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University of Rochester Neuropalliative Care (Adult Neurology) - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 231531 in Rochester, New York

Neuropalliative Care (Adult Neurology) - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Job ID 231531

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

FT position available, Monday-Friday

Responsibilities

Exciting opportunity to join an interdisciplinary team in caring for adult patients with a variety of progressive neurologic diagnoses, including movement disorders, neuromuscular, neuroimmunologic and dementia-associated conditions. You will partner with nationally-renowned physician experts, dedicated nursing, social work, and technical staff in providing state-of-the art care to patients and families. Major responsibilities include providing direct and indirect care for patients seen in the ambulatory setting. The APP will participate in advanced care planning, and will work closely with hospice services, home care services and social work to reduce hospital readmissions and provide holistic care for patients with debilitating neurologic conditions. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training. The APP will also have the opportunity to participate in research, including observational studies and clinical trials. Requirements: NYS NP or PA license/ CPR, national certification by ANCC or ACNP.

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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