Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - Gastroenterology
Company: Mayo Clinic
Location: Sun City
Posted on: June 26, 2022
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specialties than any other care provider. At Mayo Clinic, we
believe there is a better path to healing that humanizes the
practice of health care and inspires hope in the people who need it
most. You will be part of an amazing diverse team committed to
solving the most serious and complex medical challenges - one
patient at a time.
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The Division of Gastroenterology and Hepatology is looking for an
compassionate, patient-centered Advanced Practice Provider (either
a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) to care for ambulatory
patients supporting inflammatory bowel disease and comprehensive
gastroenterology care teams.
This vital member of the care team will work independently and in
collaboration with physicians and other health care professionals
to meet the needs of patients with gastrointestinal symptoms.
The Advanced Practice Provider delivers specialty-specific care to
individuals and families, emphasizing health promotion, symptom
management and disease prevention. This individual provides care,
focusing on the patient as a whole person. The provision of care
includes, but is not limited to: comprehensive assessment,
ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic tests,
prescription of pharmacological agents and treatments, and
non-pharmacological therapies. Teaching and counseling individuals,
families, and groups are an important part of the practice. 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
The Advanced Practice Provider demonstrates leadership through
involvement on committees and team projects, education, and
research and actively seeks to improve the practice through
performance improvement initiatives. The Advanced Practice Provider
is active in professional organizations and participates in
New Grads will not be considered at this time.
- 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
- Must have national certification.
- 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.
Excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills required.
Ability to manage time and stress effectively and adapt to
unpredictable situations within the patient care setting required
Demonstrated leadership ability including mentorship, teaching and
quality improvement desired. Two or more years in a
Gastroenterology practice with experience caring for patients with
IBD preferred. Strong computer skills in an Electronic Medical
License or certification
- Current RN licensure from Arizona, or valid compact state
license with Arizona license obtained within 90 days of start date,
Advanced Practice Certificate, and Prescribing and Dispensing
Certificate in Arizona.
- Certification as nurse practitioner or physician assistant by
an approved certifying organization.
- Basic Life Support (BLS) certification must be obtained within
30 days of hire and maintained.
- Must provide evidence of application for DEA certificate upon
hire, obtain DEA certificate within 90 days of hire, and maintain
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with
internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours / Pay period
Flexible scheduling of 4 or 5 days and a small portion of dedicated
video visit time may be available.
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 sixth 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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