University of Rochester Pediatric Emergency Department - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 237452 in Rochester, New York
Pediatric Emergency Department - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Job ID 237452Location Pediatric Services Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule
FT position available, rotating D/E/N, 9 & 11 hour shifts, Weekends and Holidays as neededResponsibilities
Position available for NP/PA to work in SMH Pediatric Emergency Department. NP/PAs provide initial urgent and care for patients in an academic level 1 Trauma ED. NP/PAs work collaboratively with Emergency Medicine physician and nursing staff. Patients require evaluation, intervention and disposition. Excellent communication and teamwork required. Prior pediatric advanced practice experience required. Current national certification for NP/PAs required. New graduates will not be considered. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training.Qualifications
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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