Emergency Department - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

University of Rochester Rochester, NY

About the Job

Schedule FT position available, rotating D/E/N, 8 10 & 12 hour shifts, Weekends & Holidays as needed Responsibilities Position available for NP/PA to work in SMH Adult ED and Observation Unit. NP/PAs provide initial care in triage, urgent care and acute care for patients in an academic Level 1 Trauma ED with over 100,000 patients visits per year. NP/PAs work collaboratively with Emergency Medicine physician and nursing staff. Patients require evaluation, intervention, and disposition. Excellent communication and teamwork required. Prior advanced practice experience and current national certification for NPs and PAs required. New graduates will not be considered. 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. *EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled* *Job Title:* Emergency Department - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant *Location:* Emergency Department *Job ID:* 201163 *Regular/Temporary:* Regular