Instructor

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DescriptionUniversity of Colorado | CU Anschutz Medical Campus
School of Medicine, Department of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery
Instructor
Position # 00626765 – Requisition #19831

* Applications are accepted electronically ONLY at www.cu.edu/cu-careers *

The University of Colorado 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 Anschutz Medical Campus is a public education, clinical and research facility serving 4,500 students, and a world-class medical destination at the forefront of life-changing science, medicine, and healthcare. CU Anschutz offers more than 42 highly rated degree programs through 6 schools and colleges, and receives over $500 million in research awards each year. We are the single largest health professions education provider in Colorado, awarding nearly 1,450 degrees annually. Powered by our award-winning faculty, renowned researchers and a reputation for academic excellence, the CU Anschutz Medical Campus drives innovation from the classroom to the laboratory to the delivery of unparalleled patient care. Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here. 

Position Emphasis: 

The Division of Pediatric Surgery in the Department of Surgery at the University of Colorado School Of Medicine has a full-time (1.0 FTE) faculty position available at the rank of Instructor for a Pediatric General Surgery Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) or Neonatal Nurse Practitioner (NNP). Under the direction of the full-time faculty or designee, this position provides inpatient and outpatient medical care services at Children’s Hospital Colorado (CHCO).

The candidate will be expected to provide independent clinical services primarily for in the Children’s Hospital of Colorado Level IV Neonatal ICU.  Duties will include primarily inpatient responsibilities related to acute care, trauma and burn patients such as rounding, writing orders/progress notes, consults, discharge, patient assessment, patient education, care coordination, disease management and minor procedures. Close collaboration with pediatric general surgeons, sub-specialty surgeons, emergency medicine physicians, intensivists, residents/fellows and hospital staff will be necessary. Professional interaction with referring physicians and staff, emergency medical personnel and primary care providers is essential. The candidate will provide care to patients in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, acute care areas, and in the outpatient clinics.  The work schedule may include up to 13hr shifts, weekends, and holidays.

 

Salary and Benefits:
The salary range (or hiring range) for this position has been established at $115,000 - $125,000.   

The salary of the finalist(s) selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to, internal equity, experience, education, specialty and training. The above salary range (or hiring range) represents the University’s good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.  The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located at Employee Services.

 

University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus 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 checks for all new employees prior to their employment.

 

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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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Office of Equity: https://www1.ucdenver.edu/offices/equity

 

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.

 



QualificationsMinimum Qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a Master's degree in Nursing and/or a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program
  • Meets and maintains specific requirements of the Nursing Credential Review Board (Nurse Practioner) and the Medical Review Board (Physician Assistant)
  •  Current license to practice as a Nurse Practitioner, Neonatal Nurse Practitioner and/or Physican assistant with prescriptive privileges in the state of Colorado (of those candidates with a Neonatal Nurse Practitioner or Nurse Practitioner degree, an acute care certification is required)
  • Current ATLS or successful completion within one year of hire.
Applicants must meet minimum qualifications at the time of hire.

Preferred Qualifications:

Experience in general surgery, neonatal surgery, critical care, and pediatrics preferred.

First assist or surgical assist certification and experience preferred.



    Job Category: Faculty
    Primary Location: Aurora
    Schedule: Full-time
    Posting Date: Dec 31, 2020
    Unposting Date: Ongoing

     

     

     

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