NURSE PRACTITIONER SPECIALTY CARE - dual posting with 37552 - Physician Assistant Specialty Care - 4 positions Location:
Columbia Full/Part Time:
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Dual posting with 37552 - Physician Assistant Specialty Care - 4 positions
The School of Medicine, Department of Surgery Cardiothoracic is pleased to announce the opening of a position for a Physician Assistant - Specialty Care, or a Nurse Practitioner – Specialty Care.
• Actively participate in clinical and cardio-thoracic research, as needed
• Help guide the development and implementation of structure, process, and outcomes standards.
• Assist in the identification of trends related to patients and participates in quality improvement activities.
• May participate in the Missouri Telehealth Network by providing Telemedicine return clinic appointments via polycom connection.
• Assist in the evaluation and assessment of potential surgical candidates.
• Work collaboratively with surgeons and physicians in the Cardio Thoracic-Surgery Services Clinic and assist in a multidisciplinary practice for the treatment of cardio-thoracic surgical related diagnosis.
In addition the candidate will:
Cases currently are purely cardiac, such routine CABG (both off and on pumps), valve repair/replacement, aortic aneurysm, and dissection. Cardiac tumors, arrhythmia surgery, epicardia ablation, occasional ECMOs, no surgical VAD / heart transplant at present time.
Candidate will be assisting surgery in the operating room. Must be proficient in endoscopic vein harvesting for coronary artery bypass graft and able to teach other advance practice provider for endovein harvest if needed. Candidate will fill the role of first assist in all open heart surgical cases which include CABG, valve repair and replacement, repair of ascending/descending aortic aneurysm and dissection. Candidate will be involved in perioperative management of patient, consultations, history and physicals for both inpatient and outpatient, discharge summaries, and patient teaching. The candidate will share rotating weekend call.
Salary Range: $87,630 - $142,986/year
University Title: NURSE PRACTITIONER SPECIALTY CARE
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Monday – Friday, Hours may vary.
Master's degree is required. Required Licensure or Certification:
Graduation from an accredited nurse practitioner program. May possess a specialty certificate by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners Certification Board (AANPCB), the American Association of Critical Care Nurses (AACN), the Pediatric Certification Nursing Board (PCNB), and the National Certification Corporation (NCC). Licensure as a registered professional nurse in the State of Missouri and must be granted “Document of Recognition” as a certified nurse practitioner from the Missouri State Board of Nursing.Preferred Qualifications
May possess a specialty certificate by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), in Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery, Emergency Medicine, Hospital Medicine, Nephrology, Orthopaedic Surgery, Pediatrics or Psychiatry.
Endoscopic Vein harvesting experience preferred.
An Online application, cover letter, resume, and any letters of recommendation.
Columbia Missouri Information
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This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits
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