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CLINICAL TRACK FACULTY NURSE PRACTITIONER

Requisition # 72894

Position Basics


Type of PositionCLINICAL-TRACK
Advertising Ends on:Extended Until Position is Filled
Advertising Started on:Thursday, May 31st, 2018
College:College of Nursing
Department:Nursing

Salary


Salary:Commensurate

Position Details


Full/Part Time Status:Negotiable
Position Description:

The University of Iowa College of Nursing is seeking a qualified Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner certified as an Adult-Geriatric Nurse Practitioner (AGNP) or Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) applicant for a Clinical Track (Non-Tenure) fiscal (12 month) faculty position. Full-time appointment is preferred.



Teaching responsibilities may consist of teaching undergraduate and/or graduate courses, supervising students or other course related activities during the academic year (fall and spring semesters) and during the summer semester. Teaching assignments are made by the Associate Dean for Academic Affairs in collaboration with the Director of Faculty Practice. Desirable areas of interest include:



• Adult/Geriatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner practicum/clinical



• Pathology



• Pharmacology



In the practice role, the NP will provide the community with exceptional nursing-based health care and provide College of Nursing students with clinical opportunities. The NP will function as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner. Practice duties will include: providing direct patient care in the form of assessment, diagnosis, and plan of care for clients; documentation and billing of above; scheduling own patient case load; teaching and consultation (formal and/or informal) with families, staff, and patients.  Travel is required to the healthcare sites.



Characteristic Responsibilities include:



1. Provide direct care to clients in a variety of settings.



2. Provide necessary chart review, physical examination, orders and documentation to provide appropriate level of care.



3. Provide appropriate billing and coding to meet guidelines.



4. Precept ARNP students in their educational development.



5. Teach clinical and/or didactic courses or perform other course related activities to undergraduate or graduate nursing students.



6. On-call coverage.



 



The college has a long-standing tradition of producing nursing leaders for practice, education and research. For more than a century, College of Nursing graduates have achieved distinguished careers as scholars, educators, practitioners, and nurse executives. At Iowa, we are committed to preparing future nurse leaders with the courage, creativity, and passion to use their skills and knowledge to improve the health of individuals and communities. 



As a community of nurse scholars, we believe that an expert faculty with varied areas of expertise is required to carry out the educational mission of the College. Faculty are committed to designing and implementing curricula in which students develop critical thinking, decision-making skills, clinical judgment, cultural sensitivity, and professional nursing values in an increasingly complex health care system. The college is committed to promoting diversity and inclusion in achieving our education, research, service, and practice missions, as demonstrated through our Pillars of Diversity. 



For more information:



N. Jane Stickney, DNP, ARNP, NP-C

Associate Professor of Instruction and Director of Faculty Practice

The University of Iowa 

College of Nursing

468 CNB

Iowa City, IA 52242

nicola-stickney@uiowa.edu

319-335-7939



 



Application materials include a letter describing relevant experiences and interests; current curriculum vitae; and contact information for three references (contacted only with permission).

Education Requirement:

Earned doctorate in nursing (PhD or Doctorate of Nursing Practice) or other terminal degree from an accredited school.

Required Qualifications:

Experience in clinical specialty.

Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with staff, students, patient and families.

Ability to maintain effective working relationships with others.

Ability to establish goals, schedule work/visits, and set deadlines for completion of visits a timely manner.

Ability to accurately maintain a system of records.

Proficient in use of computer software applications (Microsoft Office Suite), and with electronic medical record and billing software.



Appointment is contingent upon having a current, valid Driver’s License including qualifying to drive university vehicles as outlined in the University of Iowa Fleet Safety Program driving standards (University of Iowa Operation Manual Part V, Chapter 19).

Certifications:

Licensed Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner and eligible for licensure in the State of Iowa.

National certification as an Adult-Geriatric Nurse Practitioner (AGNP) or Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) 

Federal Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) License or eligible for license.

Iowa Controlled Substance Act (CSA) License or eligible for license.

CPR certification or certification completion upon appointment.

HIPAA training certified or certification completion upon appointment.

Mandatory reporter training certified or certification completion upon appointment.

Desirable Qualifications:

One year of experience as a nurse practitioner, and/or three years of experience as a registered nurse. 

Teaching experience at the undergraduate or graduate level, particularly clinical supervision or experience as a clinical preceptor for ARNP students.

Experience with Medicare/Medicaid billing and coding.



 


Online Application Required Documents


 Curriculum Vitae
Name and Contact Information of References
Letter of Interest
 Number of References:  3

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Contact Information


Contact:Nicola J Stickney - nicola-stickney@uiowa.edu
Cnur-Nursing
Nursing Building
50 Newton Road
468 CNB
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-335-7939
Department URL: https://nursing.uiowa.edu/



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