University of Rochester Acute Care/Trauma Surgery - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 220742 in Rochester, New York
Acute Care/Trauma Surgery - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
FT position, D/E, 10 hour shifts, some weekends and some holidays. No call.
Unique opportunity for a motivated APP to participate in the management of patients admitted to the ACS/Trauma service. Role requires APP to work collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team to provide comprehensive clinical care to acute care surgery and trauma patients. APP team rotates inpatient and outpatient coverage. Additional responsibilities will include assisting with trauma resuscitation, OR assist, and development of programs consistent with service priorities. Critical care or surgical background helpful.
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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