Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner)- Pulmonary Service

Job Posting Number: 14718

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
New York, NY
October 20, 2017
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Job Details:

Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner)- Pulmonary Service

The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will collaborate with designated physicians and other healthcare team members to provide consultative care to an assigned caseload of patients with pulmonary issues as part of the Pulmonary Service inpatient consultation team. The APP will perform both shared new consultation visits and independent follow up consultation visit as well as perform or assist with performing thoracic ultrasound examinations and thoracenteses.

The ideal candidate is:

Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs to multiple stakeholders

Resourceful, securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently

An effective communicator

Openly relatable and comfortable with diverse groups of people

Adaptable in approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations

Qualifications needed for a PA candidate are:

Graduate from an accredited PA program

NCCPA certification

Active NYS license or be qualified for state licensure

A minimum of 2 years of related experience as a PA is preferred

BLS certification

Qualifications needed for an NP candidate are:

Current New York State (NYS) RN and NP licenses/registrations

Master’s degree in nursing, prescriptive privileges (or eligibility)

3+ years of related clinical experience

Related National NP certification

BLS certification

Hours: 10 hour days flexed with weekend and holiday rotation required

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