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PA or CRNP, Staff - Urology

Company: UPMC
Location: Erie
Posted on: May 18, 2019

Job Description:

If you are an Advanced Practice Provider who loves an upbeat environment, working hands on with patients and their families, then why not consider a job at UPMC?

UPMC Hamot is hiring a full-time Physician Assistant or a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner to help support the Lakeview Urologic Surgeon department located in Erie, PA.This daylight position schedule is Monday-Friday with weekend call rotations. TheAPP will be responsible for outpatient clinic, rounding and OR duties. A background in urology is a plus. Travel is not required for this position.

The Staff Advanced Practice Provider (APP) is a Physician Assistant or a Certified Registered Nurse Practitioner and a member of the care delivery team. The Staff APP is responsible for setting the standards for the level and quality of care. The Staff APP has responsibility, authority and accountability for the provision of care through supervision by and collaboration with a physician. The Staff APP manages and provides patient care activities for a group of patients and their families through the application of independent judgment, communication and collaboration with all team members. The role of the Staff APP encompasses the beginnings of leadership, partnership, collaboration and supervision. The Staff APP establishes and maintains collaborative relationships with physicians, other health care providers, patients and their families, to achieve desired patient outcomes throughout the continuum of care. The Staff APP begins to demonstrate a commitment to the community and to their health care profession.

The successful candidate will be placed according to years and months of experience for employment purposes.

Responsibilities:

  • Manages and provides care for assigned caseload in consultation with healthcare team providers following approved clinical protocols. Performs various types of examinations under the supervision of a physician.
  • Possesses the ability to obtain and interpret information considering age specific needs.
  • Provides formal and informal education to staff and identifies and implements ongoing staff development in area of specialty.
  • Performs clinical evaluations; assesses and diagnoses injury or illness as appropriate; plans, prescribes and implements follow up care utilizing established protocol.
  • Initiates quality assurance activities, policy/procedures and research activities. Performs laboratory and medical surveillance screening function to include, but not limited to, drawing of specimens and hearing and pulmonary function tests.
  • Serves as a consultant to staff, physicians and patients. Conducts patient education and provides patients with discharge instructions.
  • Reviews patient labs and test results and informs of results in a timely manner. Assists in the triage of patient calls and clinical needs.
  • Demonstrates Hamot's commitment to service excellence by understanding the needs of patients, their families, physicians and co-workers and doing what is required the first time, every time by being responsible, sensitive, accurate, timely, coordinated and thorough.
  • Serves as a consultant to staff, physicians and patients. Conducts patient education and provides patients with discharge instructions.
  • Reviews patient labs and test results and informs of results in a timely manner. Assists in the triage of patient calls and clinical needs.
  • Demonstrates Hamot's commitment to service excellence by understanding the needs of patients, their families, physicians and co-workers and doing what is required the first time, every time by being responsible, sensitive, accurate, timely, coordinated and thorough.
  • Serves as a consultant to staff, physicians and patients. Conducts patient education and provides patients with discharge instructions.
  • Reviews patient labs and test results and informs of results in a timely manner. Assists in the triage of patient calls and clinical needs.
  • Demonstrates Hamot's commitment to service excellence by understanding the needs of patients, their families, physicians and co-workers and doing what is required the first time, every time by being responsible, sensitive, accurate, timely, coordinated and thorough.Qualifications

    The individual must be able to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide care and/or interact appropriately to the patients served as specified below. They must also demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and interpret the appropriate information needed to identify each patient's requirements relative to his/her age-specific needs and to provide the care needs as described in the department policy and procedures.

    PA:
    • A graduate of a physician assistant program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the physician assistant (ARC-PA) is required
    • BS or MS candidate is preferred
    • Experience as a physician assistant and/or experience in a clinical setting is preferredCRNP:
      • The successful completion of an nurse practitioner program is required, completion of an acute care nurse practitioner program is strongly preferred
      • BSN, MSN is preferred
      • Professional nursing experience and/or nurse practitioner experience is preferredSpecial Skills and Abilities Required:
        • Ability to establish and maintain positive, caring relationships with executives, managers, physicians, non-physician providers, ancillary and support staff, other departments, and patients/families.
        • Ability to work productively and effectively within a complex environment, handle multiple/changing priorities and specialized equipment.
        • Critical thinking, analytical and problem solving abilities required as related to various aspects of patient care.
        • Good clinical judgment.
        • Critical thinking skills necessary to exercise and to lead others in application of acceptable standards of practice.
        • Mobility and visual manual dexterity.
        • Physical stamina for frequent walking, standing, lifting and positioning of patients.This position is dependent upon successful attainment and maintenance of hospital privileges, if applicable to the Business Unit practice.

          Licensure, Certifications, and Clearances:

          Must be eligible for licensure. CPR required based on AHA standards that include both a didactic and skills demonstration component within 30 days of hire

          PA:
          • Current state PA license, certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) is required
          • Current CPR certification is required
          • Act 33 Clearance will be required
          • Act 73 Clearance will be required
          • Act 34 Clearance required CRNP:
            • The successful completion of an approved nurse practitioner program is required
            • BSN, MSN is preferred
            • Professional nursing experience and/or nurse practitioner experience is preferredUPMC is an equal opportunity employer. Minority/Females/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities
              • Salary Range: $34.58 to $56.15 / hour

                Union Position: No

Keywords: UPMC, Erie , PA or CRNP, Staff - Urology, Healthcare , Erie, Pennsylvania

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