University of Rochester Center for Perioperative Medicine - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in Rochester, New York

Schedule

FT position available, primarily days, Monday – Friday

Responsibilities

Primarily responsible for working with preoperative surgical patients at Strong Hospital and the Center for Perioperative Medicine to ensure the patient is optimally prepared for surgery with a goal of preventing cancellation and avoiding day of surgery delays. Work collaboratively with anesthesiologists, surgeons, and nursing staff. Will work with Adult and pediatric patients. NYS FNP/PA licensure, MS degree, 3-5 years medical/surgical experience preferred.

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: Center for Perioperative Medicine - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Location: Surgical Department

Job ID: 209907

Regular/Temporary: Regular