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Nurse Practitioner

Company: enVision
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: September 21, 2022

Job Description:

PRN Nurse Practitioner - 26986 University Staff Description Envision yourself in a collaborative, inclusive, and innovative work environment that has a deep commitment to position our graduates for success in their professional and personal lives. Visualize applying your energy and skills for an organization that respects and cares about its employees enough to offer some of the best benefits of the industry while encouraging every team member to grow, collaborate, and provide input on how to consistently make the workplace a place people love to work. Imagine working at a college that welcomes everyone students, faculty, staff, and community members regardless of their backgrounds, beliefs, or traditions. If what was just described is what you look for in a workplace, welcome to the University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) The PRN Nurse Practitioner will be an as needed, Nurse Practitioner in a student based Wellness Center that treats patients from a variety of age groups with a variety of health needs. Who We Are: The University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) is one of four campuses in the University of Colorado system and is home to over 9,000 undergraduate and 1,800 graduate students. UCCS offers 53 undergraduate degree programs, 24 graduate degree programs, and 8 doctoral programs. UCCS is also home to the worlds only Bachelor of Innovation TM program, which allows our graduates to master multi-disciplinary skills and graduate ready to create real change in the world. UCCS was recently classified as a High Research Activity university by the Carnegie Foundation and takes pride in being the only higher education institution in southern Colorado that explicitly includes research as part of its mission. We have a strong focus in fueling student success by creating, using, and maintaining a multitude of offices First Year Experience, Excel Centers, Academic Advising, and the Career Center just to name a few. Overall, UCCS is constantly focused of preparing our students to have success in the future, and we understand that every single employee on our campus has a significant effect on that focus. The city, which was recently ranked as the number two Best Places to Live by U.S. News & World Report in 2022, known as Olympic City USA, rests at the base of Pikes Peak, the inspiration for the song America the Beautiful and a must-see for residents and visitors alike. The 14,115 foot summit is just one of dozens of area attractions, including scenic trails, museums, parks, a zoo and more. With a mild climate and 247 days of sunshine each year, the Springs boasts some of the states best recreation opportunities. Job Duties: Responsible for providing health care to patients of the UCCS Wellness Center as directed by nurse practitioner scope of practice and clinic protocols. Assists Director of Health Services and Assistant Vice Chancellor for Health and Wellness with other duties as assigned. Position evaluates and treats a wide variety of adolescent/adult patients with a variety of health care needs. Completes histories, thorough assessments, and physical examinations on all patients with appropriate documentation reflected in medical records. Able to differentiate patient care situations which require acute and non-acute action and responds accordingly. Triages walk-in urgent health care situations and coordinates with emergency medical responders for safe transport to local emergency rooms if deemed necessary. Ability to effectively document exam findings in a timely manner. Refers patients requiring care that is beyond the scope of the Nurse Practitioners practice to the Medical Director or other appropriate provider. Works with medical assistant to contact patients requiring follow up care and documents accordingly. Job Competencies: Knowledge of best practices when treating patients Good interpersonal, analytical, problem solving, organizational, and communication skills Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively in a multi-cultural, integrated environment Demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with diverse teams Ability to work as a team player Ability to interpret lab and radiology results Work Location: On-site Remote work will be available for emergency events. This will be offered based on the emergency and allowance will come from leadership and the guidelines provided at the time of the emergency. This position has been determined to be eligible for overtime (non-exempt) under the Fair Labor Standards Act (FLSA). What We Offer: Salary Range: Generally starting at Generally starting at $45/hour. The salary of the finalist(s) selected for this role will be set based on a variety of factors, including but not limited to, internal equity, experience, education, specialty and training. The University of Colorado Colorado Springs offers excellent benefits, some of which include: Medical insurance, with the lowest cost option being $0 to the employee Dental, Vision, Life and Disability insurance Generous paid vacation and sick time accruals (14.67 hours of vacation and 10 hours of sick accrued per month, prorated if part-time) Mandatory retirement plans. Employees contribute 5% of their annual compensation. CU doubles that and contributes 10% Tuition Assistant Benefit available to you or a dependent Paid Parental Leave after 12 months of employment Off Campus Housing Resources Tentative Search Timeline: Priority will be given to applications submitted by 8/31/22. However, this posting will remain open until filled. The potential dates for interviews with the supervisor and appointing authority will be the week of 9/5/22. The potential employee start date is 10/01/2022. The University of Colorado Colorado