Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner I - Liver Transplant



City
Jacksonville
State
Florida
Telecommute
No
Department
Transplant
Why Mayo Clinic
Join the authority in medicine and partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2020-2021), ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. At Mayo Clinic, we believe there is a better path to healing that humanizes the practice of health care and inspires hope in the people who need it most. You will be part of an amazing diverse team committed to solving the most serious and complex medical challenges – one patient at a time.
Position description
The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner I will work in Liver Transplant. A total of 142 liver transplants were performed at Mayo Clinic in Florida in 2020. Mayo Clinic in Florida has performed more than 3,770 liver transplants in adults since the program began in 1998.

The Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner I performs the following tasks in any authorized setting (clinics, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, nursing homes, or patient's home).

-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

-Prescribing and dispensing prescription medication

-Performing minor procedures and surgical procedures

-Demonstrates ability to assess data reflective of patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to patient's age-specific needs.
Qualifications
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
Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess strong computer skills.
License or certification
Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant license to practice in the State of Florida. BLS and/or ACLS required in specific areas. For Nurse Practitioners, certification by the ANCC or AANP is required and for Physician Assistants, NCCPA certification is required.
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
Hours / Pay period
80
Schedule details
Monday - Friday 8:00-5:00
Weekend schedule
Not applicable
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!
Category
Advanced Practitioner/Provider
Career profile
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
Job posting number
150768BR
Recruiter
Natalie Brewster
Equal opportunity employer
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to access job openings or to apply for a job are available.