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Urologic Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Date: Apr 14, 2021

Location: Cincinnati, OH, US

Company: University of Cincinnati

Current UC employees must apply internally via SuccessFactors > http://bit.ly/UCEMPL

 

Founded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati embarks upon its third century – building on the past and defining the future by leading urban, public universities into a new era of innovation and impact through its strategic direction, Next Lives Here. Underscoring the power of creativity, ingenuity, invention and inclusion, what’s Next will accelerate our unrivaled momentum, evidenced by eight straight years of record enrollment and rankings that include placement among America’s top 100 public universities by U.S. News & World Report. Home to a diverse student body of nearly 47,000 and more than 4,200 distinguished faculty, the university combines its Research 1 (Very High Research Activity) Carnegie Classification with a physical setting that The New York Times recently acclaimed as “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.

 

About the Department

The College of Medicine, Department of Surgery, and Division of Urology is looking for an Advanced Practice Provider to provide Urological patient care services in the outpatient clinic sites at UC Health. This position will support the University’s mission and commitment to provide an excellent patient care.

Job Overview

Provide comprehensive, continuous, and personalized patient care; including diagnosis, treatments and consultations. Facilitate the delivery of care in both inpatient and outpatient situations, and perform independently or as part of a treatment team.

 

Under our urology faculty supervision and mentorship, the candidate will assist in providing comprehensive, continuous, and personalized care to patients in the Division of Urology. This position will be focused on voiding dysfunction and general urology. Our faculty and urology experienced advanced level providers will be available to teach and support the new candidate to take on her/his clinical responsibilities as needed.  

Essential Functions

  • Collect developmental history and physical examination of our patients with urologic patients.
  • Evaluate and manage postoperative patients.
  • Help with pre-operative preparation for our oncology patients. This includes procedure counseling, obtaining patients’ surgical consent in the office and submit the pre-operative orders.
  • Maintain accurate records.
  • Learn and perform Urodynamics
  • Care for Urology inpatients
  • First assist in OR cases as necessary
  • Assist in peer to peer review for insurance approval of imaging studies.
  • Participate in research and development projects.
  • Perform related duties based on departmental need.

Required Education

Master’s Degree in Nursing and graduation from an ANA approved Nurse Practitioner Program.

Required Trainings/Certifications

  • Current/valid RN and APN license/license eligible to practice in the state of Ohio.
  • May require certification in corresponding specialty.

Required Experience

  • Three (3) years nursing experience.
  • Additional related work experience may be required depending on specialty/sub-specialty.

Additional Qualifications Considered

Urology background experience is ideal but not mandatory.

Physical Requirements/Work Environment

Sitting - Often
Repetitive hand motion (such as typing) - Often
Hearing, listening - Often
Talking - Often
Standing - Often
Walking - Often
Bending - Seldom
Stooping - Seldom
Kneeling, squatting - Seldom
Reaching overhead - Seldom
Pulling, pushing - Seldom

 

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.

 

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

 

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.

 

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