TB Program APP Needed for Villages in NW AK! Over $28,000 Per Rotation, Starts Fall 2024

4344S – Exceptional Pay and Incredible Opportunity for an APP Who's Passionate About Public Health and Eliminating TB in Native Villages in Alaska!  Pay is $935/day for Every Day You Are On Assignment!

We are currently looking for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner who can do testing, teaching, treating, education, monitoring, evaluation of close contacts, production of data and more.  The position will call for the APP to be one of two primary APP's working with this client's TB program in an effort to help eradicate TB within the region.
Prefer APP with a Master's in Public Health, but an MPH is not required.

 Apply now or give us a call for more details!

Dates: September 2024 to September 2025


  • Locum Tenens
  • Public Health experience preferred
  • Monday to Friday 8am (or 9am) to 5pm 
  • No on call
  • Annual assignment, two rotating providers opposite month on, month off rotations.  
  • Travel to and from other village clinics 
  • Patient Volume Village Clinic – Averages 5 per day


  • Pay: $935 per day for every day you are in the village.
  • Holidays are $1402.50 per day
  • Paid travel day of $935 at the beginning and end of the assignment
  • Housing and travel expenses included and are arranged for you
  • Medical malpractice insurance provided
  • 1099 contractor position
  • Enjoy practicing meaningful medicine in these deserving communities.


  • Active Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant License with State of Alaska
  • BLS, ACLS 
  • Active DEA Registration 
  • Covid Vaccinated with Booster required
  • Minimum of two (2) years of experience in infectious disease, primary care or public health
  • Masters in Public health preferred but not required
  • Must be culturally sensitive and willing to embrace the native community and their culture.

About Us:

At Wilderness Medical Staffing, we know you want a fulfilling career where you can practice meaningful medicine with less burnout. We believe that practicing medicine should be an adventure and understand what it feels like to be in your position because our company was founded by a provider like you over 12 years ago. We’re a purpose-driven locum tenens and permanent placement staffing company that actively staffs over 150 amazing rural and remote locations in the northwest United States and Alaska.


Apply here, learn more by visiting www.wildernessmedicalstaffing.com, or contact a recruiter today to inquire about our open and upcoming positions.


All inquiries are confidential.



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