43400 - Heart Failure/Ventricular Assist Device/Heart Transplant Unit - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Rochester, NY

Responsibilities

Opportunity for a motivated APP to work with an interdisciplinary team caring for patients with advanced heart failure. The NP/PA will work in the acute inpatient setting with heart failure, heart transplant and left ventricular assist device patients admitted to the hospital. Responsibilities include daily management of heart failure patients, admission/discharges, acute patient care, involvement in program projects and quality improvement. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), Using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training. Must be NYS NP licensed, board certified (or eligible), MS degree, ACNP preferred or NYS PA license, board certified. 3 years of experience preferred however will consider exceptional new grads.

Qualifications

Nurse Practitioner

Require a Master’s degree (or pending) as a Nurse Practitioner, an active New York State Registered Nurse license in good standing, an active/pending New York State Nurse Practitioner licensure in good standing and current/pending national certification as an Nurse Practitioner.

Physician Assistant

Requires completion (or pending) of an ARC-PA approved Physician Assistant program, an active/pending New York State Physician Assistant licensure in good standing and current/pending national certification as a Physician Assistant by the NCCPA ( National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants)

NPs and PAs will demonstrate clinical competence, superior verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal effectiveness and customer relations skills, computer competence and must have an active desire to learn. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training.

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.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $44.71 - $67.07

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum compensation for this job. Individual annual salaries/hourly rates will be set within the job’s compensation range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations.

Location: Cardiovascular Center
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: FT position available, D/N, weekends & holidays per unit staffing plan.