University of North Texas Health Science Center - Assistant/Associate Professor

Location
Fort Worth
Posted
Feb 19, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
The University of North Texas Health Science Center's Center for Geriatrics, within the Institute for Healthy Aging is seeking a qualified Palliative Medicine Nurse Practitioner. The Center for Geriatrics has the goal of strengthening Geriatric education and training programs and empowering seniors to help them stay healthy enough to lead the best quality of life possible through direct patient care. This position includes, but is not limited to: * Teaching of medical students, residents and Geriatric fellows.* Clinical geriatrics care involving the continuum care.* Opportunities for clinical research in Alzheimer's disease and End-of-Life Care.* Credentialing assistance, paid liability insurance, CME and vacation package. * Opportunity to work with local hospitals, nursing and hospice facilities. * Pay based on MGMA standards and commensurate with experience. * Health and retirement benefits as a full-time state employee. The University of North Texas System is firmly committed to equal opportunity and does not permit - and takes actions to prevent - discrimination, harassment (including sexual violence), and retaliation on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, family status, genetic information, citizenship or veteran status in its application and admission processes, educational programs and activities, facilities, and employment practices. The University of North Texas System immediately investigates and takes remedial action when appropriate. The University of North Texas System also takes actions to prevent retaliation against individuals who oppose a discriminatory practice, file a charge, or testify, assist or participate in an investigative proceeding or hearing.