University of Rochester Emergency/OBS Unit - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 224569 in Rochester, New York
Emergency/OBS Unit - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
FT positions available, permanent nights, 8 & 12-hour shifts, weekends and holidays per unit policy.
Looking for experienced NP/PA to work to permanent nights – responsibilities will be patient focused and encompass admission, discharge and overall management of patients triaged from ED as needing observation level care. This will be a high through put unit with patients typically staying 24 to 48 hours with diagnoses such as R/O MI, pneumonia, cellulitis, etc. NP’s/PA’s will function with a high degree of autonomy but will work closely with the leadership team to ensure quality of care and compliance with standards/guidelines. Recent experience in acute care of ED helpful and applicants must be NYS NP/PA eligible. New graduates will not be considered.
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.
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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