• Manager, Nurse Practitioner

    Requisition Post Information* : Posted Date 1 month ago(9/18/2018 10:39 AM)
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    Full-Time Regular
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  • Job Description

    Bring Your Passion to the Forefront:

    Nurse Practitioner, Manager
    Shift: 40 hours per week (1.0) / 8 hour day shifts


    Job Summary:

    The Nurse Practitioner Manager is an advanced practice nurse responsible for comprehensive direct patient care management who also supervises other nurse practitioners and serves as a collaborative member of the unit-based leadership model. The nurse practitioner manages a caseload of patients and exercises autonomous decision making in the assessment, diagnosis and initiation of delegated medical treatments. The scope of practice includes family support, discharge planning, staff education, consultation and research. In addition to clinical responsibilities, the nurse practitioner manager will have direct supervision for other nurse practitioners. In addition to clinical responsibilities, the nurse practitioner manager will also have direct managerial oversight for the nurse practitioners in the care area. In conjunction with the patient care manager and medical director, the nurse practitioner manager has responsibility and accountability for planning, organizing and directing the activities related to patient care on the designated unit.


    The manager over this area will be responsible for: Adult Emergency, Trauma and Surgery, Short Stay, Chronic Disease, and Heart Failure. 


    Required Qualifications:

    • Graduate degree in nursing with a major focus on adult care

    • Graduate of a formal nurse practitioner program (Physician Assistant acceptable) 

    • Specialty certification as an advanced practice nurse (when available)

    • Completion of AHA Advanced Cardiac Life Support Course

    • Licensed Registered nurse in the state of Illinois

    • Minimum of 3-5 years’ experience in adult nursing

    Preferred Qualifications: 

    • Minimum 3-5 years of clinical experience as an advanced practice provider

    • 2 to 3 years of supervisory experience
    • Teaching experience preferred 

    Why Join Us

    We’ve been at the forefront of medicine since 1899. We provide superior healthcare with compassion, always mindful that each patient is a person, an individual. To accomplish this, we need employees with passion, talent and commitment… with patients and with each other. We’re in this together: working to advance medical innovation, serve the health needs of the community, and move our collective knowledge forward. If you’d like to add enriching human life to your profile, The University of Chicago Medicine is for you. Here at the forefront, we’re doing work that really matters. Join us. Bring your passion.


    Bring your career to the next level at a hospital that is thriving; from patient satisfaction to employee engagement, we are at the Forefront of Medicine. Take advantage of all we have to offer and #BringYourPassiontotheForefront,

    University of Chicago Medicine is growing; discover how you can be a part of this pursuit of excellence at: www.uchospitals.edu/jobs 

    The University of Chicago Medical Center is an equal opportunity employer.  We evaluate qualified applicants without regard to race, color, ethnicity, ancestry, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, civil union status, parental status, religion, national origin, age, disability, veteran status and other legally protected characteristics.


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