NP/PA - Cardiothoracic Surgery ICU - University Hospital

Madison, Wisconsin, us
Company: Fortinet
Category: Management Occupations
Published on 2021-07-28 22:03:48

As an Advanced Practice Provider, you'll play an integral role in our inpatient and ambulatory care teams by providing high-quality, cost-effective care to patients.

We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to:

  • Care for ICU level and general care inpatient populations who’ve undergone cardiac surgery.
  • Have some participation in seeing clinic patients.
  • Provide care and education to patients and their families on wellness care and treatment plans for health disorders, and intervenes in acute episodes.
  • Work collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team of Advanced Practice Providers to care for cardiac surgery patients throughout the spectrum of their care.
  • Rotate through a seven day a week schedule that includes rotating nights.
  • Education:

    Licenses and Certifications :

    If Nurse Practitioner* :

    • Active RN and APRN certifications and licenses, including prescriptive authority, in state(s) of practice AND

    • Active board certification as a NP in area of clinical practice.

    If Physician Assistant*:

    • Active PA license, including prescriptive authority, in state(s) of practice AND

    • Active PA board certification

    All Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant applicants must have* : Active DEA license or ability to apply for such license prior to or upon hire

    *Active license or eligibility to obtain active licensure in state of practice. This may include licensing in Wisconsin and other state(s) of practice.

    Physical Requirements :
    Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds. 

    Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
    UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day.​ Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

    W ork Schedule :
    100% FTE Rotating Schedule. The Cardiothoracic Surgery ICU will be covered 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by a group of APPs. Holiday coverage will be on a rotating basis. Hours may vary based on the needs of the department. 

    University Hospital  in Madison is a Magnet®-designated facility that’s ranked Wisconsin’s #1 hospital and considered one of the nation's leading hospitals, teaching institutions and referral centers.

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