1. Plans, directs, and implements the daily activities of patient care. 2. Contributes to developing, implementing and evaluating policies and procedures related to nursing. 3. Contributes to developing, implementing , evaluating and revising research protocols related to nursing as indicated. 4. Provides patient and family education on appropriate disease process to include, but not limited to signs and symptoms, treatment, purpose and side effects of medications. 5. Follows-up on patient lab results and work with clinical faculty to develop a follow-up plan that is communicated to the patient and family. 6. Serves as the primary contact for all patients and their family concerning management and treatment of their disease by arranging for prescription refills, telephone follow-up, clinical visits, home care visits, and emergency room visits. 7. Collaborates with other health care professionals and service providers to ensure optimal patient care. 8. Creates and maintains effective, positive customer service relationships by identifying patient and family needs, ensuring that needs are met and responding appropriately to difficult interactions. 9. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: APRN or CNRA with 2-5 years experience in Med-Surg environment caring for acutely ill patients. Experience scheduling and supervising clinical resources, and administering clinical care as a manager will be considered a supplemental and tangible asset. Experience with research imaging studies or clinical trials involving the pharmaceutical industry.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: APRN or CNRA with 2-5 years experience in Med-Surg environment caring for acutely ill patients. Experience scheduling and supervising clinical resources, and administering clinical care as a manager will be considered a supplemental and tangible asset. Experience with research imaging studies or clinical trials involving the pharmaceutical industry.
Required Skill/ability 5: Demonstrated ability to perform detail oriented tasks that can be applied to changing clinical protocols based on specific research or clinical requirements.
Posting Position Title: Nurse Practitioner
Required Skill/ability 3: Ability to work with acutely and chronically ill patients with a large variety of disorders, including cancer, endocrinopathies, and primary neuropsychiatric disorders, such as schizophrenia, Alzheimer's disease, and substance use disorders.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: APRN
Required Skill/ability 1: Ability to work effectively in a dynamic, fast-paced, research environment, adapting to changing requirements and functioning as a collaborative team member.
Required Skill/ability 4: Excellent written and oral communication skills with demonstrated interpersonal skills and ability to effectively interact with a diverse group of Yale internal and external contacts, including those from governmental and industrial entities.
Required Skill/ability 2: Demonstrated clinical abilities in an acute or sub-acute setting including procedures such as arterial line placements, IV/a-line management, documentation and supervision of vital signs, administration of novel pharmacologic compounds, physical exams to rule out underlying diseases and appropriate handling of urgent and emergency clinical events.
Bachelor's Degree in Nursing and 3 years of experience or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
Internal Number: 57802BR
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Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.