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Nurse Practitioner-Pediatric Psychiatry

Company: University of Illinois College of Medicine
Location: Peoria
Posted on: September 25, 2022

Job Description:

Hiring Department: UICOMP-PediatricsLocation: Peoria, IL USARequisition ID: 1014076Posting Close Date: 12/13/2022Description:The University of Illinois College of Medicine at Peoria has a full-time Nurse Practitioner position open in the Division of Pediatric Psychiatry. This positon is Mon. - Fri. (8:00 am-4:30 pm). Competitive benefit package.Minimum qualifications include licensure as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of Illinois. Peds experience preferred.Position SummaryProvides comprehensive health care, this includes completion of a health assessment, determining diagnosis, planning and prescribing treatment.Duties & ResponsibilitiesManage the care of patients within assigned area and/or area of expertise and within parameters of medical staff privileges.Obtain relevant patient health history. Study and interpret patient tests and records.Perform physical exam and record findings.Perform various diagnostic, preventive and/or therapeutic procedures and/or order special screenings and developmental or laboratory tests to diagnose conditions; interpret results.Prescribe/order appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions and develop a treatment plan.Develop an educational plan for patient/family.Assist with scheduling of patients for upcoming procedures including coordinating with other servicesn (division, departments) and completion of necessary documentation, scheduling forms and clearance.Order appropriate consultation/referral.Determine effectiveness of treatment plan with documentation of treatment provided and patient outcomes.Reassess and modify plan with patient/family and treatment team within the parameters of medical staff privileges.Participates in the educational experiences of nursing students, medical students, residents and other healthcare disciplines. By being involved in case conferences, serving as a preceptor and mentor, assisting with curriculum development and instruction.The Advanced Practice Nurse is required to have and maintain a faculty appointment in order to receive clinical privileges to practice at the University of Illinois Health System.Perform other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned. Qualifications:Minimum QualificationsMaster's degree in Nursing or Doctorate degree in Nursing required.Licensed as a Nurse Practitioner in the state of Illinois required.Preferred QualificationsStaff Nursing experience in Pediatrics preferred.For fullest consideration please submit your application by 10/5/2022 at: University of Illinois System is an equal opportunity employer, including but not limited to disability and/or veteran status, and complies with all applicable state and federal employment mandates. Please visit Required Employment Notices and Posters to view our non-discrimination statement and find additional information about required background checks, sexual harassment/misconduct disclosures, COVID-19 vaccination requirement, and employment eligibility review through E-Verify.The university provides accommodations to applicants and employees. Request an Accommodation

Keywords: University of Illinois College of Medicine, Peoria , Nurse Practitioner-Pediatric Psychiatry, Healthcare , Peoria, Illinois

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