Nurse Practitioner, Division of Immunology, Allergy and Rheumatology
Cincinnati , OH
Job posting number: #7116207
Posted: November 16, 2022
Application Deadline: Open Until Filled
Job DescriptionFounded in 1819, the University of Cincinnati ranks among the nation’s best urban public research universities. Home to more than 47,000 students, 10,500 faculty and staff and 330,000 alumni, UC combines a Top 35 research university with a physical setting The New York Times calls “the most ambitious campus design program in the country.”
With the launch of Next Lives Here, the Cincinnati Innovation District, a $100 million JobsOhio investment, eight straight years of record enrollment, worldwide leadership in cooperative education, a dynamic academic health center and entry into the Big 12 athletic conference, UC’s momentum has never been stronger. UC’s annual budget tops $1.6 billion and its endowment totals $1.9 billion.
About the Department
As one of the oldest medical schools in the country, the UC College of Medicine has a reputation for training best-in-class health care professionals and developing cutting-edge procedures and research that improves the health and clinical care of patients.
The College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Immunology, Allergy, and Rheumatology, is recruiting for a full-time (100% FTE) Nurse Practitioner to provide comprehensive, continuous, and personalized patient care in the area of Rheumatology. The Nurse Practitioner will facilitate the delivery of care, including diagnosis, treatments and consultations, as an independent provider in the ambulatory sites at our Hoxworth and Midtown locations.
Perform appropriate history and physical for complex, acute, critical, and chronically ill patients.
Order and interpret diagnostic and therapeutic tests.
Prescribe appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities.
Monitor the effectiveness of interventions.
Maintain accurate medical records.
Collaborate with other providers and members of the health care team in delivery of care and make appropriate referrals when needed.
Educate patients and families about medical conditions and treatment plans.
Facilitate staff, patient, and family decision making using evidence-based practice.
Participate in research and development projects.
Participate in education of nurse practitioners, nurse practitioner students and medical students.
Perform related duties based on departmental need. This job description can be changed at any time.
Master’s Degree in Nursing and graduation from an ANA approved Nurse Practitioner Program.
Current/valid RN and APN license/license eligible to practice in the state of Ohio.
May require certification in corresponding specialty.
Three (3) years nursing experience.
Additional related work experience may be required depending on specialty/sub-specialty.