Clinical Track, Open Rank, Department of Neurology, Advanced Practice ProviderLocation:
New Orleans, LAOpen Date:
Aug 4, 2021Description:
Tulane Doctors Neurosciences practice location at Tulane Medical Center, in New Orleans, LA is recruiting for a Nurse Practitioner. This position is a faculty-level position, and benefits are commensurate.
Clinical responsibilities will include participation in the care of neurological/neurosurgical patients in the inpatient setting primarily focused at Tulane Medical Center. This position will cover night and weekend call. Call will be expected. Candidate will be expected to actively participate in administrative activity including institutional and departmental committees, active participation in departmental conferences such as Neurology Grand Rounds, Morbidity & Mortality Conference, and faculty meetings.
Tulane seeks a provider who cares for patients under the direction of Tulane neurology physicians in compliance with standards of practice and regulations of government agencies. Clinical responsibilities include participation in the care of neurology patients, primarily in the inpatient setting, with some outpatient responsibilities. Tulane Doctors are responsible for providing outstanding service while maintaining a compassionate and welcoming atmosphere. The ideal Nurse Practitioner is energetic, flexible, has a positive attitude, and, above all else, has a passion for patient-centered care.
Competitive Benefits Available:
- Competitive compensation
- Competitive health, dental, vision, life and disability benefits
- Flexible spending accounts
- Excellent retirement plan
- Additional outstanding Tulane educational benefits (Tulane tuition waiver and Tuition Exchange Program)
- Malpractice covered by Tulane
Qualifications and Skills
Master of Science in nursing. Certified adult or family nurse practitioner with prescriptive authority. Work experience with patients in a hospital/clinic setting is essential.
Required - State of Louisiana License as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN).
Basic Cardiac Life Support (BCLS) / Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) Certification from the American Heart Association
Eligible for Louisiana Prescriptive Authority as outlined by the Louisiana State Board of Nursing
Please apply via interfolio at: http://apply.interfolio.com/92101Equal Employment Opportunity Statement:
Please Note: Tulane University has officially adopted a mandatory COVID-19 vaccination policy. All employees and visiting faculty must be fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccination or obtain approval for a medical or religious exemption prior to beginning employment.
Tulane University is located in New Orleans - a city with tremendous history of diverse cultures, community, and languages. Tulane is actively building a campus culture grounded in our values of EDI and anti-racism. We seek and welcome candidate applications from historically underrepresented groups, such as BIPOC (Black, Indigenous, People of Color), women, LGBTQ+, and those living with disabilities as well as veterans.
Tulane University is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action institution committed to excellence through diversity. Tulane University will not discriminate based upon race, ethnicity, color, sex, religion, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, pregnancy, marital status, military or veteran status, or any other status or classification protected by federal, state, or local law. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply.