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311337 Nurse Practnr CRNP A

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
The Surgical Critical Care Service has an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join the Advanced Practice team in their very busy practice at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania and Penn Presbyterian MedicalCenter. Our team consists of 22 NPs/PAs who provide highest quality care in collaboration with 25 surgical and anesthesia intensivists and other members of the health care team. The Surgical Critical Care Service consists of 2 Surgical ICUs spanning 2 hospitalswith 3,000 patient admissions annually. Our Trauma Program is national recognized and is located in a new state of the art facility. The Trauma SICU received the ICU design citation award from the Society of Critical Care Medicine. Being an elite Level 1 trauma center and quaternary care facility,our patient population includes those individuals with multisystem trauma, complex emergency surgery, organ transplant, abdominal aortic reconstruction, complex gastrointestinal surgery, advanced robotic surgery and high risk orthopedic surgery. Distinct functions of the position include: patient management, clinical decision making, bedside procedures (including central lines, dialysis catheters, arterial lines, bronchoscopy and bedside fluoroscopy), and teaching of patients, family and staff. In addition to clinical responsibilities, the role also involves participation in the Divisions Quality Improvement (QI) initiatives and Unit-Based Clinical Leadership (UBCL). The APs also attend weekly educational lectures focused on complex critical caremanagement and the latest in evidence based medicine. Opportunities for professional growth and development are available through research, lecturing, publications and involvement in department and hospital projects and committees. Clinical work hours include days, nights, weekends and holidays and 3 to 4 shifts per week.

Master’s prepared Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant \n• Pennsylvania licensure and certification as an ACNP or PA-C \n• Surgical Critical Care experience \n• BLS, ACLS required, ATLS preferred

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Posted: 2019-09-05 Expires: 2019-10-05

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Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104

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