Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant II - Hospital Internal Medic

Hospital Internal Medicine
Why Mayo Clinic
Imagine yourself in a dynamic atmosphere where you'll work alongside world renowned experts, learn new things every day, treat conditions that few medical professionals ever encounter, and have a vast range of career paths to choose from. Now imagine that in addition to all this, you have the chance to change lives every day. That’s what it means to be a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant at Mayo Clinic.
Position description

The Division of Hospital Internal Medicine at Mayo Clinic in Florida specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of multiple conditions including but not limited to hypertension, diabetes, heart failure, COPD, sepsis, and bowel obstructions in complex medical patients. Experience with the medical management of organ transplant and advanced cancer patients are encouraged. The team provides innovative, comprehensive care for both routine diagnosis as well as critically ill patients. We are an intricate part in the co-management with other specialties to ensure positive patient outcomes. In addition, we are involved with evidence based research and publishing for the advancement scientific medicine.

Position Description: The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant works cooperatively with MD's, other APP’s, RN's and other allied health personnel performing the following tasks in any authorized setting:

-Obtaining patient history
-Performing physical examinations
-Ordering and performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
-Formulating a diagnostic impression
-Developing and implementing a treatment plan
-Monitoring effectiveness of therapeutic interventions
-Offering counseling and education to meet patient needs
-Making appropriate referrals
-Maintains prescribing and dispensing privileges in Florida.
-Demonstrates ability to assess data reflective of patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to patient's age-specific needs.

In addition to the above requirements, 100% of days worked are based at the hospital (rounds, service, and shift work), and provides approximately 50% of Night, Weekend, and Holiday service.

Physician Assistant:
Must be a graduate of CAAHEP (Council on the Accreditations of Allied Health Education Programs) approved university program. NCCPA certification required. Must be licensed/certified or eligible to practice as PA in the State of Florida.

Nurse Practitioner:
Master's degree in Nursing required. (If licensed prior to 1998, Master's degree not required by the State of Florida.) Must have current Florida Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) license or eligible to obtain Florida license. Certification by the ANCC or AANP in a specialty area required.
Additional qualifications
In-patient experience preferred. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess strong computer skills. Must be flexible and willing to handle extended hours and on-call responsibilities (evenings, weekends, and holidays) if need arises in the department.
License or certification
Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant license to practice in the State of Florida. BLS is required. ACLS required in specific areas. For Nurse Practitioners, certification by the ANCC or AANP is required and for Physician Assistants, NCCPA certification is required.

**Must provide evidence of application for DEA certificate upon hire, obtain DEA certificate within 90 days of hire, and maintain certificate thereafter unless waived by department/division.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details

Weekday and weeknights coverage is expected of this role. Schedule will flex based on the practice model day shifts, night shifts, or mix shifts. Currently exists of 10 hour shifts.

Weekend schedule
Weekends (Friday to Sunday), including nights, are an expectation and may fluctuate based on the model and needs of the practice. Current schedule rotation is every third weekend.
Site description
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
Advanced Practitioner/Provider
Career profile
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
Job posting number
Dana Smith
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).