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University of Rochester Urgent Care (UC) APP Fellowship - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 219498 in Rochester, New York

Urgent Care (UC) APP Fellowship - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Job ID

219498

Location

Emergency Department

Full/Part Time

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Regular/Temporary

Regular

Schedule

FT position available, rotating D/E, 12 hour shifts, weekends and holiday as needed

Responsibilities

The APP Fellowship Program in Urgent Care Medicine is a six month post-graduate specialty training program for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. The program is 75% clinical and 25% didactic and includes side-by-side education with the URMC Emergency Medicine Physician Residency Program. The APP Fellowship Program includes a core program of Urgent Care Medicine and also several specialty rotations meant to enhance the emergency provider education, including radiology, orthopedics and pediatrics, among others. NP/PA Fellow to provide urgent and acute care for patients in multiple UR Medicine Urgent Care locations, with each site caring for more than 12,000 patients annually. NP/PA Fellows to work collaboratively with Urgent Care Medicine Physician’s, NP’s and PA’s as well as nursing staff. NP/PA Fellows to work collaboratively in multiple sub-specialty areas during their clinical rotations. Excellent communication and teamwork required. Current national certification required. Qualifications: NP requires a Master’s degree in Nursing, an active NYS licensure in good standing and current national certification as a NP. 3 years of experience as an RN with at least one year of leadership experience or equivalent combination of education and experience. PA requires Completion of an AMA approved Physician Assistant program, New York State licensure in good standing and current national certification as a Registered Physician Assistant. Demonstrate 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. Additional Fellowship application requirements can be found on-line at: https://www.urmc.rochester.edu/emergency-medicine/education/fellowship/app-fellowship-program-in-urgent-care-medicine.aspx Application Deadline: March 2, 2020.

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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