Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner II - Liver Transplant



City
Jacksonville
State
Florida
Telecommute
No
Department
Transplant
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

This position will work in Liver Transplant. A total of 169 liver transplants were performed at Mayo Clinic in Florida in 2019. Mayo Clinic in Florida has performed more than 3,590 liver transplants in adults since the program began in 1998.

The APP performs the following tasks in any authorized setting (clinics and hospitals) during the day and while on call.

-Obtaining patient history
-Performing physical examinations
-Order 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
-Demonstrates ability to assess data reflective of patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to patient's age-specific needs.

**Call responsibilities may be required. Call is generally taken from home, answering nursing provider questions for inpatients, admitting patients, and answering phone calls from patients with questions or needs during non-office hours. Physical presence in the hospital setting during non-office hours while on call may be necessary as patient care needs dictate.

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 Practice Registered Nurses (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. Must be flexible and willing to handle extended hours and on-call responsibilities (evenings, weekends, and holidays) if need arises in department.

License or certification
Current APRN license to practice in the state of Florida required. ANCC or AANP Specialty
certification 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
Nights, weekends and call as duties or practice requires.
Weekend schedule
Nights, weekends and call as duties or practice requires.
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
143462BR
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.