new clinic in Spanish Valley which will open later this fall.

This person will provide direct patient care to patients of all ages, infants to geriatrics, in multiple clinics within our organization. The ideal candidate will be able to:

  • Effectively diagnose and provide therapeutic treatments for a wide range of patient needs.
  • Work independently with most patients, using critical thinking and troubleshooting skills to quickly assess and treat patients and/or refer to higher level of care.
  • Order, interpret, and evaluate diagnostic tests.
  • Prescribe and recommend medications or other forms of treatment.

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San Juan Health is the healthcare leader in southeastern Utah. We have three non-profit healthcare facilities that serve local and regional patient needs. San Juan Hospital is a 25-bed critical access hospital with 24/7 emergency services. In addition to San Juan Hospital, we have two Rural Health Clinics (RHCs) – San Juan Clinic Monticello and San Juan Clinic Blanding, that provide a variety of compassionate and caring services Monday through Friday. A third clinic in the Spanish Valley area (south of Moab) will open this fall.

We are driven by a relentless chase of perfection to be the best place to receive care, the best place to work, the best place to practice medicine, and to serve as an invaluable resource to the people and communities we are privileged to serve.

Minimum Requirements

A master’s degree in nursing from an accredited MSN educational program, with evidence of completion of an RN program and Utah State Licensure or a master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from an accredited PA educational program, including National Certification and Utah State Licensure is required. In addition applicant will have a sound understanding and have strict adherence to HIPAA regulations. 


This is a full-time position and will cover all of San Juan Health’s facilities.

San Juan Health offers its employees and their families a benefits package intended to provide financial protection against catastrophic illness and injury, as well as opportunities to accumulate assets for retirement.

We offer our full-time employees health insurance through PEHP with a deductible of $500 per person or $1,000 per family. The employee pays 17% of the premium. Our dental insurance is through MetLife and our vision coverage is with Vision Service Plan (VSP).

We also provide our full-time employees with life insurance and long-term disability coverage at no cost. Additional life insurance can be purchased as well.

For retirement benefits, San Juan Health currently contributes an amount equal to 10% of your gross wages into a traditional 401A retirement account. Employees can also contribute to a 457 account if they choose. Participation in a Flex Spending Account (FSA) is also a benefit option.

San Juan Health provides 7 paid holidays annually, and employees accumulate paid time off (PTO) as they work.

We believe in rural America. The communities of Monticello and Blanding are nestled at the base of the majestic Blue Mountains and the community of Spanish Valley is just outside of Moab with the majestic La Sal Mountains overlooking this growing locale. These small town communities are great places to raise families and find recreational adventure such as hiking, biking, camping, ATV riding, fishing, hunting, and golfing to name a few. Outdoor enthusiast? There are many parks to explore such as: Canyonlands, Needles, Arches, Mesa Verde, Hovenweep, Lake Powell, Bears Ears, and more…