The Hospital Medicine Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant works collaboratively with the Hospitalist consultant to deliver medical care to hospitalized patients. The focus of the job includes providing acute hospital care to complex medical patients.
In this role, you will work closely with a team of two physicians and another nurse practitioner, evaluating outpatient Radiation Oncology patients for treatment, contributing to the treatment plan, and managing the care of patients undergoing radiation therapy.
The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant works collaboratively with physicians, social services, pharmacy, chaplains and the primary service to provide comprehensive care for hospitalized patients and families dealing with incurable diseases.
The NP PA will also perform a variety of procedures including laceration repair, I&D, and lumbar puncture, etc. Our practice is unique in that we have the benefits of a teaching institution with a multitude of practice supporting education as well as a variety of research opportunities.
In this role, the selected candidate will
provide competent medical care to patients within the Nurse Practitioner/Physician relationship; exercise autonomy in medical decision making and provides a broad range of diagnostic and therapeutic services.
In this role, you will provide clinical care for patients including assessment, diagnosis/treatment of illness, ordering and interpreting medical diagnostics, chronic illness management, wellness care, prescribing of medications, treatments, therapy, medical equipment, etc.
The Division of Pain Medicine offers an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner (NP), or Physician Assistant (PA) provider to work independently and collaboratively with an outstanding team to provide comprehensive care for adult patients with painful disorders.