University of Rochester Neurosurgery - Inpatient/Outpatient - located in Ithaca, NY - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available, primarily days

Responsibilities

The University of Rochester is seeking a motivated Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistantto join the growing practice of a URMC Neurosurgery located in Ithaca, New York. The practice is in the process of hiring a second neurosurgeon,with whom the NP/PA would also work. Candidates must demonstrate a high level of clinical competence in the coordination of care across the inpatient and outpatient setting, strong communication skills, and a focus upon patient centered care and patient/family satisfaction. Prior experience in the inpatient/outpatient management of Surgery or Neurosurgery patients is desired but not required. Experience in the analysis of outcomes and quality data and patient satisfaction data is a plus. Must be NYS NP licensed. Must possess or obtain national certification within 6 months of hire. QualificationsRequires 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 or APP 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.PA requires completion of an AMA approved PA program, licensure in good standing and certified as a Registered PA.

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: Neurosurgery - Inpatient/Outpatient - located in Ithaca, NY - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Location: Neurology Services

Job ID: 209572

Regular/Temporary: Regular