Instructor (NP/APP MICU)
University of Colorado - School of Medicine
Instructor (NP/APP MICU)
The University of Colorado Denver, Anschutz Medical Campus, Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine Division is seeking applications for energetic, collegial individuals for a full-time Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner OR Physician's Assistant) position to provide daytime and nighttime coverage within the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU) of the University of Colorado Hospital. This position would hold the faculty title of Instructor of Medicine within the School of Medicine, Department of Medicine, Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine Division. The division oversees a regionally and internationally recognized referral center for the care of patients with all forms of pulmonary disease and critical illness. The responsibilities would include the assessment and ongoing management of patients with underlying pulmonary disease and critical illness. The provider would work closely with the physicians (including residents, fellows, and other trainees) within the Medical Intensive Care Unit (MICU).
Direct supervision at all hours by pulmonary and critical care board certified physicians overseeing the MICU with primary reporting to the Pulmonary and Critical Care Lead APP and the MICU Medical Director.
This position requires no supervisory duties.
Inpatient assessment and care of patients with pulmonary complaints and
Inpatient assessment and care of patients with critical medical illness
Assisting physicians in the inpatient care of this same patient population
Scheduling of evaluations and tests
Engaging and communicating with consulting services
Applications are reviewed electronically ONLY, refer to requisition 08999.
Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until position is
Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
Excellent communication skills to interact with multiple medical providers and
Excellent bedside manner and physical exam skills
General Internal Medicine knowledge base (advanced lung disease and critical
illness-related specialized knowledge and skills are desirable, but not required
as they will be obtained as on-the-job training).
Pulmonary Medicine, Intensive Care, or Subspecialty background preferred, but
Nurse Practitioners should be board certified or board eligible for certification in
Physician's Assistants should have acute and/or critical care experience
Eligible or licensed in Colorado (would need to obtain CO license before
Certified to see adolescents and adults
Salary and Benefits:
Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.
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The University of Colorado strongly supports the principle of diversity. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
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Review of applicants will begin immediately and will continue until position is filled.
Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References
Application Materials Instructions:
Applications are accepted electronically at CU Careers, refer to requisition ID:
When applying, applicants must include:
- A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications
- A current Resume/CV
- The names, addresses, daytime telephone numbers and e-mail addresses for three professional references, either attached to your resume/CV or uploaded as a separate document
Please do not submit any of your application material (via email) to the job posting contact.
Job Category: Faculty
Primary Location: Aurora
Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20219 - SOM-MED-Pulmonary Disease
Posting Date: Mar 29, 2017
Closing Date: Ongoing
Posting Contact Name: Rebecca Propes
Posting Contact Email: [email protected]
Position Number: 00732408