Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner II - HIM (Full Time)

Hospital Internal Medicine
Why Mayo Clinic
Mayo Clinic Arizona has an exciting opportunity for a Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner in Hospital Internal Medicine. This is a full time position.
Position description
The Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner has advanced health assessment and decision-making skills, prepared through a formal educational program that meets criteria established by the profession.

This individual works in collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals to provide health care across the continuum of care for assigned patients. Provides primary health care to individuals and families. The provision of care includes, but is not limited to: obtaining patient history, comprehensive assessment, ordering, conducting, and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescribing pharmacological agents and treatments, and non-pharmacological therapies. Monitors the effectiveness of the therapeutic interventions. Makes appropriate referrals. Performs minor procedures.

This individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and development of the life span. The ability to assess data reflective of the patient's status and appropriately interpret information relative to the patient's age-specific needs is required. The Physician Assistant or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner demonstrates leadership through involvement on committees and team projects, education, and research and actively seeks to improve the practice through performance improvement initiatives. Active in professional organizations and participates in community activities.

Level II Requirements:

In addition to the above requirements, must meet two to four of the following:

Spends at least 50% of days based at the hospital (rounds, service, or shift work).

Performs specialized procedure(s).

Provides evals and consults with indirect supervision at least 50% of days worked.

Spends at least 10% of days as First Assist in surgery.

Takes call assignments (Primary and/or ED).

Provides Weekend/Holiday Service.
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner:
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited university.
  • Master of Science in Nursing required.
  • Must be licensed or eligible to practice as an CNP in the State of Arizona. Must have national certification.

Physician Assistant:
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited university.
  • NCCPA certification required.
  • Must be licensed/certified or eligible to practice as PA in the State of Arizona.
Additional qualifications
Excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills.

Demonstrated leadership ability.

Flexibility to adjust schedule to meet patient and staff needs.

Ability to manage time and stress effectively and adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.

Two to five years of clinical experience preferred.

Primary care, acute care, and/or surgical experience preferred.

Strong computer skills in an Electronic Medical Record preferred.
License or certification
  • DEA required
  • Maintains specialty certification.
  • BLS is required.
  • ACLS is required
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
Weekend schedule
Site description
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant investments in both the physical and technological future of health care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities. Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million residents in 25 cities and towns.

With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny "desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.

Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement of sports and recreation.
Advanced Practitioner/Provider
Career profile
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
Job posting number
Adriana Semko
Equal opportunity employer
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