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

Schedule

FT position, Monday through Friday, primarily days, with rotating call for acute stroke clinical trials.

Responsibilities

This is an opportunity for a highly motivated, independent APP to provide care for patients with cerebrovascular disease in our comprehensive stroke program. Responsibilities include management across the continuum of care for patients admitted to the Stroke Neurology Service and/or seen in the Stroke Ambulatory Clinic. Works within a collaborative practice structure with the Neurology Stroke team.

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: Neurology - Stroke - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Location: Neurology Services

Job ID: 202061

Regular/Temporary: Regular