University of Rochester 81200 Neurosurgical ICU - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available. Shifts and hours flexible, weekends & holidays per unit policy. The goal will be 24/7 coverage over time.

Responsibilities

Exciting opportunity to work in a new ICU Responsibilities include direct care for patients undergoing neurosurgical procedures as well as medical neurology patients. Direct care responsibilities include admission work-ups, daily management (including procedures and transfer/discharge). Other responsibilities include participation in QA/PI, educational conferences and rounds, student precepting, and support of unit based nurses and leadership. Applicant must be motivated, flexible, and independent and possess excellent clinical skills in critical care. Acute Care NP and national certification preferred(certification will be required within 6 months of hire). Neurosurgical or neurology experience is highly preferred. Applicants must have 3-5 years recent relevant experience and be NYS NP eligible.

Qualifications

Nurse Practitioner

Requires a Master's Degree in Nursing or related field and an active New York State license in good standing. Applicants will have 5 years experience as an RN with one to three years of leadership experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. The Nurse Practitioner influences the quality and delivery of care in various roles including consultant, researcher, mentor, and practitioner. This role may be unit, program, or service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives.

Physician Assistant

Completion of an AMA approved Physician Assistant program, licensure in good standing, and certified as a Registered Physician Assistant. Demonstrated clinical competence, superior verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal effectiveness and customer relation skills, computer competence and must have an active desire to learn. This role may be unit, program, or service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives.

Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.

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Job Title: 81200 Neurosurgical ICU - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Location: Critical Care Services

Job ID: 201313

Regular/Temporary: Regular