Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Vascular Surgery



City
Rochester
State
Minnesota
Telecommute
No
Department
Surgery
Position description
The Division of Vascular and Endovascular Surgery is seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to work as part of a multidisciplinary team managing hospitalized patients that have undergone surgical and/or endovascular interventions. This is a dynamic surgical and endovascular practice renowned for excellence, innovation and performing cutting-edge procedures. The vascular practice includes 6 surgeons and 6 NP/PAs in the hospital practice. The NP or PA will provide comprehensive assessment, ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic tests, diagnosis, prescription of pharmacologic agents and treatments and non-pharmacologic therapies. The NP/PAs will also have the opportunity to participate actively in the Division's educational conferences to stay abreast of this rapidly changing specialty. We are very willing to train new graduates. After orientation and acclimation to the Vascular Surgery practice, the schedule will include days, extended days and weekends. With a population of more than 125,000, Rochester and its surrounding suburban communities have the livable qualities of a medium-size town while offering many big-city amenities. It's a dynamic Midwestern city that combines friendliness and geographical compactness with a cosmopolitan flavor. Affordable housing costs, excellent schools, reasonable cost of living, as well as a diverse combination of arts, entertainment, and a four-season calendar of sports and recreation help to make Rochester a great place to live.
Qualifications
Graduate of an accredited school of nursing with a Masters degree in Nursing from a Nurse Practitioner program or graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program. Requires a current Minnesota RN license (or license deemed acceptable by the MN Board of Nursing) and certification (or eligible) as a Nurse Practitioner by an agency approved by the Minnesota State of Nursing. Or meets the requirements for certification/re-certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Must posses a current registration with the Minnesota State Board of Medical Practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Minnesota (or be eligible for certification). Maintains Basic Cardiac Life Support (BLS) certification.
Additional qualifications
A Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP) is preferred. Strong written and oral communication skills are required and must have demonstrated skill in working collaboratively with all members of the healthcare team.

At the time of application please submit resume, cover letter and 2 letters of reference.
License or certification
Must be eligible for DEA registration and billing privileges.
Exemption status
Exempt
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approximately $4,134.40, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Yes
Schedule
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Full Time
Schedule details
12-hour day shifts 6:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. and 10:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.. No nights. Holiday coverage and weekend rotation coverage is expected. Weekend coverage is Friday and Saturday.
Weekend schedule
Expected to work one in four weekends/weekend coverage is Friday and Saturday.
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
138019BR
Recruiter
Jessica Larson
Equal opportunity employer
Mayo Clinic is an affirmative action / equal opportunity educator and employer.