Location: Minneapolis, Minnesota
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: R0019147
University of Minnesota Physicians (M Physicians) is a non-profit organization seeking driven individuals in both clinical and non-clinical areas to help transform health and medicine. Headquartered in Minneapolis, our organization employs more than 1,200 physicians, 300 advanced practice providers and 2,200 health professionals and staff throughout Minnesota and beyond.
Join us on a mission to advance medicine.
University of Minnesota Physicians seeks a Certified Physician Assistant or Certified Nurse Practitioner to join the University of Minnesota Health Pediatric Neurology team. In this role, you will work with a collaborative team of physicians, nurses and administrative staff to provide comprehensive health care and plan of care within the Neuroscience Service Line and Women's and Children's Service Line. Patients are cared for at the Masonic Children's Hospital on the West Bank.
Initially, this position is inpatient focused and as experience gained establishment of an independent outpatient practice is encouraged. As the position progresses, opportunities for an independent outpatient clinic will be supported. The PA or NP is an experienced member of the health care team who uses advanced practice skill with the supervision/collaboration of licensed physicians to provide comprehensive health care services to pediatric neurology patients.
This includes but is not limited to history and physicals, daily progress notes, imaging
and laboratory result evaluation, discharge orders, planning and summaries. Coordination of an inpatient video EEG monitoring and quality control of nursing monitoring practice. APP will lead patient signout, as well as provide continuity of care to patients, during schedule rotations of attending physicians, residents, and medical students.
The PA or NP functions as a communication liaison between patient/family, consultants, and multi-professional teammates. The PA or NP provides appropriate support and training for management of pediatric neurological conditions to inpatient nursing staff. As a member of the team of Pediatric Neurology Team, the PA/NP actively collaborates with and mentors medical students, residents, and fellows.
Participation in clinical research and quality improvement projects are encouraged and will be supported. APP is encouraged to participate and present in national scientific and clinical conferences. APP positions receive CME funds each year.
The schedule for this position is Monday-Friday with some weekend and call coverage which receives differential pay.
A qualified candidate will be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing and formal Nurse Practitioner training program or a graduate of an accredited Physician's Assistant program. Have a current MN RN license and be approved or eligible by the Minnesota Board of Nursing for prescription writing privileges or a current PA license with prescriptive authority through the MN Board of Medical Practice. Be certified through ANA / AANC or eligible for ANA/AANC national exam or through the NCCPA and meet threshold criteria/qualifications for Credentialing and Privileges.
New graduate and experienced candidates with pediatric neurology, PICU or NICU experience encouraged to apply.
M Health and Clinical Partnerships:
University of Minnesota Physicians providers practice at affiliated locations under the University of Minnesota Health (M Health) shared care delivery system. M Health represents a collaboration between University of Minnesota Physicians, University of Minnesota Medical Center and Fairview Health Services to create a nationally renowned academic health system that combines academic and community resources to provide the very best clinical care to patients and communities, while also supporting research and education across the joint healthcare delivery system.
What We Offer
We're proud to offer competitive salary and a market leading benefits package to support our employees and their families. Our benefits package was recently recognized for its appealing and inclusive nature. Some important highlights include:
- Comprehensive medical and dental insurance plans
- Best in industry 401K employer contribution
- As a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, we are a qualified employer for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program
- CME reimbursement, concierge services and a well-being allowance
Additional information on our benefits can be found here.
About our Community
We are based in Minneapolis and consistently ranked as one of the best places to live in America by U.S. News & World Report. The Minneapolis-St. Paul area offers a high quality of life and a low cost of living. You'll find excellent school systems, a robust economy, an award-winning culinary scene, museums of all types, outstanding theaters, and a reliable international airport. If you love the outdoors, you can enjoy all four seasons with the plethora of lakes, parks, and some of the country's best bike trails!
M Physicians offers competitive salary and excellent benefits and provides you with the opportunity to enhance your career in the exciting field of health care through rewarding and challenging assignments and the opportunities for advancement.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, gender, gender expression, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment.