Specialist-Outreach

Location
East Lansing, Michigan
Posted
Sep 22, 2017
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution

Job no: 4834
Work type: Faculty/Academic Staff
Major Administrative Unit / College: College Of Osteopathic Medicine
Department: Neurology And Ophthalmology Com 10034625
Salary: Salary Commensurate with Experience
Location: East Lansing
Categories: Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Health Care Professional

 

Position Title/Rank

Specialist-Outreach

Position Summary

Nurse Practitioner will work independently and in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals to provide health care across the continuum of care for patients with Neurological disorders including geriatric neurology, Alzheimer's and general neurology.  The nurse practitioner provides specialty care with aspects of medical care, focusing on the patient as a whole person.  The provision of care includes but is not limited to: comprehensive assessment, ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescription of pharmacological agents and treatments, and non-pharmacological therapies.  Will provide teaching to patients and families related to disease management, awareness and prevention.  Assumes lead roles in educational projects, course development and presentations.  Will participate in research projects in conjunction with departmental faculty.

Department Website Address

www.neurology.msu.edu 

Minimum Qualifications

One to two years of post-bachelor degree work such as a masters of nursing; requires possession of a current license to practice as a registered nurse and specialty certification as a nurse practitioner in the State of Michigan.

Desired Qualifications

Neurology and geriatric experience is strongly preferred.  Excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills.  Demonstrated leadership ability.  Flexibility to adjust schedule to meet patient and staff needs.  Ability to manage time and stress effectively and adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.  Two to five years of clinical and research experience is preferred 

Health Risk/Physical Demands

Patient Contact

Review of Applications begins on

02-15-2017 

Required Applicant documents

Resume/CV; Cover Letter

Special Instructions to Applicants

Three letters of recommendation will be required and should be sent to Andrea Bozoki, MD, MSU Department of Neurology, 788 Service Road, B-401 Clinical Center, East Lansing, MI  48824

Number of Reference Letters Required

No letters required

Advertised: Apr 26, 2017 Eastern Daylight Time
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