This is an Advanced Practice Professional (APP) job opening. Both qualified NP and PA applicants will be considered.
PAs are directed to apply to job # 171079 and NPs are directed to apply to job # 171078
A total of one(1), 1.0 FTE, Advanced Practice Professional (either NP or PA) will be hired to fill this job opening.
Physician extender at a university based health system responsible for the care of inpatients admitted to the Gynecologic Oncology Service.
Work closely with the house officers in the evaluation and management to this patient population.
Participate in daily morning rounds.
Ensure timely documentation of daily progress notes and operative notes.
Order and interpret diagnostic, laboratory and radiologic studies.
Process patient care orders using the electronic ordering system.
Respond to floor calls from nursing and allied health personnel.
Obtain surgical consents.
Perform wound dressing changes and obtain tissue culture specimens.
Effectively communicate with members of consulting services to ensure timely patient care.
Participate in the evaluation and development of recommendations for consult patients.
Prepare discharge summaries, write prescriptions, including narcotic prescriptions.
Coordinate discharge care and follow-up.
Provide patient education.
A successful candidate will work in coordination with additional advance practice professionals within the division to ensure coverage of all services.
NOTE: This position is also posted in the Registered Nurses job family under number 171079 for NPs to apply.
Required Qualifications (NP):
Current licensure as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of Michigan.
Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner specialty certification in the State of Michigan.
Current specialty certification as an Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner or Family Nurse Practitioner.
Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program.
Certification as a Nurse Practitioner recognized by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN).
Required Qualifications (PA):
Current license to practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Michigan.
Satisfactory completion of a Physician Assistant program accredited by Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) or one of its predecessor agencies, CAHEA or CAAHEP.
Certification by the National Commission on Certification for Physician Assistants (NCCPA).
Required (NP and PA):
Minimum of two (2) years' experience with surgical patient population.
NOTE: Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the credentialing and privileging process.
NOTE: Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position.
RESUME REQUIRED (for both internal & external applicants):
You must attach a complete and accurate resume to be fully considered for this position.
Demonstrated excellent interpersonal and patient service skills.
Demonstrated ability to prioritize, problem solve, and delegate effectively and efficiently.
Ability to work with minimal supervision and as part of a collaborative team on the Gynecology Oncology Service and with other mid-level providers.
Demonstrated leadership in a professional healthcare setting and other professional activities.
Operating Room experience
Hours: 40 hours per week which may include weekend hours
Shifts: Day shift, some flexibility in scheduling required
Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the credentialing and privileging process.
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Under Michigan law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of transfer or employment for this position.
If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with Physician Assistant opportunities please contact Nurse and Physician Assistant Recruitment at (734) 936-5183 or e-mail UMHS_PArecruit@med.umich.edu. For a current listing of all open PA job opportunities at Michigan Medicine, please visit www.UMHSpa.org.
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Internal Number: 171079
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