NP/PA - Surgery Transplant
Join our team and be a part of the talent that makes UWMF/UW Health the best work and academic environments. The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant functions as an independent healthcare provider who, working collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team including transplant surgeons and transplant physicians, is responsible for providing comprehensive care to both well and ill patients in an inpatient, outpatient, and clinical setting. He/she demonstrates a high degree of clinical expertise in working with patients with acute and chronic illnesses, specifically disorders of abdominal transplant patients, both pre- and post-transplantation. He/she provides care and educates patients and their families on wellness care and treatment plans for health disorders, and intervenes in acute episodes. He/she develops criteria for and participates in the evaluation of the quality and effectiveness of care. He/she plans and participates in learning opportunities for nursing and medical students. He/she works with administrative, nursing, physician, and university faculty to assure quality patient care and to promote education and research. This Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant will practice at the UW Hospital with the abdominal transplant program and will rotate with the other transplant PA?s to cover both inpatient and the transplant clinic patients.
This is a full-time, salaried position.