Acute Care NP or PA - Transplant Nephrology
Company: Mayo Clinic
Location: Sun City West
Posted on: June 23, 2022
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During the selection process, you may participate in an OnDemand
(pre-recorded) interview that you can complete at your convenience.
During the OnDemand interview, a question will appear on your
screen, and you will have time to consider each question before
responding. You will have the opportunity to re-record your answer
to each question - Mayo Clinic will only see the final recording.
The complete interview will be reviewed by a Mayo Clinic staff
member and you will be notified of next steps.
The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant supporting
the nephrology transplant team will care for patients 1 year
post-op, both clinic and hospital. Clinic involves management of
waitlisted kidney transplant patients, and postoperative care for
kidney transplant recipients. The NP or PA will will provide
consult service and round with physicians and fellows. This role
will also triage calls for patients.
The provision of care includes, but is not limited to: obtaining
patient history, comprehensive assessment, ordering, conducting,
and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescribing pharmacological
agents and treatments, and non-pharmacological therapies. Monitors
the effectiveness of the therapeutic interventions. Makes
This individual must demonstrate knowledge of the principles of
growth and development of the life span. The ability to assess data
reflective of the patient's status and appropriately interpret
information relative to the patient's age-specific needs is
required. The NP or PA demonstrates leadership through involvement
on committees and team projects, education, and research and
actively seeks to improve the practice through performance
improvement initiatives. Active in professional organizations and
participates in community activities.
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner:
- Must be a graduate of an accredited university.
- Master of Science in Nursing required.
- Must be licensed or eligible to practice as an CNP in the State
of Arizona. Must have national certification.Physician Assistant:
- Must be a graduate of an accredited university.
- NCCPA certification required.
- Must be licensed/certified or eligible to practice as PA in the
State of Arizona.
- The NP PA must be flexible and willing to work 12 hour shifts,
weekends, and holidays.
- Experience providing care in patient's homes or via
telehealth/remote monitoring is a preferred.
- Ability to manage time and stress effectively and adapt to
unpredictable situations within the patient care setting.
- Strong computer skills in an Electronic Medical Record
License or certification
- Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant license to practice
in the State of Arizona.
- BLS and ACLS are required.
- For Nurse Practitioners, Acute Care certification is required,
and for Physician Assistants, NCCPA certification is required.
- Evidence of application for DEA certificate must be provided
upon hire and obtained within 90 days of hire. Certification should
be maintained thereafter unless waived by department/division.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours / Pay period
- Monday-Friday and Alternating Weekends, Inpatient and
- Nurse Practitioner candidates must be Acute Care certified.
Alternating weekend clinical duties, alternating weekends
Over the next four years, Mayo Clinic is making significant
investments in both the physical and technological future of health
care, through doubling the size of the Mayo Clinic campus in
Phoenix, inclusive of practice, education, and research activities.
Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona are located in Phoenix and
Scottsdale, in the beautiful Sonoran Desert. The region is known as
the Valley of the Sun, a metropolitan area with more than 4 million
residents in 25 cities and towns.
With Phoenix being the fifth largest city in the nation, this sunny
"desert metropolis" offers the amenities of a big city in the midst
of a strikingly beautiful, rugged, southwest landscape.
Scottsdale frequently earns praise as a highly desirable place to
live. The city's more than 200,000 residents enjoy a vibrant mix of
culinary hot spots, arts and entertainment, professional and
collegiate sports teams, and community resources. The region's
desert climate promotes an outdoor lifestyle with a full complement
of sports and recreation.
As an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer Mayo Clinic
is committed to creating an inclusive environment that values the
diversity of its employees and does not discriminate against any
employee or candidate. Women, minorities, veterans, people from the
LGBTQ communities and people with disabilities are strongly
encouraged to apply to join our teams. Reasonable accommodations to
access job openings or to apply for a job are available.
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