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University of Rochester Robotics First Assist - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 229038 in Rochester, New York

Robotics First Assist - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Job ID 229038

Location Surgical Department Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule

FT position available


Under the direction of the Director of Perioperative Services and the direction and responsibility of the attending physician , the Mid-level provider (NP or PA) will provide surgical first assistance during the inpatient operative procedure. In addition, the Mid-level provide will be screening patients to determine the needs for medical attention, reviewing patient records to determine health status, taking patient history, performing physical examination, and recording pertinent patient data. Dictates notes for consultations and progress notes with accuracy and efficiency as appropriate per patient. Participates in rounds with the surgeon pre or post-operatively and will assist with the management and coordination of care as appropriate. During emergency situations, the Mid-level provider will be initiating appropriate evaluation and therapy. Preferred Qualifications : Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information. Surgical aseptic technique and experience in robotic surgery: OB/GYN; Cardio Thoracic; General Surgery; Urology; and ENT. Required qualifications: Completion of an accredited graduate-level Advanced Practice Provider (APRN or PA) program. Licensed as an Advanced Practice Provider and American Heart for the Provider BLS. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training .


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 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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