Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant), Abdominal/Kidney/Liver Transplant, Full-Time, Rotating Shift, University of Chicago Medicine in Hyde Park, Chicago, IL
UChicago Medicine's Abdominal, Kidney and Liver Transplant Program is hiring a full-time Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) at the main campus in Hyde Park, Illinois!
Shift: Rotating/variable shifts, includes on-campus and on-call responsibilities
The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) is responsible for comprehensive direct patient care management. As an APP, you will manage a caseload of patients and exercise 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 this role you will provide direct support to patients throughout all stages of the abdominal, kidney and liver transplant processes.
This individual utilizes advance practice skills obtained through the completion of a formal provider program. These skills include advanced levels of assessment, planning, intervention, and evaluation of care, as well as performing some invasive procedures. For this position, the APP will be responsible for functions related to the clinical care and management of solid organ transplant patients and others with end-stage organ disease. The APP is also responsible for planning, organizing, and directing patient care efforts in collaboration with medical and surgical physicians and other team members. Based on the specific work group, the individual's responsibilities may encompass the pre-transplant, peri-transplant/inpatient, post-transplant, or all phases of transplant care.
Nurse Practitioner (NP) Required Qualifications:
Physician Assistant (PA) Required Qualifications:
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