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University of Rochester Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 233351 in Rochester, New York

Division of Gastroenterology & Hepatology - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Job ID 233351

Location Ambulatory Services Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule

Full Time, Monday through Friday, primarily daytime hours, 8 or 10 hour shifts

Responsibilities

Exciting opportunity to work as part of an interdisciplinary team in the division of gastroenterology and hepatology. Primary responsibilities include direct patient care and treatment of acute illnesses and chronic symptom management in GI patients with specific concentration in hepatology. This includes performing (a) complete history and physicals, (b) follow-up office visits, (c) coordination and follow-up of diagnostic imaging, laboratory testing, and endoscopic procedures, and (d) prescribing medications. Patient education and coordination of services will be integral to this role. Must demonstrate excellent communication skills with an ability to make independent decisions in the management of complex patients. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training. Must be NYS eligible for NP/PA certification.

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.

How To Apply

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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