Pediatric Acute Care APP Fellowship - Pediatric Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Rochester, NY

Responsibilities

The APP Fellowship in acute care pediatrics is a post graduate, 12-month education program for NPs and PAs interested in working at the University of Rochester Golisano Children’s Hospital. The program will encompass both didactic instruction and clinical experiences targeting new graduate APPs or those with limited acute care pediatric experience. The program will build upon graduate academic training to broaden and develop the fellow’s knowledge and skill set in acute care pediatrics. The program will include side by side education with the Pediatric Residency program and multiple pediatric subspecialty physician fellowships. The program includes core rotations in pediatric cardiac intensive care, pediatric intensive care and pediatric hospital medicine with specialty rotations targeting enhanced education for the acute care pediatric provider. Additional didactics will include: procedural skill labs, high fidelity simulations, and mentorship for QI or research involvement. The ideal candidate will have excellent communication skills, an enthusiasm for learning, a strong work ethic, the ability to work well in a team-based environment, and excellent critical thinking skills. Requirements: Eligible for PNP/PA NYS licensure and national certification.

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 annual salary for this faculty position. Individual salaries will be determined within the job’s salary 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. Incentive-based compensation may also be applicable and will be discussed during the hiring process.

Location: Pediatric Services
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: Full time position available- days and nights with weekends and holidays as needed