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University of Rochester Chronic Pain Service - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Chronic Pain Inpatient Service - 229102 in Rochester, New York

Chronic Pain Service - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - Chronic Pain Inpatient Service Job ID 229102

Location Ambulatory Services Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule

FT position available (will consider 20 hour), no weekend, no off shifts

Responsibilities

To provide E&M services to adolescent, adult, and geriatric patients with Inpatient Chronic Pain Service and Integrated Cancer Pain Service as well as outpatient Cancer Pain clinic at the Strong Memorial Hospital. Performs initial assessment, outlines treatment plans, coordinating any interventional procedures for these patients with the attending anesthesiologists. Maintains ongoing coordination with the surgical, orthopedic, pediatric, medical, and oncology services, in ensuring the appropriate care and pain management are undertaken. Participates in QA and treatment-related research undertaken by Anesthesiology providers. Assists in providing education regarding pain management therapies to residents, nursing staff and medical students working with the Chronic Pain Inpatient Service. 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 of 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.

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.

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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