As an Advanced Practice Provider, you'll play an integral role in our inpatient and ambulatory care teams by providing high-quality, cost-effective care to patients.
Genetics and metabolism specialists at UW Health in Madison, Wisconsin, help individuals and their families to understand and cope with genetic conditions, birth defects and other disorders. Our services include diagnosis, counseling, care coordination and referral.
We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant:
Provide diagnostic evaluations and management recommendations for patients of all ages with or at risk for genetic and metabolic disorders in both outpatient and inpatient settings.
Medical and Biochemical Genetics clinics are currently located at the Waisman Center in partnership with UW Hospital and Clinics and the UW School of Medicine and Public Health. Inpatient consultations are also provided at American Family Children's Hospital, UW Hospital and Clinics, Unity Point-Meriter Hospital, and St. Mary's Hospital in Madison.
Coordinate care for patients with complex needs including providing support, problem solving and referrals to other health care providers and community services.
If Nurse Practitioner: Master's or Doctorate's degree from accredited Nursing Program.
If Physician Assistant: Bachelor's or Master's degree from accredited PA Program.
Minimum Prior clinical practice experience, or a demonstrated interest and ability to actively learn a new specialty.
Licenses and Certifications:
If Nurse Practitioner: Active RN and APNP license in State of Wisconsin AND active board certification as a NP. These include the following: Family, Pediatric Primary Care, or Pediatric Acute Care.
If Physician Assistant: Active PA license in State of Wisconsin AND active PA board certification.
All Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant applicants must have: Active DEA license or ability to apply for such license prior to or upon hire. CPR certification and advanced life support certifications if relevant to practice area (ACLS, PALS, NRP).
Required Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities:
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to work as a member of a multidisciplinary team
Ability to prioritize tasks
Commitment to ongoing education in genetics and metabolism
Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds. Even though the weight lifted may only be a negligible amount, a job is in this category when it requires walking or standing to a significant degree.
100% FTE, 8:00am
UW Health Clinics - our physicians and staff are dedicated to providing an exceptional patient and family experience by delivering the highest quality of care in a compassionate environment. With more than 80 primary and specialty care clinics located throughout Dane County and the surrounding areas, we are proud to have the opportunity to impact the communities we serve.
University Hospital in Madison is a Magnet-designated facility that's ranked Wisconsin's #1 hospital and considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.
American Family Children's Hospital in Madison, Wisconsinalso a Magnet-designated facilityprovides specialized care in a healing environment designed especially for pediatric patients and their families. American Family Children's Hospital is a comprehensive pediatric medical and surgical center ranked among the top 50 children's hospitals in six medical and surgical specialties, with nationally recognized pediatric specialists in a wide range of fields. It is also home to our Level One Pediatric Trauma Center and Level IV NICU, which cares for the tiniest patients throughout Wisconsin and beyond.
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