The Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery within the University of Washington School of Medicine is recruiting for one full-time Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant (ARNP/PA) at the rank of Teaching Associate on a 12-month service period (Jul 1 – Jun 30), with an estimated start date in Fall 2021. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. The successful candidate will be incorporated into the inpatient and outpatient team caring for emergency general surgery patients at the UW Medical Center Montlake Campus. The ARNP/PA will share responsibilities with the existing APP to provide seven day a week comprehensive clinical care to patients in the pre-, peri-, and post-operative phases of care in the inpatient and outpatient setting. This role will be focused on continuity of care for the emergency general surgical patients. Appointments as Teaching Associate are normally structured per University guidelines as a 12-month term, followed by reappointment on an annual basis.
Qualifications Requirements for the ARNP include: current and valid Washington State Registered Nurse licensure, current and valid state Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner licensure with prescriptive authority, Masters Degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner program, and national certification as a Nurse Practitioner. Requirements for PA include: current and valid state Physician Assistant licensure, and certification as a Physician Assistant.
Instructions Candidates should submit their application with cover letter, current CV, and contact information for three professional references. Apply at: https://apply.interfolio.com/88510
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