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UC is one of the largest employers in the Cincinnati region, employing over 15,000 full time and part time faculty, staff and student workers. The College of Medicine, Department of Surgery is looking for a Nurse Practitioner. This position will support the University's mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.
Job Summary:Under general supervision from a designated administrator, assist in providing comprehensive, continuous, and personalized care to patients in the Department of Surgery.
Responsibilities include:
:Collect developmental history of patient
:Conduct basic physical and psychosocial assessment of the individual and/or family. Assist physicians and other providers in delivery of care
:Discriminate between normal conditions and normal and abnormal deviations by specific screening and tests. Refer patients with abnormal findings to physicians
:Manage common episodic and chronic illnesses and administer medication and treatments as prescribed. Obtain treatment consents as needed
:Provide counseling and health training
:Maintain accurate records
:Participate in research and development projects
:Order supplies as necessary; stock and maintain rooms
:Provide direct supervision to exempt and non:exempt staff (i.e., hiring/firing, performance evaluations, disciplinary action, approve time off, etc.)
:Perform related duties based on departmental need
:Current/valid RN license to practice in the state of Ohio with prescriptive authority prior to start.
:A Masters degree in nursing and graduation from an ANA approved Nurse Practitioner Program
:Three (3) years nursing experience
Ideal Qualifications
:2 years' experience working with patients that have complex medical issues
:Experience working and treating patients with obesity and obesity related health issues
:Comfortable with conducting shared medical appointments
:Comfortable with public speaking and presenting in front of large groups
:Flexible and ability to adapt to change
:Likes being part of multi:disciplinary team
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi:national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / M / F / Veteran / Disabled.


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