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University of Minnesota Physicians Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Critical Care in St. Paul, Minnesota

As the multi-specialty group practice for the faculty of the University of Minnesota Medical School, University of Minnesota Physicians has more than 950 physicians and 1,600 health professionals, providing clinical care in over 100 specialty and sub-specialty areas. Our mission is three-fold: delivering exceptional patient care, advancing medicine through research, and training the next generation of health professionals. University of Minnesota Physicians is seeking a Certified Nurse Practitioner or a Certified Physician Assistant to join our Critical Care service. Practice Details: Provide inpatient care for critically ill patients in a hybrid role between an intensive care unit and as a critical response provider. While working on the MHealth Fairview Critical Care system APP team you will get a variety of experiences. Though always the potential to float between ICU services (including University SICU or MICU, FSH Med/Surg ICU and West Bank ICU), each APP has a primary ICU they are assigned for the majority of their FTE. There is a strong interdisciplinary culture on all the critical care services whether they are at the teaching hospital or one of the non-teaching services. In either environments, you will be working closely with academic Critical Care physicians and an experienced group of Advanced Practice Providers, caring for patients with a diverse range of urgent and emergent needs. In addition, approximately 30% of our shifts are responding with the West Bank Rapid Response team. As a critical response provider you will provide urgent and emergent response and evaluation for treatment of adult patients throughout the University of Minnesota Medical Center - West Bank, including inpatients (primarily orthopedic, med/psych and maternal), acute/transitional rehabilitation patients and inpatient psychiatric patients. You will be working autonomously with telephone support and collaboration from critical care attendings who are not on site.You will make rapid assessment and treatment decisions in accordance with American Heart Association, Neurocritical Care Society and current standards of care. You will consult specialists as appropriate, and determine and facilitate patients receiving appropriate level of care. Refined communication skills are required, as well as precise written and verbal handoffs to subsequent healthcare teams. Knowledge and critical care skills training, whether learned prior or after hire: Ability to lead Code Blue, Rapid Response, Stroke Code Ability to respond to sepsis alerts and treat per protocol Ongoing use of closed loop communication in all things Manage and perform simulation codes for variety of staff and environments. Have strong knowledge of dual diagnosis mental health and medical conditions Willingness to get privileged in relevant procedures Have patience, motivation and determination to provide best critical care possible no matter the environment The PA or NP is an experienced member of the health care team who uses advanced practice skill with thesupervision/collaborationof licensed physicians to provide comprehensive health care services to patients. The Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner engages in independent decision making about health care needs and provides health care services to adult individuals throughout their life span. Provides physical and psychological health assessments, patient education and counseling, orders and interprets diagnostic procedures, and manages acute and chronic disease conditions ensuring continuity of care for individuals in the communities served. Primarily 10-12 hour shifts, will be required to work both day (approximately 70%) and night shifts(approximately 30%) Income Details: Market competitive salary Comprehensive benefits package: generous time off, annual CME allowance, malpractice insurance, retirement contributions, and more. Qualifications: Graduate of an accredited school of nursing and formal Adult Pract

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