UNIVERSITY OF IOWA PA/ARNP HOSPITALIST in IOWA CITY, Iowa

PA/ARNP HOSPITALISTRequisition # 73134Position BasicsAdvertising Ends on:Friday, July 20th, 2018Advertising Started on:Friday, July 6th, 2018Organization:Carver College of MedicineDepartment:SurgerySalarySalary:$100,000.00 to CommensuratePay Grade:7AJob DetailsPercent Time:100%Type of PositionRegular: A position which is considered essential for the effective long-term operation of the university. Persons appointed to this position will receive the privileges and benefits associated with regular employment status.Duties:Focus on the care of hospitalized and ambulatory patients, manage length of stay, improve resource utilization, and decrease costs to patients and the institution while providing personalized care to the cardiothoracic surgery patients within the Department of Surgery and UI Heart and Vascular Center. To be part of a team that cares for the cardiac and thoracic patient population across the continuum of care, pre-procedure, intraoperative and post-operative management. This position requires weekend, holiday and night call coverage responsibilities as clinically indicated.Education Required:Physician AssistantMust comply with registration and licensure requirements as specified by the Iowa Board of Physician Assistant Examiners which include graduation from accredited PA educational program and certification by the NCCPA.--OR-Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP)A Master's degree is required. A Master's degree in Nursing is preferred. If Master's degree is in a related field, a Baccalaureate degree in nursing is required.Experience Required:Reasonable (1-3 years) experience in area of clinical practice is required or previous experience in specified hospital specialty area or demonstrated knowledge of area of clinical practice.Excellent written and verbal communication skills.Demonstrated experience working effectively in a diverse environment.Certifications:PA: Eligible to be licensed by the State of Iowa to perform as a Physician Assistant. Certification by the NCCPA.ARNP: Current board certification in specialty area and licensure as an ARNP in the State of Iowa.Desirable Qualifications:Highly Desired Qualifications:Considerable (3-5 years) experience in clinical Cardiothoracic Surgery, with 1-3 years of this experience as an Advanced Practice Provider in ICU or Cardiothoracic Surgery.Desired Qualifications:Experience with patient and staff education.Demonstrated ability to develop and implement new programs.Experience with evidence based practice or research utilization.Participation in professional PA/ARNP organizations.Online Application OptionsApplication Type:This job requires basic applicant information, plus a resume. Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Cover Letter:A plain text cover letter is required.References:References must be filled out online during the application process, however, only professional references will be allowed.Number of References: 5To start the Online Application process for this position, click the "Apply for This Position" button located below the Contact Information.Contact InformationAttention: Your resume should not be sent to the contact below. The resume will be attached during the Online Application Process.Contact:Julie A Portz - julie-portz@uiowa.eduCmed-SurgeryColloton Pavilion160 Hawkins Drive1562 JCPIowa City, IA 52242Phone: 319-356-2196For information about applying for P&S positions, please go toProfessional and Scientific Position Application ProceduresThe qualifications for the positions are listed in the job advertisement.Equivalent combinations of education and related work experience may be considered. The salary listed indicates the minimum for the pay grade to a level commensuratewith qualifications and experience. To review P&S or SEIU pay schedules or for acomplete classification description go to theUniversity of Iowa Compensation andClassification w