Advanced Reg Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)-MSOM - Neurology - Multiple Sclerosis at CareerBuilder

Posted in Other 7 days ago.

Location: Miami, Florida





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The Multiple Sclerosis Division in the Department of Neurology, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami has an opening for an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner to provide direct patient care to multiple sclerosis patients at the University of Miami. The selected candidate will act as an independent provider and work closely with the chief of the Multiple Sclerosis division and other MS specialists to provide care to established MS patients. The position also supports the operation of the infusion center both at UMHC and at PAC (research) and participates in clinical research trials and patient educational programs as needed. Perform histories and physical exams for follow-up patient visits. Order and interpret appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures. Generate clinical revenue through billing for clinical encounters. Provide patient education. Participate in patient/family intervention Counsel patients and families regarding quality issues affecting patients with multiple sclerosis disorder Respond to medical emergencies as necessary Perform medical procedures with appropriate physician supervision, such as lumbar puncture Conduct multidisciplinary discharge planning, responsible for the plan of care of each patient, make face to face evaluation for equipment and coordinate medical authorizations. Complete disability forms, insurance medical authorizations, and worker compensation forms. Supports the operation of a 6-chair infusion center at UMHC (clinical) and 2-chair at PAC (research only) Participate in clinical trials Participates in outreach events, educational patient programs and other events as needed. Other duties as assigned by the Division Chief. Performs and documents complete physical examinations and comprehensive health histories. Functions independently to perform age-appropriate history and physical for patients. Orders and interprets diagnostic and therapeutic tests relative to patient's age-specific needs. Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities Implements interventions to support the patient to regain or maintain physiologic stability. Assists with the provision of care in accordance with facility, state, and federal regulations. Monitors the effectiveness of interventions. Facilitates the patient's transition within and between health care settings, e.g. admitting, transferring, and discharging patients. Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members by making appropriate referrals. Facilitates staff, patient and family decision making by providing educational tools. Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.



This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.




CORE QUALIFICATIONS




Education:



Master's degree in relevant field



Certification and Licensing:



Valid State of Florida APRN License



Experience:


Minimum 2 years of relevant experience



Knowledge, Skills and Attitudes:



  • Ability to exercise sound judgment in making critical decisions.

  • Skill in completing assignments accurately and with attention to detail.

  • Ability to analyze, organize and prioritize work under pressure while meeting deadlines.

  • Ability to work independently and/or in a collaborative environment.

  • Ability to communicate effectively in both oral and written form.





The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.


UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.


Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.


The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.



Job Status:

Full time



Employee Type:

Staff



Pay Grade:

n10

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