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University of Rochester Neurosurgery - Inpatient/Outpatient - located in Ithaca, NY - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 226964 in Rochester, New York

Neurosurgery - Inpatient/Outpatient - located in Ithaca, NY - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Job ID 226964

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

FT position available, primarily days with one weekend call / month

Responsibilities

The University of Rochester is seeking a motivated APP to join the growing practice of a URMC Neurosurgery located in Ithaca, New York. The practice has 2 Board Certified Neurosurgeons and a Nurse Practitioner. Candidates must demonstrate a high level of clinical competence in the coordination of care across the inpatient and outpatient setting, strong communication skills, and a focus upon patient centered care and patient/family satisfaction. The APP influences the quality and delivery of care in various roles including consultant, researcher, mentor, and practitioner. This role is service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives. Prior experience in the inpatient/outpatient management of Surgery or Neurosurgery patients is highly preferred. Qualifications: Requires a Master's Degree in Nursing. Must be NYS NP licensed. Must possess or obtain national certification within 6 months of hire An NP applicant would need to complete an RNFA course to become certified to assist in the Operating Room. PA requires completion of an AMA approved PA program, licensure in good standing and certified as a Registered PA . The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training.

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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