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Washington University of St. Louis Nurse Practitioner - Pulmonary and Critical Care - 49763 in St. Louis, Missouri

Job Type/Schedule

This position is full-time and works 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

This position is in the Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care. The position is located at Barnes-Jewish Hospital. This position is for the Medical School Campus.

Essential Functions


Will practice as an independent provider in collaboration with a fellowship trained intensivist within a multidisciplinary ICU team. The environment is challenging and rewarding and allows for the opportunity to practice to the fullest extent of their scope of practice.


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

  • 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).

Preferred Qualifications

  • ACNP with 2+ years of Emergency, Cardiology or ICU nursing experience highly preferred.
  • Active Missouri RN license or ability to obtain.

Salary Range

The hiring range for this position is $78,915 - $142,084 annually.

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.

Department Summary

Position is for an advanced practice provider (APP) employed with the Department of Medicine at Washington University School of Medicine, ranked among the top medical schools in the country. The APP will work at Barnes-Jewish Hospital, a nationally recognized Magnet center, ranked among the nation’s best hospitals for many years by U.S. News & World Report. Care will be provided to critically ill patients in the Medical ICU and Stem Cell Transplant/Oncology ICU. As new units develop, the APP may be asked to provide care in other critical care or step-down environments. With a total of 46 ICU beds across the Department of Medicine, care is provided in a multidisciplinary team consisting of pharmacists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, respiratory therapists, rehabilitation therapists, social workers, chaplains, dietitians, students, residents, fellows and board certified intensivists from a variety of training backgrounds.


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 - Pulmonary and Critical Care - 49763

Job ID: 49763

Location: Medical School

Full/Part Time: Full-Time

Regular/Temporary: Regular