The George Mason University, Student Health Services Department invites applications for a COVID Team Nurse Practitioner position. George Mason University has a strong institutional commitment to the achievement of excellence and diversity among its faculty and staff, and strongly encourages candidates to apply who will enrich Mason's academic and culturally inclusive environment.
About the Department:
Student Health Services (SHS) provides health care services at George Mason University (GMU). SHS provides primary care services and health promotion to eligible students at GMU, including but not limited to initial and follow up assessment, history taking, physical exam of patients, utilization of differential diagnosis, appropriate interventions, consultations and referrals as indicated, and basic emergency treatment and stabilization. Staff provide services to faculty, staff, and visitors on an as needed basis.
About the Position:
The purpose of the Nurse Practitioner is to promote excellence in patient care, support and facilitate professional growth and development, and uphold standards of professionalism and the mission of Student Health Services. This position will be focused on providing COVID clinical management to patients, including weekend and holiday coverage via telehealth.
Evaluate and manage students via phone and telehealth that are diagnoses with COVID-19 or suspected of having COVID-19;
Consult, refer and collaborate with both University and Community providers and resources involved in providing health care services to students with confirmed of suspected COVID-19;
Perform, order, interpret and manage pertinent laboratory results;
Participate in and contribute to risk management activities including, but not limited to, prompt reporting of events that jeopardize licensure and/or status with the National Practitioner Data Bank;
Collaborate with the Insurance Coordinator, all Student Health Services staff and other pertinent Mason staff;
Incorporate knowledge of the relevance of cultural issues and background of students when developing, implementing and evaluating individual plans of care as well as programs and policies.
MSN from an accredited school of nursing;
Completion of an accredited NP Program;
Certification as an NP;
Valid Virginia RN license;
Valid autonomous Virginia NP license;
Valid Virginia Authorization to Prescribe;
Valid DEA License;
Demonstrated experience with COVID10 testing and procedures.
Salary: Commensurate with education and experience.
Location: Fairfax, VA
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George Mason University is an innovative, entrepreneurial institution with national distinction in both academics and research. Mason holds a top U.S. News and World Report “Up and Coming” spot for national universities and is recognized for its global appeal and excellence in higher education.
Mason is currently the largest and most diverse university in Virginia with students and faculty from all 50 states and over 135 countries studying in over 200 degree programs at campuses in Arlington, Fairfax and Prince William, as well as at learning locations across the commonwealth. Rooted in Mason’s diversity is a campus culture that is both rewarding and exciting, work that is meaningful, and opportunities to both collaborate and create.
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Special Instructions to Applicants:
For full consideration, applicants must apply at https://jobs.gmu.edu/; complete and submit the online application; and upload a cover letter, resume, and a list of three professional references with contact information.
George Mason University is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer, committed to promoting inclusion and equity in its community. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or veteran status, or any characteristic protected by law.
Internal Number: 49003
About George Mason University
George Mason University is Virginia's largest public university located in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. With strong undergraduate and graduate degree programs in engineering, information technology, public policy, economics, visual and performing arts, life sciences and biotechnology, Mason prepares its alumni to succeed in the workforce and meet the needs of the region and the world.