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Entity/Organization: MUSCP- (MUSC Physicians)
Job Title: MUSCP Advanced Practice Provider (APP - NP/PA)- Department of Neurosurgery
Job Summary/ Purpose: The department of Neurosurgery is recruiting for an Advanced Practice Provider, who will be responsible for evaluating and managing inpatients on the Neurological Surgery Service. The successful applicant will be a Advanced Practice Provider interested in working full-time in the care of on the Neurological Surgery Service. The APP will join a busy Neuroscience ICU Division that includes 4 Neuro-intensivists and 7 Advanced Practice Providers with plans for further expansion.
Fair Labor Standards Act Status: Salaried/Exempt
Hours per week: Hours vary
Scheduled Work Hours/Shift: (13) 13 hour shifts in a 4-week block which includes nights, weekends and holiday coverage.
Patient Population Focus
Neuroscience Intensive Care Unit (ICU)
Patient Population Age Range
Required Minimum Training: Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program and currently licensed or eligible for licensure as a Physician Assistant or completion of an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program and currently licensed or eligible for licensure as an APRN as noted below.
APRN License Type/Certification:
Preferred Training: Physician Assistant or if APRN License Type/Certification:
Preferred Experience: at least 1 year of Neurosurgical care as a NP/PA-C experience is preferred.
Degree of Supervision
Advanced Practice Registered Nurse or Physician Assistant will be assigned a Primary Supervising/Collaborating Physician employed by MUSC and will report directly to this physician.
Required Licensure, Certifications, Registrations
All certifications must be current and complete prior to start date:
Basic Life Support (BLS).
Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support
If applicable, DHEC and DEA license applications must be started prior to first day.
Provides direct care to patients through the following activities:
Physical Requirements: Continuous requirements are to perform job functions while standing, walking and sitting. Ability to bend at the waist, kneel, climb stairs, reach in all directions, fully use both hands and legs, possess good finger dexterity, perform repetitive motions with hands/wrists/elbows and shoulders, reach in all directions. Ability to be qualified physically for respirator use, initially and as required. Maintain 20/40 vision corrected, see and recognize objects close at hand and at a distance, work in a latex safe environment and work indoors. Frequently lift, lower, push and pull and/or carry objects weighing 50 lbs (+/-) unassisted, exert up to 50 lbs of force, lift from 36" to overhead 25 lbs. Infrequently work in dusty areas and confined/cramped spaces.
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