Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Orthopedic Podiatry



City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Orthopedics
Why Mayo Clinic
Our multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care. When you join the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world, you'll work alongside approximately 3,800 physicians/scientists and 1,600 Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants across all locations in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.
Position description
The Department of Orthopedic Surgery is seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician’s Assistant to join the Podiatry team. The NP or PA will function independently in an outpatient clinical practice setting to provide foot and nail care to Mayo Clinic patients in the Baldwin and/or Mayo Buildings. Job responsibilities include diabetic and high risk foot evaluations, toenail trimming/debridement, toenail avulsions, corn/callus paring, wart treatment including cryotherapy, and foot care education. Providers also make footwear and orthotic recommendations. A foot care certification course will be required. The opportunity exists for expanding scope of practice to include evaluation and non-surgical treatment of foot disorders.
Qualifications
Masters prepared graduate of an accredited school of nursing Clinical Nurse Specialist or Nurse Practitioner program. Current Minnesota RN license and certification as a APRN.

Or graduate of accredited Physician Assistant program with current PA certification by NCCPA and registration as a PA by the Minnesota State Board of Medical Practice.

Must be eligible for DEA registration.

Candidates for this position are asked to attach two letters of reference to their online application to be considered for this position.

Mayo Clinic employees applying for this position are asked to attach 3 most recent performance evaluations to online application to be considered for this position.




Additional qualifications
Completion of BLS course required and ACLS preferred. One to two years of clinical and/or surgical experience preferred. Consultant specific training will be provided.

Ability to problem-solve, work independently, and assume responsibility for inpatient/outpatient interaction. Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills for effective interactions with patients, family members, and colleagues in multiple disciplines. Strong organizational and time management skills are essential.

License or certification
Current Minnesota registered nurse license. Certified or eligible to be certified as a nurse practitioner before employment date by a national clarifying organization accepted by the Minnesota Board of Nursing. Certain positions may require DEA registra
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Schedule details
The Podiatry Clinic hours are Monday - Friday, 8 am - 5 pm. No requirement for after-hours call..
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Category
Advanced Practitioner/Provider
Career profile
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
Job posting number
111008BR
Recruiter
Susan Horne
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).