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Baylor Scott and White Health
Pediatric Urology Nurse Practitioner

Specialty Nurse Practitioner

Baylor Scott & White Health includes 49 hospitals, more than 500 patient care sites, more than 6,000 affiliated physicians, 37,000 employees and the Scott & White health plan.

Our flagship hospital facility in Temple, Texas is consistently listed among the "Top 100 Hospitals" in America and is the main tertiary clinical education site for the Texas A&M University System Health Science Center College of Medicine.

We offer a very generous salary, retirement plan, and a comprehensive benefit package.

Call or email CVs to Amanda Shults, 254-724-6773, amanda.shults@bswhealth.org

SUMMARY
The Advanced Practice Provider will join a team of two Pediatric Urologists to provide urologic care for a wide variety of patients, primarily those with non-surgical conditions. The APP's evaluation, to include history-taking and physical examination, will then lead to the development of a management plan. If additional tests are needed, they may be ordered. Referrals will be made as appropriate. Training in urodynamics performance and testing is desirable, as this skill set will be integral to the performance of the job requirements. Education in these techniques will be arranged if the applicant does not yet possess these skills.

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS

  1. Evaluation and management of new patients who are referred to the Pediatric Urology Clinic by the providers in a multispecialty group.
  2. Performance of procedures to include uroflow/EMG, urodynamics, anorectal manometry, simultaneous video imaging.
  3. In indicated circumstances, assist with pelvic floor biofeedback to help children with bladder and bowel dysfunction.
  4. Assist in education and research, as the Clinic is affiliated with a urology residency and the Texas A&M University Health Sciences Center.

Posted 01/08/2018


Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Advanced Practice Provider - Urodynamics/Spina Bifida
Full Time – Days

https://careers-luriechildrens.icims.com/jobs/intro

General Summary of Position Responsibility:

Works collaboratively with the Urodynamics and Multidisciplinary Spina Bifida Team in both a procedural and outpatient clinic setting. Works with Urodynamics team to perform urologic testing including cystometrogram and uroflow testing. With experience and training, APP will learn to perform and interpret testing independently. Also works closely with the Urologists, nurses, and social worker in multidisciplinary myelomeningocele clinic. Patient ages range from infants to young adults. Patient diagnoses range from fatty filum to myelomeningocele. Provides management and education of bowel and bladder dysfunction. Promotes maximum patient independence and health within the context of patient diagnosis. Initiates and actively participates in clinical research in collaboration with Urology Research Team.

Essential Job Functions:
Area Specific Job Accountabilities:

  1. Provides expert clinical care, education, consultation, advocacy research, leadership and mentorship.
  2. Manages primary, acute and chronic health problems through comprehensive history and physical examination assessment and diagnosis. This may include palliative and end of life care.
  3. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic and therapeutic tests and procedures.
  4. Orders and prescribes pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions, and performs other therapeutic or corrective measures to treat illness and improve health status.
  5. Promotes the advancement of the nursing profession at Lurie Children’s and the community-at-large. This may include publication, participation in professional organizations and providing educational support to the nursing staff.
  6. Collaborates and coordinates care with medical team to deliver evidenced-based care and establish best practices in clinical care.
  7. Participates in research design, implementation and interpretation.
  8. Meets the Medical Staffs Allied Health Practitioners core measures of performance related to patient care, medical knowledge, practice based learning and improvement, interpersonal communication skills, professionalism, and system based practice.
  9. Performs job functions adhering to service principles with customer service focus of innovation, service excellence and teamwork to provide the highest quality care and service to our patients, families, co-workers and others.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
APN Requirements;

  1. Master's degree or higher from an accredited school of nursing appropriate for certification as a Nurse Practitioner. (CNS certification is not acceptable if hired after January 1, 2010)
  2. Two (2) years of nursing experience preferred.
  3. Licensure in the State of Illinois as an APN is required.
  4. Experience as delineated in clinical privileges through credentialing by the Medical Staff Office.
  5. Basic Life Support certification required. Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification required in some specialty areas.
  6. Any other certification required for specialty area.
  7. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills.

Physician Assistant Requirements;

  1. Master's degree from a nationally accredited Physician Assistant program required.
  2. 2 years of clinical patient care experience preferred. Pediatric experience strongly preferred.
  3. Active licensure in the State of Illinois as a Physician Assistant is required.
  4. Experience as delineated in clinical privileges through credentialing by the Medical Staff Office.
  5. Basic Life Support certification required. Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification required in some specialty areas.
  6. Any other certification required for specialty area.
  7. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills.
  8. Ability to work in a collaborative environment with physicians, residents, advanced practice nurses, nurses, administrative manager and directors and support staff thereby creating a cohesive well developed team.

General Understanding and Nature of the Position Description
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job classification. These statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills of personnel so classified.

Posted 05/22/2018


Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children’s Hospital of Chicago
Advanced Practice Provider - Urology
Full Time – Days

https://careers-luriechildrens.icims.com/jobs/intro

General Summary of Position Responsibility:

Works collaboratively with the Urologists to provide urologic care for non-surgical urologic conditions in the Bladder Function Improvement Training (BFIT) program. Initially, new patients are seen with MD but, with experience, the APP will conduct both New and Return office visits independently. Provides assessment and diagnosis based on history, physical and review of testing. Orders and evaluates testing and incorporate into plan of care, adjusting plan of care as needed. Recognizes need for additional testing and/or referral. Performs independent urologic testing (uroflow EMG) and provides pelvic floor biofeedback. Initiates and actively participates in clinical research in collaboration with Urology Research Team.

