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Washington University of St. Louis Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) or Physician Assistant - ICU - 50483 in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Type/Schedule Full-time position working approximately 40 hours per week. Schedule will consist of an average of (3) 12-13 hour shifts per week to include days, nights, weekends and holidays. Department Name/Job Location The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) position is within the Department of Anesthesiology at Washington University School of Medicine, ranked in the top 10 medical schools by U.S. News & World Report. Clinical services will be provided within general critical care areas in community hospitals affiliated with the Department, eICU, and surgical critical care areas located within Barnes Jewish Hospital, a nationally recognized Magnet center, one of three nationally ranked Level 1 trauma centers in the state of Missouri, and ranked among the nation’s best hospitals for the last 24 years by U.S. News & World Report. Essential Functions POSITION SUMMARY: The APP, acute care nurse practitioner (ACNP) or physician assistant (PA), will practice as an independent provider in collaboration with a fellowship trained intensivist within a multidisciplinary teleICU team and surgical critical care ICU team. The environment is challenging and rewarding and allows the APP the opportunity to practice to the fullest extent of their scope of practice. PRIMARY DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Responsibilities include obtaining medical histories, performing physical examinations, participating in multidisciplinary rounds, ordering and interpreting diagnostic tests, designing and implementing plans of care, and performing invasive procedures. Typical provider: patient ratio 1:6. In this academic environment, talents and skills are developed through intellectually stimulating work experiences, ample educational offerings, procedural simulation, and other learning venues. Required Qualifications Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) or Physician Assistant (PA) Acute Care Nurse Practitioner: * Current MSN with emphasis in the Nurse Practitioner program. * REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: Missouri and/or Illinois APN licensure as applicable by State of work location, or ability to successfully obtain licensure within 3 months of date of hire; Certain/additional certifications may be necessary based on area of specialty. Basic Life Support certification (Online BLS certifications, those without a skills assessment component, are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements). Physician Assistant: * Graduate of PA program. * REQUIRED LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION/REGISTRATION: Current PA license to practice in the state of Missouri and/or Illinois, as applicable by State of work location, or ability to obtain within 3 months of date of hire. Certain/additional certifications may be necessary based on area of specialty; Basic Life Support certification (Online BLS certifications, those without a skills assessment component, are not sufficient to meet the BLS requirements). Preferred Qualifications Acute Care Nurse Practitioner: * 2 years ICU experience as an ACNP. * New Graduate ACNP with 2+ years of Emergency, Cardiology or ICU experience highly preferred. * Active Missouri RN license or ability to obtain. * Current ACLS provider status. Physician Assistant: * Current certification as a Physician’s Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants _OR _completion/anticipated completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program. * Current ACLS provider status. * Recent critical care experience as a PA or completion of a residency/fellowship in critical care if limited critical care experience. Salary Range Base pay commensurate with experience. Pre-Employment Screening All external candidates receiving an offer for employment will be required to submit to pre-employment screening for this position. Current employees applying for a new position within the university may be subject to this requirement. The screenings will include a criminal background check and, as applicable for the position, other background checks, drug screen, employment and education or licensure/certification verification, physical examination, certain vaccinations and/or governmental registry checks. All offers are contingent upon successful completion of required screening. Benefits This position is eligible for full-time benefits. Please click the following link to view a summary of benefits: https://wustl.box.com/s/8wkhs25yssf0775x9d6nd6vqa7obpth7. EOE Statement Washington University is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, genetic information, disability, or protected veteran status. Job Title: Nurse Practitioner (ACNP) or Physician Assistant - ICU - 50483 Job ID: 50483 Location: Medical School Full/Part Time: Full-Time Regular/Temporary: Regular

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