Apr 05, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Description: The Department of Surgery at the Brody School of Medicine is seeking a Physician Extender to coordinate and provide patient care for surgical patients in an outpatient clinic setting. The key responsibilities for this position are patient care in outpatient surgical clinics, case management of bariatric surgery patients, bariatric surgery program coordination, and providing education for patients and families. The successful candidate will be self-directed and will possess excellent interpersonal and documentation skills. Regular work hours are 8am-5pm, Monday through Friday; however work time will vary according to patient schedule. CLINICAL SUPPORT POSITION - NOT SUBJECT TO STATE HUMAN RESOURCES ACT. The ECU Brody School of Medicine is affiliated with Vidant Medical Center. Vidant is the flagship hospital for University Health Systems of Eastern Carolina and serves as the teaching hospital for Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University.

Minimum Qualifications: Graduation from a physician assistant program approved by the N.C. Board of Medical Examiners and "approved to practice medical acts" based on education and experience by the Board of Medical Examiners and two years of experience in the specialty area of assignment; or licensed as a registered nurse by the Board of Nursing and graduation from a nurse practitioner program approved by the N.C. Joint Subcommittee, and two years of experience in the specialty area of assignment; or an equivalent combination of education and experience. All degrees must be received from appropriately accredited institutions.

Special Instructions to Applicants: ********************************************** Please attach documentation of NCCPA, AANP or ANCC certification online. ************************************************************ This position is subject to the Broad Banding Salary Administration Plan. If candidates are not identified at a Physician Extender II level, management may consider candidates at the Physician Extender I level. Pay will be commensurate with applicant's competencies as well as budget, equity, and market considerations.

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