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Physician Assistant - Emergency Medicine

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Date: Sep 13, 2017

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDER

NURSE PRACTITIONER or PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

 Department of Emergency Medicine

UNIVERSITY of CINCINNATI, College of Medicine

  

 

The University of Cincinnati is a premier, public, urban research university; ranked as one of America’s top 26 public research universities by the National Science Foundation. U.S. News has ranked UC in the Top Tier of America’s Best Colleges. The Chronicle of Higher Education calls UC a “research heavyweight”. Forbes, Delta Sky and Travel + Leisure magazines have named UC one of the most beautiful campuses. #HottestCollegeInAmerica

 

UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff and student workers. The College of Medicine, Department of Emergency Medicine is looking for a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant. This position will support the University’s mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.

 

Job Summary/Duties: Provide advanced critical care to the critically ill or injured patients in the advanced transport medicine environment (rotor wing and mobile intensive care ambulances). Performs a physical exam based upon age and patient history as per the Standard Care Arrangement with a collaborating physician. Serves as a Medical Control Officer for patient transport missions. Orders, interprets and evaluates laboratory tests and other diagnostic studies to assess patient's clinical problems and health care needs. Develops a treatment plan in collaboration with the physician and members of the multidisciplinary care team. May prescribe and monitor medications as allowed by state and University of Cincinnati Medical Center prescriptive authority. Actively participate in research relative to area of specialty. Publish evidence based research in peer review publications. Develop professional abstracts to be presented on the local, regional and national levels. Actively develop and participate in providing evidence based education presentations and other learning activities for diverse disciplines. Participate in Medical Team Rounds. Actively involved with Quality Management, data collection and performance improvement initiatives. Other activities and/or duties assigned to achieve the overall mission of the position within Air Care & Mobile Care.

 

Minimum Qualifications, Nurse Practitioner: A Master's degree in Nursing and graduation from an ANA approved Nurse Practitioner Program. Three (3) years nursing experience. Current/valid RN license in the state of Ohio prior to start. 

 

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Minimum Qualifications, Physician Assistant: Graduation from a Physician Assistant program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) or its predecessor agencies. Certification as a Physician Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Current/Valid license in the state of Ohio prior to start.

 

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

 

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.

 

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