Essential Job Functions:
Area Specific Job Accountabilities:

  1. Provides expert clinical care, education, consultation, advocacy research, leadership and mentorship.
  2. Manages primary, acute and chronic health problems through comprehensive history and physical examination assessment and diagnosis. This may include palliative and end of life care.
  3. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic and therapeutic tests and procedures.
  4. Orders and prescribes pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions, and performs other therapeutic or corrective measures to treat illness and improve health status.
  5. Promotes the advancement of the nursing profession at Lurie Children’s and the community-at-large. This may include publication, participation in professional organizations and providing educational support to the nursing staff.
  6. Collaborates and coordinates care with medical team to deliver evidenced-based care and establish best practices in clinical care.
  7. Participates in research design, implementation and interpretation.
  8. Meets the Medical Staffs Allied Health Practitioners core measures of performance related to patient care, medical knowledge, practice based learning and improvement, interpersonal communication skills, professionalism, and system based practice.
  9. Performs job functions adhering to service principles with customer service focus of innovation, service excellence and teamwork to provide the highest quality care and service to our patients, families, co-workers and others.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
APN Requirements;

  1. Master's degree or higher from an accredited school of nursing appropriate for certification as a Nurse Practitioner. (CNS certification is not acceptable if hired after January 1, 2010)
  2. Two (2) years of nursing experience preferred.
  3. Licensure in the State of Illinois as an APN is required.
  4. Experience as delineated in clinical privileges through credentialing by the Medical Staff Office.
  5. Basic Life Support certification required. Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification required in some specialty areas.
  6. Any other certification required for specialty area.
  7. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills.

Physician Assistant Requirements;

  1. Master's degree from a nationally accredited Physician Assistant program required.
  2. 2 years of clinical patient care experience preferred. Pediatric experience strongly preferred.
  3. Active licensure in the State of Illinois as a Physician Assistant is required.
  4. Experience as delineated in clinical privileges through credentialing by the Medical Staff Office.
  5. Basic Life Support certification required. Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification required in some specialty areas.
  6. Any other certification required for specialty area.
  7. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills.
  8. Ability to work in a collaborative environment with physicians, residents, advanced practice nurses, nurses, administrative manager and directors and support staff thereby creating a cohesive well developed team.

General Understanding and Nature of the Position Description
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job classification. These statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills of personnel so classified.

Posted 05/22/2018


Ann & Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago – Loyola Hospital
Advanced Practice Provider - Urology
Full Time – Days

https://careers-luriechildrens.icims.com/jobs/intro

General Summary of Position Responsibility:

Works collaboratively with Urologists based at Loyola Hospital to provide urologic care for non-surgical urologic conditions. Initially, new patients are seen with MD but, with experience, the APP will conduct both New and Return office visits independently. Provides assessment and diagnosis based on history, physical and review of testing. Orders and evaluates testing and incorporate into plan of care, adjusting plan of care as needed. Recognizes need for additional testing and/or referral. Performs independent urologic testing (uroflow EMG) and provides pelvic floor biofeedback. Provides patient education. Initiates and actively participates in clinical research in collaboration with Urology Research Team.

Essential Job Functions:
Area Specific Job Accountabilities:

  1. Provides expert clinical care, education, consultation, advocacy research, leadership and mentorship.
  2. Manages primary, acute and chronic health problems through comprehensive history and physical examination assessment and diagnosis. This may include palliative and end of life care.
  3. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic and therapeutic tests and procedures.
  4. Orders and prescribes pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions, and performs other therapeutic or corrective measures to treat illness and improve health status.
  5. Promotes the advancement of the nursing profession at Lurie Children’s and the community-at-large. This may include publication, participation in professional organizations and providing educational support to the nursing staff.
  6. Collaborates and coordinates care with medical team to deliver evidenced-based care and establish best practices in clinical care.
  7. Participates in research design, implementation and interpretation.
  8. Meets the Medical Staffs Allied Health Practitioners core measures of performance related to patient care, medical knowledge, practice based learning and improvement, interpersonal communication skills, professionalism, and system based practice.
  9. Performs job functions adhering to service principles with customer service focus of innovation, service excellence and teamwork to provide the highest quality care and service to our patients, families, co-workers and others.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:
APN Requirements;

  1. Master's degree or higher from an accredited school of nursing appropriate for certification as a Nurse Practitioner. (CNS certification is not acceptable if hired after January 1, 2010)
  2. Two (2) years of nursing experience preferred.
  3. Licensure in the State of Illinois as an APN is required.
  4. Experience as delineated in clinical privileges through credentialing by the Medical Staff Office.
  5. Basic Life Support certification required. Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification required in some specialty areas.
  6. Any other certification required for specialty area.
  7. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills.

Physician Assistant Requirements;

  1. Master's degree from a nationally accredited Physician Assistant program required.
  2. 2 years of clinical patient care experience preferred. Pediatric experience strongly preferred.
  3. Active licensure in the State of Illinois as a Physician Assistant is required.
  4. Experience as delineated in clinical privileges through credentialing by the Medical Staff Office.
  5. Basic Life Support certification required. Pediatric Advanced Life Support certification required in some specialty areas.
  6. Any other certification required for specialty area.
  7. Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills, basic computer skills, and strong verbal and written communication skills.
  8. Ability to work in a collaborative environment with physicians, residents, advanced practice nurses, nurses, administrative manager and directors and support staff thereby creating a cohesive well developed team.

General Understanding and Nature of the Position Description
In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act, the above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this job classification. These statements are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills of personnel so classified.

Posted 05/22/2018