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Will practice as an independent provider in collaboration with a fellowship trained intensivist within a multidisciplinary ICU team. The environment is challenging and rewarding and allows for the opportunity to practice to the fullest extent of their scope of practice.
PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Responsibilities include obtaining medical histories, performing physical examinations, participating in multidisciplinary rounds, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests, designing and implementing plans of care, and performing invasive procedures. Typical provider: patient ratio 1:6. In this academic environment, talents and skills are developed through intellectually stimulating work experiences, ample educational offerings, procedural simulation, and other learning venues.
Current MSN with emphasis in the Nurse Practitioner program.
APN licensure or ability to successfully obtain licensure within 3 months of date of hire; Certain/additional certifications may be necessary based on area of specialty; Basic Life Support certification (Online BLS certifications, those without a skills assessment component, are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements).
ACNP with 2+ years of Emergency, Cardiology or ICU nursing experience highly preferred.
Active Missouri RN license or ability to obtain.
Position is for an advanced practice provider (APP) employed with the Department of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine, ranked among the top medical schools in the country. The APP will work at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, a nationally recognized Magnet center, ranked among the nation’s best hospitals for many years by U.S. News & World Report. Care will be provided to critically ill patients in the Medical ICU and Stem Cell Transplant/Oncology ICU. As new units develop, the APP may be asked to provide care in other critical care or step-down environments. With a total of 46 ICU beds across the Department of Medicine, care is provided in a multidisciplinary team consisting of pharmacists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, respiratory therapists, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, chaplains, dietitians, students, residents, fellows and board certified intensivists from a variety of training backgrounds.
Full-time position working approximately 40 hours per week. Schedule will consist of an average of (3) 12-13 hour shifts per week to include days, nights, weekends and holidays.
The hiring range for this position is $78,915 - $142,077 annually.
All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening.
Please attach a copy of your most current signed performance evaluation (completed within the last 18 months) to your online account. If you have not received a performance evaluation, you may provide two current signed letters of recommendation (written within the last 18 months), preferably to include one letter from either a current or recent former supervisor. To attach these documents, go to: My Career Tools, Add Attachment, Attachment Type – Performance Reviews or Letters of Recommendation.
Department Name/Job Location:
This position is in the Department of Internal Medicine, Pulmonary and Critical Care. This position is for the Medical School Campus.
Washington University in St. Louis, a medium-sized, independent university, is dedicated to challenging its faculty and students alike to seek new knowledge and greater understanding of an ever-changing, multicultural world. The University offers more than 90 programs and almost 1,500 courses leading to bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees in a broad spectrum of traditional and interdisciplinary fields, with additional opportunities for minor concentrations and individualized programs. The faculty is composed of scholars, scientists, artists and members of the learned professions. They serve society by teaching; by adding to the store of human art, creativity, understanding, and wisdom; and by providing direct services, such as health care.