Advanced Practice Professional (Physician Assistant) (Temp) Child Protection Team

University Of Michigan Ann Arbor , MI 48103

Posted 11 months ago

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This is an Advanced Practice Professional (APP) temporary job opening.

Both qualified NP and PA applicants will be considered.

NPs are directed to apply to job # 169532 and PAs are directed to apply to job # 169533

A total of one (1), Advanced Practice Professionals (either NP or PA) will be hired to fill this temporary job opening.

Mission Statement

Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.

Responsibilities*

The Michigan Medicine Child Protection Team (CPT) consists of a Medical Director (board-certified Child Abuse Pediatrician), child abuse pediatrician, two, full-time dedicated social workers, and clerical support.

  • Evaluation of suspected victims of child abuse

  • Performing and documenting complete history and physical examinations

  • Performing inpatient consults in C.S. Mott Children's Hospital and the Burn Unit

  • Performing consults in the Michigan Medicine Pediatric Emergency Department

  • Performing outpatient clinic visits independently at C.S. Mott Children's Hospital (including telemedicine visits) and the Washtenaw County Child Advocacy Center

  • Educating students, Pediatric/Internal Medicine-Pediatric/Family Medicine residents, Pediatric Emergency Medicine Fellows and the community at large regarding child abuse

  • Integration of evidence-based medicine into clinical practice

  • Interpretation of clinical evaluations, laboratory results, and diagnostic imaging reports.

  • Ordering tests and prescribing medications under the supervision of a physician

  • Coordination of care and initiating internal/external referrals as appropriate

  • Documenting consultations and clinic visits in the electronic medical record

  • Working collaboratively with the Child Protection Team, other Michigan Medicine staff, and community partners

NOTE: This position is also posted in the Nurses job family under number 169532 for NPs to apply.

Required Qualifications*

NP/PA

  • A minimum of one year experience required as a NP or PA - preferred in pediatrics

  • PALS certification current or ability to obtain

NP:

  • Current licensure to practice as a Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner specialty certification in the State of Michigan.

  • Current specialty certification to practice as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner or Family Nurse Practitioner

  • Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program.

  • Certification as a Nurse Practitioner recognized by the National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN).

PA:

  • Current license to practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Michigan.

  • Satisfactory completion of a physician assistant program accredited by NCCPA or one of its predecessor agencies.

  • Certification by the National Commission on Certification for Physician Assistants (NCCPA).

NOTE:

  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of the credentialing and privileging process.

  • Required qualifications must be met by the candidate in order to be interviewed and considered for the position.

Under Michigan Law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of employment or transfer for this position.

RESUME REQUIRED (for both internal & external applicants):

You must attach a complete and accurate resume to be fully considered for this position.

Desired Qualifications*

NP/PA:

  • More than one year clinical experience as a NP/PA in pediatrics

  • Experience in the area of child abuse

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills and organizational and problem-solving skills

  • Demonstrated ability to work with minimal supervision and as part of a collaborative team

  • Demonstrated high level of critical thinking and medical knowledge based upon current evidence-based medicine

  • Ability to prioritize assignments and manage a busy work environment

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate assertively as a patient advocate

Work Schedule

Hours: variable based on unit needs

Shift: Day shift

Location: Department of Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, Child Protection Team

Additional Information

This job posting is for a Michigan Medicine Temporary position. Temporary employment may be full or part time, but in either case is limited in duration. Please review the full posting description for details.

Background Screening

Michigan Medicine conducts background screening and pre-employment drug testing on job candidates upon acceptance of a contingent job offer and may use a third party administrator to conduct background screenings. Background screenings are performed in compliance with the Fair Credit Report Act. Pre-employment drug testing applies to all selected candidates, including new or additional faculty and staff appointments, as well as transfers from other U-M campuses.

Under Michigan law, a criminal history check including fingerprinting is required as a condition of transfer or employment for this position.

Contact Information

If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with Physician Assistant opportunities please contact Nurse and Physician Assistant Recruitment at (734) 936-5183 or e-mail UMHS_PArecruit@med.umich.edu


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