Lead Advance Practice Provider (NP/PA) Neuro Trauma ICU/Neuro Intermeidate Care
- Location: Charlottesville City, VA
- Posted: May 21, 2018
The Lead Advanced Practice Provider is a clinical expert and administrative leader who will provide oversight of the Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) within their group in provision of the organization, service line, and departmental missions. This role is responsible for the day-to-day leadership of advanced health providers in patient care, research, education, professionalism, and regulatory compliance. The Lead APP will be accountable for human resource needs, workforce planning, and development of staffing models, orientation, onboarding, professional development, employee engagement and satisfaction, budget planning, and partnership between clinical service / service line and UVAHS leadership. The Lead APP will work closely with service line Chiefs and Medical Directors to assure effective and timely implementation of operational initiatives. Additionally, the Lead APP will have direct responsibility for the APPs across the continuum, integrating the boundaries of setting or entity. The Lead APP will maintain an exemplary practice that devotes 66-75% of time to clinical responsibilities and 25-33% of time to administrative oversight depending on the number of direct reports.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Administration: Ex. Incorporates benchmark data in the design and implementation of APP staffing model
Leadership: Ex. Complies with, role models, and enforces the behavioral standards for service excellence
Professional: Ex. Works collaboratively with the Medical Director, Advanced Practice Director, and other members of the healthcare team to meet the needs of the unit and team as a whole.
Clinical: Ex. Completes and documents an accurate history and physical examination of patients
Education: Masters or Doctorate in Nursing (Nurse Practitioner) or Masters or Doctorate in Science (Physicians Assistant)
Experience: 5 years as a Nurse Practitioner or Physicians Assistant, Minimum 2 years progressive leadership experience in an academic medical center
License/Certification: Licensed to practice as a Registered Nurse in the Commonwealth of Virginia and Licensed to practice as a Nurse Practitioner in the Commonwealth of Virginia or Licensed to practice as a Physician Assistant in the Commonwealth of Virginia required. Licensed to prescribe medication in the Commonwealth of Virginia required.
American Heart Association (AHA) Health Care Provider BLS certification
American Heart Association (AHA) Advanced Cardiac Life Support required for selected clinical practice settings
Prior experience as a Lead APP