Dept. Number/Name: 0-6123-000 / Dept. Of Internal Medicine
College Division: USF Health- Morsani College of Medicine
Salary Plan: Administrative
Job Code/Title: 9499 / Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner
Hiring Salary/Salary Range: $77,000 - 96,000
Position Number: 00036166
The Department of Internal Medicine is the largest and most complex department in the Morsani College of Medicine with over 26 Division, Programs and Centers/Institutes, total human resources in excess of 1,000, and an annual all-source budget in excess of $115,000,000.
The mission of the Department is to rank among the elite in the nation in the areas of education, research and patient care. The Department provides education and training for a diverse group of medical students, residents, fellows and health personnel from USF and throughout the world. Highlights of our success include Board Pass Rate at 100%; Resident Match Rate at 100%; Growth of residency program from 80 to 115; growth of fellowship programs from 70 to 96; doximity ranking at 84 and USMLE score average increasing from 200 to 247.
The Department’s research activities are numerous and involve both basic and clinical research activities in all subspecialties of Internal Medicine. Our current Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research ranking equals 19. Patient care occurs in our affiliated hospitals (including Tampa General Hospital, H Lee Moffitt Cancer Center and Research Institute, James A Haley VA Hospital, Florida Hospital) as well as our state-of-the-art ambulatory health care centers. The Department also provides healthcare support and services via contractual arrangements with many diverse organizations. The US News & World Report recent rankings of our subspecialties include Endocrinology at 13, Nephrology at 18, and Gastroenterology at 24 and Pulmonary at 28.
The Department’s faculty represent a group of dedicated physicians that are well-recognized as leaders in all three mission areas.
This position serves as the Inflammatory Bowel Disease Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) in the Division of Gastroenterology. The ARNP would operate in accordance with standardized procedures under the general supervision of gastroenterology attendings, primarily Renee Marchioni Beery, DO (Director of IBD). The ARNP’s responsibilities are largely for Inflammatory Bowel Disease patients (IBD). The job involves an understanding of IBD as a chronic systemic inflammatory disease with periods of flare and remission; care involves addressing intestinal & extraintestinal manifestations and biopsychosocial facets of the disease as well as IBD health maintenance. Other common acute and chronic gastrointestinal (GI) / medical conditions that concomitantly manifest would be managed and/or referred appropriately as part of individualized comprehensive care. Subspecialty knowledge would be cultivated with varied clinical experiences The ARNP is available to assist with the attending taskbox issues, triage/manage outpatient IBD phone calls, and see patients as necessary, particularly for urgent IBD care needs (such as disease flares, medication side effects, etc.). The ARNP works in collaboration with other members of the healthcare team, consulting and referring as appropriate, but maintains responsibility for ongoing IBD clinical care and management. The ARNP assists in ongoing IBD research projects and clinical trials under the direction of Dr. Marchioni Beery and may also provide educational services to staff, students, residents and fellows.
Prepares and conducts in-depth review of medical records (prior to patient visits for new patients); conducts thorough interviews with patients and/or families at scheduled appointments and creates comprehensive medical histories; performs initial and periodic physical examinations; assesses patients’ interpretation of healthcare needs and addresses appropriately. Correlates subjective/objective data to formalize a differential or working diagnosis and establishes/executes a treatment plan. Orders appropriate studies for workup. Educates and counsels patients and families about disease processes & treatment options and discusses plan details.
Reviews final results of labs and diagnostic tests/imaging. Creates short-term and long-term treatment goals. Writes orders for changes in medication(s) and arranges plan details (follow up visits, labs/imaging, procedures, referrals, etc.); this is subject to review, discussion and approval of counter-signing attending physician. Communicates results/plan with patients and arranges necessary follow up. Updates charts with results and medical records as received.
Assists with IBD attending taskbox, including results and outpatient IBD phone calls, with management strategy as outlined in #2. Executes comprehensive care monitoring as outlined above. Sees add-on patients in clinic as necessary, particularly for urgent IBD care needs. Assists with care and paperwork needed for IBD research patients.
Participates in educational programs and professional association activities to advance personal knowledge and patient care. May be assigned to help learners in clinic. Maintains compliance with established policies and procedures, quality assurance, safety, infection control and requirements of accreditation and regulatory agencies.
This position requires graduation from an accredited Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner academic degree program and certification as outlined in Florida Statutes 464 and Florida Administrative Code, Chapter 64.
This position may require rotating work schedule to include on-call.
Interest and/or experience in Inflammatory Bowel Disease
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Information for Applicants
This position is subject to a Level 2 criminal background check.
Job Opening Number: 17516
Posting Date: 7/9/2018
Posting End Date: 11/7/2018
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