NP/PA - Orthopedics Inpatient - Rehabilitation Hospital at University of Wisconsin Medical Foundation

Posted in Health Care 9 days ago.

Type: Full-Time
Location: Madison, Wisconsin

Job Description:

As an Advanced Practice Provider, you'll play an integral role in our inpatient and ambulatory care teams by providing high-quality, cost-effective care to patients.

We are seeking Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to:

  • Help manage patients in our 50 bed Acute Rehabilitation Hospital.

  • Perform inpatient rounding.

  • Assist with admission and discharge of hospital inpatients.

  • Assist with coordination of care with consulting and referring providers.

  • Work as part of a team providing consultative services at the request of the Rehabilitation Physicians.

Minimum –
If Nurse Practitioner: Master’s or Doctorate’s degree from accredited Nursing Program
If Physician Assistant:  Bachelor’s or Master’s degree from accredited PA Program

Licenses and Certifications:
Minimum –
If Nurse Practitioner:

             • Active RN and APNP license in State of Wisconsin AND

             • Active board certification as a NP in area of clinical practice. These may include the following:            Adult/Gerontology Acute Care; or other certifications with relevant previous inpatient experience.   

 If Physician Assistant:

             • Active PA license in State of Wisconsin AND

             • Active PA board certification

All Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant applicants must have

            • Active DEA license or ability to apply for such license prior to or upon hire

Physical Requirements:
Light: Ability to lift up to 20 pounds maximum with frequent lifting and/or carrying of objects weighing up to 10 pounds. 

Our Commitment to Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

UW Health is committed to being a diverse, equitable, inclusive and anti-racist workplace and is an Equal Employment Opportunity, Affirmative Action employer. Our integrity shines through in patient care interactions and our daily work practices as we work to embrace the knowledge, unique perspectives and qualities each employee and faculty member brings to work each day.​  Applications from Black, Indigenous and People of Color (BIPOC) individuals, women, and LGBTQ+ and non-binary identities are strongly encouraged. EOE, including disability/vets.

Work Schedule:
1.0 FTE. Monday through Friday between the hours of 8:00 am - 5:00 pm. Hours may vary based on the needs of the department.

UW Health Rehabilitation Hospital - provides post-acute inpatient rehabilitation care in a free-standing rehab hospital.  The 50-bed hospital offers short-term inpatient rehabilitation services and education for people recovering from an injury or an illness and will specialize in helping patients regain their ability to perform daily tasks, regain cognitive processes and physical function, restore basic life skills and facilitate psychosocial adjustment and return to the community.

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