ARNP - Acute Pain Service/ Anesthesiology - UTower

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Job location: Campus - UHealth/Miller School of Medicine

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2018-11-28
Req: R100025569

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The Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) is a licensed independent member of the health care team (under provision of F.S. 464) who assumes advocacy and responsibility for patients, self and others under his/her direct supervision. At least seventy percent of job is direct health care services provided for patient pain management, which includes diagnosis, prevention and treatment of pain, physical assessments, and pain consultations under the supervision of an Pain Service attending. Approximately twenty percent of job responsibility requires direct health care services relating to pain education of patients and health care teams, documentation, interventions and reassessment. Formal performance improvement activities will revolve around inpatient patient satisfaction scores relating to pain management in collaboration with the individual inpatient units as appropriate. A final ten percent job responsibility requires patient outcomes quality measurement and reporting as it's related to pain management.Minimum Qualifications: Master's degree in Nursing from an accredited program and one (1) year of experience required. Previous experience as an ARNP or a comparable position in a hospital and/or clinical setting. CPR and ACLS certification required. Current/valid Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner license from the state of Florida. Certification by the American Nurses Credentialing Center for Nurse Practitioners preferred. Minimum of three years of clinical experience as a nurse preferred. Minimum of one year of ARNP experience, preferably in perioperative setting preferred.Submission of all requested information to the Credentials Committee through the University of Miami. Ability to operate all types of hospital equipment necessary to provide safe patient care. Ability to demonstrate interviewing skills in obtaining a health history and other related data. Ability to utilize physical assessment technique in the performance of a proper physical examination. UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for. The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical and dental benefits, tuition remission, vacation, paid holidays and much more. Come join us!Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University of Miami School of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

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Posted: 12/21/2018
Application Due: 3/22/2019
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