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The Trustees of Columbia University in the City of New York Nurse Practitioner - Adolescent Rheumatology in New York, New York

  • Job Type: Officer of Administration- Bargaining Unit: n/a- Regular/Temporary: Regular- End Date if Temporary: n/a- Hours Per Week: 35- Salary Range: $120,000 - $150,000The salary of the finalist selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to departmental budgets, qualifications, experience, education, licenses, specialty, and training. The above hiring range represents the University's good faith and reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation at the time of posting.Position SummaryThe Department of Medicine at Columbia University Irving Medical Center is actively seeking a Nurse Practitioner (NP) to join the outpatient practice at the NYP/Columbia University Center for Adolescent Rheumatology. In this role, you will work under the guidance of the Center's Director and collaborate closely with physicians, fellow NPs, registered nurses, and other members of our multidisciplinary care team within the Division of Rheumatology.Responsibilities- Deliver comprehensive patient care, both independently and in collaboration with the healthcare team.- Conduct thorough patient assessments, including medical history and physical examinations, order and interpret diagnostic tests, and manage both chronic and acute patient conditions.- Triage and address clinical inquiries and concerns from patients.- Prescribe medications and maintain detailed electronic medical records (EMR) of patient-caregiver interactions.- Review and acquire external medical records and reports as required, and work with physicians to adjust treatment plans as needed.- Educate and counsel patients and their caregivers on disease management and care beyond hospital settings.- Offer educational support for various treatment protocols.- Oversee and provide clinical support for patients receiving intravenous (IV) medications in our infusion center.- Play a key role in multiple clinical research studies by coordinating and implementing clinical trials and protocols involving human subjects.- Screen and enroll eligible patients in clinical trials according to research protocols.- Independently perform procedures related to research studies and maintain accurate case report forms.- Provide supervision, training, and management for research staff and student volunteers.- Perform additional duties and responsibilities as assigned or requested.Minimum Qualifications- Master's degree or an equivalent combination of education, training and experience, with one to two years of experience.- Current New York State Nurse Practitioner (NP) and Registered Nurse (RN) licenses.- NP board certification.- PALS certification.- Proficiency in computer-based programs, including EMR systems, MS Word, MS PowerPoint, and MS Excel.Other Requirements- Participation in Medical Surveillance program required - Contact with patients and/or human research subjects - Potential bloodborne pathogen exposure- Successful completion of applicable compliance and systems training requirementsEqual Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran Columbia University is committed to the hiring of qualified local residents.

Minimum Salary: 31200.00 Maximum Salary: 31200.00 Salary Unit: Yearly