Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Primary Care Team Lead (Internal Applicants Only)

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Allyson Creamer

IU Health Ball Memorial
Muncie, IN
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Preferred Specialty:
Nurse Practitioner, Primary Care
Physician Assistant, Primary Care

IU Health Ball Physicians has an opportunity for an internal Acute Geriatric Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to help lead our established and knowledgeable Primary Care team at our IU Health Blackford, Upland, and Portland Primary Care offices!

This position is open to internal providers within IU Health who are looking to take that next step in their career.

Opportunity Details

  • Full Time, Day Shift 
  • 36 hours/week clinical time & 4 hours/week team lead responsibilities
  • No Call
  • No weekends or nights
  • Join a team of 8 Physicians and 12 APPs 
  • 100% outpatient

Key responsibilities

  • Will be expected to commute to all 3 practice locations (Blackford PC, Upland PC, and Jay PC)
  • Expected patient volume close to 50-60/week 
  •  Under the supervision of the Service Line leadership, assists with planning and directing the operational activities of Service Line operated by the organization. Oversees to the organization policies and proper communication to and involvement of subordinate personnel. Plans, organizes and directs daily operations to include staffing, practice growth and improvement, and customer service. 


  • Master's Degree required
  • Must be AGNP, ANP, FNP or PA Board Certified 
  • Must be an internal provider currently practicing within the IU Health System 
  • Must have at least 1 year of APP experience 

Community Description

Enjoy an affordable cost of living in Muncie, Indiana, while taking advantage of the many world-class amenities this community has to offer. One visit to Muncie, rich with history, recreation and festivals, will win you over!

  • Home of Ball State University, offering exceptional education, collegiate sports and entertainment
  • Arts and culture for all ages at the Muncie Civic Theatre, Minnetrista cultural center, David Owsley Museum of Art and one of the largest planetariums in the Midwest
  • Some of Indiana's top-ranked schools, including the Indiana Academy for Science, Math and Humanities, the Burris Laboratory School and Yorktown Community Schools
  • Ranked by Niche in 2023 as one of the top 20 counties to live in Indiana
  • Outdoor recreation includes boating, fishing and camping at the Prairie Creek Reservoir, golfing, or hop on the state's longest span of recreational trails on the Cardinal Greenway
  • Wineries, unique shopping and local cuisine, and outdoor music and food festivals
  • Quick drive to Indianapolis and the suburbs of Fishers and Noblesville, as well as Chicago and Cincinnati

Client Description

IU Health Ball Memorial Physicians represents more than 200 physicians in 49 medical specialties. The physicians & advanced practice providers are committed to providing patient-focused, quality care throughout east central Indiana.

IU Health Ball Memorial Physicians is a member of Indiana's most comprehensive healthcare system (ranked No. 1 in the state by U.S. News & World Report). Our unique partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine, one of the nation's leading medical schools, gives our physicians & advanced practice providers access to innovative treatments and therapies.

IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, the region’s main campus, is home to the largest teaching center outside of Indianapolis. Training for three residency programs and first and second year medical students is embedded within the hospital.

At IU Health, we are committed to advancing a culture where all people can come together while we work to equitably improve the health of all Hoosiers. Working together, our health system fosters an environment in which differences are respected and valued. 

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We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state, or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Healthcare System/Hospital Description

At IU Health, you’ll find the most skilled network of primary care physicians in Indiana. Backed by the extensive resources and technology of the IU Health community, our primary care physicians and advanced providers practice at 50+ offices throughout the state of Indiana. Practice locations range from rural primary care clinics to faculty roles in metro areas with the Indiana University School of Medicine.