Nurse Practitioner

Location
Manhattan, KS KS
Posted
Aug 08, 2017
Faculty Jobs
Health & Medical, Nursing
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

General Description of Position: The Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for providing healthcare to KSU students.   They will also be expected to work independently in accordance with the Kansas Nurse Practice Act established treatment protocols and Medical Staff Rules and Regulations. Diversity and Inclusion: Kansas State University embraces diversity, and promotes inclusion in every sector of the institution. The university established the Office of Diversity, led by the associate vice provost for diversity and a dedicated staff.  Additionally, each college has a designated Diversity Point Person to provide insight and guidance.  

Kansas State University received the prestigious Higher Education Excellence in Diversity, or HEED, award from Insight Into Diversity magazine for the past three years.  Multicultural students account for 15 percent of our student population, a university record and continuing trend.

Job Description:
  • Evaluate the physical and psychological health status of the patient through a comprehensive health history and physical examination.

  • Order and interpret appropriate laboratory tests, x-rays, EKG and comparable procedures.

  • Plan, implement, and evaluate an individualized plan of care based on assessment of normal/abnormal findings from the history, physical examination, laboratory reports and existing protocols.

  • Assess the need for consultation and collaboration with other healthcare team members: refer patient to appropriate campus/community resources. Serve as consultant to other nursing personnel in areas of physical assessment and healthcare planning.

  • Initiate and maintain records pertinent to care provided to the patient, legal documents, and other health/nursing care reports. When appropriate, participate in joint review of services rendered, guidelines and protocols. This may include chart reviews, case reviews and patient evaluations.

  • Serves on Medical Staff and other committees as requested.

Required Minimum Qualifications:
  • Current Kansas License to practice as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

  • Graduation from a Nursing Education program approved by the Kansas State Board of Nursing

  • 1-2 years experience as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in family practice.

Other Requirements:
  • National Certification as an Advanced Practice Nurse
  • DEA certificate
  • Current Kansas License to practice as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
Special Instructions to Applicants:

Please submit your:

  • Cover letter
  • Resume
  • Three professional references
  • Current licensure.
Screening of Applications Begins: Screening begins immediately, and continues until position is filled. Salary Range / Pay Rate: $69,438 - $114,572 Equal Employment Opportunity: Kansas State University is an Equal Opportunity Employer of individuals with disabilities and protected veterans and actively seeks diversity among its employees. Background Screening Statement: In connection with your application for employment, Kansas State University will procure a Background Screen on you as part of the process of considering your candidacy as an employee.