Albert Einstein College Research Nurse Practioner in New York, New York

ABOUT US:

Founded in 1955, the Albert Einstein College of Medicine (Einstein) is one of the nation’s premier institutions for medical education, basic research and clinical investigation. A full-time faculty of some 2,000 conducts research, teaches, and delivers health care in every major biomedical specialty. The college has some 730 medical students, 193 Ph.D. students, 106 MD/Ph.D. students and 275 postdoctoral fellows.

Einstein’s major strength, in addition to training physicians and scientists, is its science. During fiscal year 2015, the faculty’s consistently high level of scientific achievement resulted in the awarding of more than $150 million in peer-reviewed grants from the National Institutes of Health (NIH).

Einstein is part of Montefiore Medicine Academic Health System, an integrated academic delivery system comprising seven campuses, including 8 hospitals, a multi-county ambulatory network, a new state-of-the art “hospital without beds”, a skilled nursing facility, school of nursing, home health agency, and the state’s first freestanding emergency department. As the University Hospital for the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore is a premier academic health system, employing Einstein’s clinical faculty and training Einstein’s medical students, over 1,300 residents, 420 allied health students, and 1,600 nursing students annually.

The Albert Einstein College of Medicine is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information. Einstein seeks candidates whose skills, and personal and professional experience, have prepared them to contribute to our commitment to diversity and excellence, and the communities we serve.

POSITION

The Women's Health Nurse Practitioner (NP) will work collaboratively with physicians, nurses, investigators, research coordinators, and administrative staff to provide routine gynecologic and sexually transmitted disease (STD) care and quality nursing care for patients participating in clinical trials.

POSITION RESPONSIBILITIES:

S/he is responsible for managing and coordinating gyn and STD care of HIV+ and HIV- adult and adolescent patients and study subjects enrolled in therapeutic and non-therapeutic clinical research studies. Responsibilities include: diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted infections, obtaining informed consent and medical histories; providing counseling on HIV risk reduction and contraceptive options; providing preexposure prophylaxis for individuals at high risk for contracting HIV; prescribing study medications; conducting physical exams and procedures; assessing symptoms and medication side effects; administering study questionnaires; reviewing and providing laboratory and other test results; assisting with preparation of study reports; helping to manage adverse events; and keeping accurate records of all visits.

QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Masters Degree, New York State License for a RN, NYS Nurse Practitioner specialty certification

Job ID: 2017-10258

Campus: Einstein/Resnick - Bronx

Posting Date: 5/17/2017

Employee Classification: NYSNA Union

Department: Pediatrics

Position Type: Hourly