As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals.
University of Minnesota Physicians seeks a Casual PA or NP to join our Adult Preoperative Assessment Center care team. The PA/NP will work in collaboration with Anesthesiologists and other medical staff to provide comprehensive pre-surgical care to ensure the best possible outcome for patients undergoing surgical procedures.
The PA/NP engages in independent decision making about health care needs and provides health care services to individuals. The PA/NP obtains patient histories, performs physical and psychological health assessments, treats and provides patient/ family education and counseling, ensures continuity of health care services, and manages acute and chronic disease conditions.
The PA or NP is an experienced member of the health care team who uses advanced practice skill with the supervision/collaboration of licensed physicians to provide comprehensive health care services to patients. The Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner engages in independent decision making about health care needs and provides health care services to adult individuals throughout their life span.
A qualified candidate will be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and formal Adult or Family Nurse Practitioner training program or a graduate of an accredited Physician's Assistant program. Have a current MN RN and CNP license and be approved or eligible by the Minnesota Board of Nursing for prescription writing privileges or a current PA license with prescriptive authority through the MN Board of Medical Practice.
Be certified through ANCC/AANP or eligible for ANCC/AANP national exam or through the NCCPA. Must meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges. Minimum of one year of experience in a clinic and/or hospital setting is preferred.
M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.
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