The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology seeks an Advanced Practice Provider to provide team-based care within theReproductive Endocrinology & Infertility division, at the Instructor rank. Applicantsmust have confidence in providing general gynecology and obstetrics care to patients. In addition to providing clinical care, the Instructor will educate fellows, residents and medical students.
The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) is a faculty member credentialed and privileged as a Physician Assistant (PA), CNM (Certified Nurse Midwife) or an Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) in a respective specialty area; i.e., obstetrics and/or gynecology. The APP is a member of the OHSU Professional Staff practicing in accordance with the respective bylaws. The APP shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service. The APP is expected to comply with scope of practice, other laws, regulations, OHSU policy, and other applicable professional standards of practice.
Key duties and responsibilities:
Clinical Activities: This clinician will provide a broad spectrum of general gynecologic care, including: diagnostic evaluations of female and male infertility, fertility treatment-related procedures (pelvic ultrasounds, intrauterine inseminations, saline-infusion sonograms), early first trimester obstetric care, and annual exams. This clinician will also serve as the main patient-navigator for the Oncofertility Program, collaborating with referring providers to streamline evaluations and treatments of fertility preservation patients. Travel to other clinical facilities around the Portland area, as well as taking call, may be required.
Scholarly Activities (research/writing, abstracts, grant supported work, presentations, etc.): Like all OHSU faculty members, advanced practice providers are expected to have some scholarly activity;this may be limited to educating learners as outlined below, but may also include research, and other grant-supported work or academic papers and presentations in disciplines related to their field of expertise. APP faculty members are sometimes called upon to partner with other providers and members of the department or division research support staff in research activity. APP faculty members are expected to participate in clinical research as needed, often with the help of trained research support staff and senior faculty principal investigators.
Education: This position provides clinical education to fellows, residents, and medical students participating in the Reproductive Endocrinology & Infertility rotation. This position may also help with clinical teaching of nurse, medical assistants, and APP trainees. As part of the multidisciplinary team charged with educating learners in the outpatient clinic environment, this position would be expected to provide feedback and evaluation, both formally and informally, of learners working in the REI practice.
Administrative Activities: As an OHSU faculty member, this position would be required to participate in faculty meetings at the division and department level. All faculty members are expected to aid the division head and department chair in providing direction to the division and the department both on a day to day basis and as part of ongoing strategic planning and strategic planning.
Other Activities: APP faculty members may be called upon to serve on OHSU committees and in other activities as directed by the department chair or division head in furtherance of division, department, or OHSU goals and objectives.
Masters Degree as required by specific Advanced Practice Provider role.
Current licensure as required by specific Advanced Practice Provider governing board(s) in the state of Oregon
Demonstrated ability to satisfy standards of performance delineated by law and associated professional practice standards, the latter set forth as an addendum to the position description
Ability to manage heavy workload with multiple priorities and inflexible deadlines
Ability to communicate effectively verbally and in writing
Proficient in the use of computing hardware and software, including personal computing equipment, electronic medical record, word processing and spreadsheet software
Regular and consistent attendance at work
Consideration for part-time or full-time work
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