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Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Masters Physician Assistant- Neurosurgery and Neuro Step Down @ HUP
  • Job ID: 98707
  • Job Category: Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant
  • Specialty Area: Nurse Pract/ Phys Asst -Inpatient
  • Primary Shift: Variable
  • Work Schedule: 3 13 Hour Rotating Shifts plus Weekends
  • Penn Medicine Entity: Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
  • Location: Philadelphia, PA
  • Address: 3400 Spruce St
  • Education Required: Per Position Description
  • Experience Required: Per Position Description
  • Employment Type: Full-Time Regular


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Position Description:
The Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania has an ACNP or PA-C position, caring for the Neurosurgery floor and Step-down patients in the New Patient Pavilion/ HUP East.

The role is to provide advanced provider practice care in collaboration with the Neurosurgical team. The provider will direct the clinical management of the critically ill and surgical patients. The provider’s practice with a high level of autonomy and expert skill in the assessment, diagnosis and treatment of the Neurosurgery patients. As part of their professional role, they integrate education, research, leadership, and consultation into their clinical practice. The ACNP or PA-C will demonstrate this through nursing and resident education, participation in the division’s research mission and projects, hospital committee membership and leadership, and providing continuity of care for hospital staff, patients, and their families.

Minimum Requirements:
Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. PA licensure.
OR Masters Degree Physician Assistant with PA licensure
ACLS certification required

Additional Information:
A full time provider will work 3 days/ week. 13 Hour shifts. 50/50 day/ night rotation and every 3rd or 4th weekend.

We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.


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