University of Rochester Inpatient Nephrology - Nurse Practitioner/Physician AssistantNurse Practitioner, Nsg in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available (40 hours per week), M-F days. No week-ends or holidays.

Responsibilities

Looking for an organized, energetic individual who works well in a team environment to provide direct patient care on our inpatient general nephrology services. This individual should possess excellent communication & documentation skills. Responsibilities will include (but not limited to): Assessment of patients with ESRD who need ongoing dialysis therapy, writing dialysis orders, coordination of care with other inpatient services, and transition from inpatient to outpatient dialysis units. Diagnosis and management of patients with acute kidney injury, electrolyte disorders, and disorders of volume and blood pressure. Management to include prescription of dialysis and CVVHDF when appropriate. The position requires registration in NYS as a Nurse Practitioner and national certification as an NP or a physician assistant with NYS license and national certification. Must have UPIN for Medicare billing or be eligible to apply.

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: Inpatient Nephrology - Nurse Practitioner/Physician AssistantNurse Practitioner, Nsg

Location: Medical Services

Job ID: 208352

Regular/Temporary: Regular