Instructor-ALD Lung Nodule APP

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University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus

School of Medicine-Department of Medicine: Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medcine

Instructor: Advanced Lung Disease-Lung Nodule APP

Position #752314- Requisition 14535

The University of Colorado Denver l Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.

The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is a comprehensive urban research university serving more than 28,000 students in metropolitan Denver and online. We award nearly 4,000 degrees each year, including more graduate and professional degrees than any other Colorado public institution. With our solid academic reputation, award-winning faculty and renowned researchers, we offer 119 highly rated degree programs through 13 schools and colleges. The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is well known for its distinctive and highly productive research programs, its world-class health facilities at the Anschutz Medical Campus and its well-established partnerships in business, industry and government. These campuses currently have over $400 million in research awards each year. In addition to the wide array of health-related programs and facilities offered at our Anschutz Medical Campus, a significant number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs are taught at our comprehensive campus in the heart of downtown Denver. Denver is one of America's most vibrant urban centers and the downtown campus, located just steps from the Denver Center for Performing Arts and the LoDo District, affords our students, faculty and staff access to a broad array of academic, professional, community, recreational and cultural outlets.

Nature of Work:
The Division of Pulmonary Sciences and Critical Care Medicine is seeking an energetic individual for a full-time Nurse Practitioner position within the Advanced Lung Clinic in the Comprehensive Lungs and Breathing (CLB) Program of the University of Colorado Hospital. The position would hold the title of Instructor of Medicine within the Pulmonary and Critical Care Division of the University of Colorado. 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. The provider would work closely with the physicians within the Comprehensive Lung and Breathing Program and would have the opportunity to care for patients within the Complex Airway and Lung Nodule clinics. The provider would participate in multi-disciplinary conferences for these respective clinics and help gather and present data within these conferences and would see in-patients with the Complex Airway group.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Outpatient assessment and care of patients with pulmonary complaints and disease.

  • Assisting physicians in the outpatient care of this same patient population

  • Participation in multi-disciplinary conferences and presentation of patients within these same conferences.

  • Follow-up care: phone follow-up, clinic visits for continuity, medication and monitoring.

  • Scheduling of evaluations and tests

  • Engaging and communicating with consulting services

  • Enrollment and follow-up of patients in clinical trials, where appropriate

PLEASE NOTE: Candidates will be responsible for travel expenses related to the interview process and any relocation expenses.

Salary and Benefits:

The hiring salary for this position is negotiable and commensurate with skills and experience. This position is not eligible for overtime compensation.

The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

The University of Colorado Denver is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.

The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Alternative formats of this ad are available upon request for persons with disabilities.

Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.


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Diversity and Equity:

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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. 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.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) training
  • Licensed in or eligible for CO medical license
  • Certified to see adolescents and adults

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Pulmonary Medicine background
  • General Internal Medicine knowledge-base
  • Advanced lung disease specialized knowledge and skills
  • Excellent bedside manner & physical exam skills
  • Excellent communication skills to interact with multiple medical providers across different disciplines

Special Instructions to Applicants:Only Electronic Submissions are accepted. REQUIRED APPLICATION MATERIALS: 1) A letter of application which specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications. 2) A current resume/CV. 3) A list of 3 to 5 professional references. Your references can be provided on your Resume or CV, but must be provided.

Reference checks are a standard step in our hiring process. You may be asked to provide contact information, including e-mail addresses, for up to 5 references if you are referred to the Hiring Authority for an interview. We will notify you prior to contacting both on and off-list references.

Application Materials Required:Cover Letter, Resume/CV, List of References

Application Materials Instructions:APPLICATION DEADLINE: Review of applications will be immediately and continue until the position is filled.

Job Category: Faculty

Primary Location: Aurora

Department: H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus - 20219 - SOM-MED-Pulmonary Disease

Schedule: Full-time

Posting Date: Aug 29, 2018

Closing Date: Ongoing

Posting Contact Name: Rebecca Propes

Posting Contact Email: [email protected]

Position Number: 00752314





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Posted: 10/29/2018
Application Due: 12/28/2018
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