Masters-prepared nationally certified clinician who manages the care of a defined patient population as a dominant aspect of the role. Recognized as an interdisciplinary leader within the service area. Consistently demonstrates core competencies of advanced practice in a define specialty. Expert direct clinical practice, Consultation, Research skills, Clinical and professional leadership, Collaboration Ethical decision-making. Expert coaching and guidance.
This position is an integral part of the acute pain management service (APS), a dual role within the ERAS department and the Department of Anesthesiology. The Pain Management NP rounds twice daily on all ERAS patients who have either an active lidocaine or ketamine infusion or an epidural catheter in place and discusses efficacy and potential management changes with the attending pain physician in charge of the Acute Pain Service.
Internal Number: R0016007
About University of Virginia
Founded by Thomas Jefferson, the University of Virginia opened in 1825 as the nation's first public university. A longstanding dedication to preeminence in both scholarship and teaching; top ranking in global satisfaction, collegiality and work/family issues on the COACHE survey of early career faculty; a commitment to excellence that is integrally connected with diversity and a broad array of benefits make the University of Virginia a prime choice for both faculty and staff. The University of Virginia is located in the small cosmopolitan city of Charlottesville near the Blue Ridge Mountains, 70 miles from Richmond and 110 miles from Washington, D.C. The University of Virginia remains the No. 2 best public university in the 2013 edition of the U.S. News and World Report rankings. In the 14 years since U.S. News began ranking public universities as a separate category, U.Va. has ranked either No. 1 or No. 2. U.Va. continues to rank in the Top 25 among the best of all national universities, public and private.