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Job ID: 126900

On-Call Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
The University of St. Thomas


Date Posted Jul. 30, 2019
Title On-Call Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
University The University of St. Thomas
St. Paul, MN, United States
Department
Application Deadline Open until filled
Position Start Date Available immediately
 
 
  • Professional Staff
  • Health Services
 
 
On-Call Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

OVERVIEW
The University of St. Thomas invites applications for an On-Call Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) within the new Center for Well-Being.

The University of St. Thomas embraces diversity, inclusion, and equal opportunity for all. Our convictions of dignity, diversity and personal attention call us to embody and champion a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment. We welcome applicants of diverse races, ethnicities, geographic origins, gender identities, ages, socioeconomic backgrounds, sexual orientations, religions, work experience, physical and intellectual abilities, and financial means. We are committed to building a team that represents a variety of backgrounds, perspectives, and skills. This commitment is consistent with our mission to inspire our students, using the Catholic intellectual tradition, to think critically, work skillfully, and act wisely – all for the common good. A successful candidate will possess a commitment to the ideals of this mission.

JOB SUMMARY

This position will provide direct patient care to University of St. Thomas students, faculty and staff in the integrative Center for Well-Being in compliance with all medical state license, federal mandates and institutional practice agreement standards. The NP or PA performs medical histories, physical examinations, order lab tests and x-ray exams, prescribe treatments & medications, assures adequate follow-up, obtains consultation or referrals as required, follow standardized charting procedures.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS

Provides assessment, diagnosis and treatment of health conditions of patients, utilizing established protocols, guidelines and standards of care.
Provides comprehensive health assessments, differential diagnosis and prescribes treatments for medical issues.
Performs complete routine physical examinations including interpretation and evaluation of diagnostic test results.
Assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and preventive counseling and education regarding health needs for students, faculty and staff.
Interpretation of patient's medical history, physical exam, and diagnostic tests, and recognition between normal, normal variance, and abnormal findings. Follow up on all abnormal findings by either intervention, counseling, or referral on or off campus.
Assessment of psychosocial issues, providing counseling within scope of practice, and making referrals as necessary both on and off campus.
Works independently in the clinical setting, and able to work collaboratively with a variety of University of St. Thomas departments, to facilitate a comprehensive experience for all students, faculty and staff.
Administers urgent care and assists in contacting University Public Safety, paramedics and emergency transport when necessary.
Establishes and documents plan of care with complete documentation in accordance with guidelines and standards of practice, using the electronic medical record system.
Works cooperatively with the Center for Well-Being staff in providing quality patient care and education.
Meets as needed with other providers for chart review, problem- solving, and education
Understands supports and complies with the policies and procedures of the University of St. Thomas and Health Services.
Functions as a mentor and resource for Registered Nurses, Medical Assistants and support staff to ensure quality of care standards are maintained.

QUALIFICATIONS
Minimum Qualifications

Master's degree
Current Minnesota licensure as a NP or PA
Prescriptive authority issued by the Minnesota State Board
Current DEA registration
Current Board Certification as a NP or PA
Current Basic Life Support Certification
Adult, family practice experience

HOW TO APPLY

On the University of St. Thomas Jobs page, follow the instructions to complete an online application which includes uploading a resume and copy/pasting a job specific cover letter.


In light of its commitment to create and maintain a safe learning and working environment, employment with the University of St. Thomas requires consent and successful completion of a background screening.

The University of St. Thomas, Minnesota Human Resources Department advertises the official job listing on its website at www.stthomas.edu/jobs

The University of St. Thomas is an Equal Opportunity Employer

 
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