University of Rochester Electrophysiology - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available, M-F, no weekends and holidays or on call responsibilities

Responsibilities

The Electrophysiology Nurse Practitioner (EPNP) provides patient care in the outpatient setting as part of the Electrophysiology Service/Cardiology Unit for the Department of Medicine at Strong Memorial Hospital. The role of the EPAPP includes but is not limited to managing cardiology patients scheduled for procedures in the EP Lab (i.e.: EP testing, radiofrequency ablations, tilt table testing, implantation of permanent pacemakers and cardioverter defibrillators) as well as the follow-up of patients with various arrhythmias in Attending Physician Clinics as well as NP Arrhythmia and Device clinics. The Electrophysiology APP also plays a crucial role in real time analysis of remote pacemaker/ICD monitoring. The EPAPP is responsible for obtaining H & P’s, identifying and managing immediate health care needs and risk factors. This includes documentations of plan of care, with collaborating physicians and coordination of health care with other disciplines as needed. The EPAPP will also support outlying clinics as needed at other institutions covered by the EP service in Hornell and Wellsville. ACNP/ANP/PA preferred. National certification required.

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: Electrophysiology - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Location: Cardiovascular Center

Job ID: 202059

Regular/Temporary: Regular