Springs is committed to providing a safe and productive learning, living and working community. To assist in achieving this goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective applicants being considered for employment. Background investigations include a criminal history record check, and when appropriate, a financial and/or motor vehicle history check. UCCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the Office of Human Resources at (719) 255-3372. The Immigration Reform and Control Act requires that verification of employment eligibility be documented for all new employees by the end of the third day of work. Qualifications Please note that while the position details both required qualifications as well as preferred qualifications below, we want applicants to be aware that they do not need to have all of the preferred qualifications to be considered for this position. If you meet the minimum qualifications, have passion for the work, along with experience in a related field, you are encouraged to apply. We encourage on-the-job training for any additional skills or knowledge that become relevant to the position. Minimum Qualifications: Masters degree in Nursing Specialty certification as an Adult or Family Nurse Practitioner by a national certification agency. Current Colorado licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Prescriptive authority or provisional authority Preferred Qualifications: Experience working with college aged population Physical Requirements: While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to move. Employee is occasionally required to have moderate stooping, bending, kneeling, crouching, moderate energy requirements and fine motor skills. Talking and hearing within normal range. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20 pounds. UCCS is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer. In compliance with applicable laws and in furtherance of its commitment to fostering an environment that welcomes and embraces diversity, the University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, gender, disability, age, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, political affiliation or political philosophy in its programs or activities, including employment, admissions, and educational programs. Alternative formats of this ad can be provided upon request for individuals with disabilities by contacting the Office of Human Resources at (719) 255-3372. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each of the established essential functions and meet the physical and environment demands described satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, ability, physical and environmental conditions required of the employee on the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions, physical and environmental demands. Applicants with disabilities: If you have a mental or physical impairment, which limits one of your major life activities (e.g. walking, hearing, seeing, speaking, breathing, or learning) and require special accommodations for testing or interviewing, it is your responsibility to notify the office scheduling the interview or test at least 3 working days before the interview or test date. If you need special accommodations at the work site, you must notify the appointing authority or Human Resources. Special Instructions to Applicants : Applications submitted by 08/31/2022 will receive full consideration. Applications submitted through email or surface mail will not be considered. Please apply at cu.edu/cu-careers (job : 26986). Official transcripts will be required upon hire. Upon request, please be prepared to provide five professional references (at least two previous/current supervisors), including their email contact information. If you have technical difficulties with your application, please contact the CU Careers help desk at 303-860-4200 5 or cucareershelpcu.edu. Job related inquiries should be directed to the posting contact. The University of Colorado Colorado Springs will not sponsor work visas or permanent resident applications for this position. Application Materials Required : Cover Letter, Resume/CV Application Materials Instructions : Please identify the job specific minimum qualifications you possess in your cover letter and be sure your resume includes any and all relevant experience to be accurately assessed against the qualifications listed in the posting. To apply, please submit the following application materials to this posting. 1. A current resume. Must include date ranges to include month and year (mm/yyyy) and whether the position was full time or part time. 2. A cover letter that specifically addresses the job requirements and outlines qualifications. When submitting the materials, check the Job Specific Attachments box next to each document in order for the search committee members to see your materials. Job Category : Health Care Primary Location : Colorado Springs Department : C0001 Colorado Springs Campus - 40226 - VCSA-AUX-WELLNESS CENTER Schedule : Part-time Posting Date : Aug 17, 2022 Unposting Date : Ongoing Posting Contact Name : Lacie Fedewa Position Number : 00800488 The University of Colorado does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, age, pregnancy, disability, creed, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, veteran status, political affiliation, or political philosophy. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply. All University of Colorado campuses and system administration require COVID-19 vaccination for all faculty, staff and students. For additional information, please see the. vaccination requirement webpage How to Apply Title IX Policy Regent Policy The University of Colorado participates in and will provide the federal government with your Form I-9 information to confirm that you are authorized to work in the U.S. E-Verify

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