Nurse Practitioner

Aug 31, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Nurse Practitioner

Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Department: Health Services

Position Status: Administrative Exempt Positions

Basic Function:
Management of acute illness, urgent care and chronic health issues in a college health setting.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Performs physical exams, evaluations, order appropriate laboratory and diagnostic testing .
    Interpret findings and develop a follow up plan of care.
    Educate clients about expected outcomes.
    Referrals as needed.
    Excellent communication skills a must.

    Position Requirements

  • Master of Science degree.
  • Advanced practice authorization as a nurse practitioner in Massachusetts.
  • Board certification from an approved professional credentialing body.
  • State controlled substances registration.
  • Federal Drug Enforcement Administration registration.
  • Current CPR/AED certification.
  • Minimum 2 years experience as a Nurse Practitioner.
  • Proficiency in electronic health records.
  • Experience in adolescent medicine preferred.
  • The ability to work as a collaborative team member.

    Posting Date: 08/30/2017

    Open Until Filled: Yes

    Special Instructions to Applicants:

    EEO Information:
    WPI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran status, or disability. We are seeking individuals with diverse backgrounds and experiences who will contribute to a culture of creativity and collaboration, inclusion, problem solving and change making.

    Criminal Background Check Statement:
    A pre-employment criminal records check is required.

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    WPI’s reputation as a rigorous and innovative university rests on the shoulders of its faculty. A highly selective, private technological university and one of the nation’s first, WPI believes that when great minds work together, great advances follow. At WPI the boundaries to multidisciplinary collaboration are low—faculty members, students, and other partners work together on the real-world projects and purposeful research that are hallmarks of the WPI experience. We are most proud of a recent No. 1 ranking for “faculty who best combine research and teaching.” (Wall Street Journal/Times Higher Ed, 2016) Located one hour west of Boston, the university’s campus is in Worcester, Massachusetts, a thriving 21stcentury college city recognized as a growing hub of scientific and technological innovation.

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