University Health Services is looking for a full-time Nurse Practitioner. The position works primarily weekdays Monday through Friday, but may have evening and weekend shifts. In addition to regularly scheduled clinic hours, shares Walk-in Clinic coverage and on-call responsibilities as needed to cover day, evening, weekend and holiday shifts. We are located in the Five-College area with many culture all recreational activities in a comprehensive health care program for students, faculty/staff and families at UMASS Amherst.
Qualifications for Nurse Practitioner: Graduate of an accredited BS degree nursing education program or equivalent experience, plus completion of masters level program for nurse practitioner; current license to practice professional nursing, and practitioner certificate from a national nursing organization and current registration in Massachusetts. Two years Nurse Practitioner experience (1 of which may be in N.P. clinical education experience) must include prescriptive practice in an ambulatory care setting. Experience in interpreting diagnostic tests including laboratory and x-ray results. Currently certified in basic CPR, (to be renewed bi-annually). Candidates must demonstrate ability to exercise considerable independent judgment and ability to make assessments quickly and accurately, as well as have the ability to lift and transfer patients.
Applicants must apply online at http://careers.umass.edu/amherst/en-us/job/501445/nurse-practitioner
Please submit a cover letter, resume, copy of current CPR certification and names and contact information of three professional references by July 26, 2019 to ensure priority consideration. Include nursing license number, nurse practitioner license number, DEA number, MCSR number and expiration dates on your resume. The position will remain open until filled.
The University of Massachusetts Amherst is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer of women, minorities, protected veterans and individuals with disabilities and encourages applications from these and other protected group members.
Location/Region: Northampton, MA (01060)