MCW: SARGEANT HEALTH CENTER Nurse Practitioner Pediatric Asthma in MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin

JOB REQUIREMENTS: Job ID#: 290 Core Responsibilities 1.Performs comprehensive histories and physical exams, identifies normal and abnormal findings, including physical, cognitive and psychosocial status. 2.Orders and interprets laboratory and diagnostic tests. 3.Develops pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical treatment plans. 4.Monitors effectiveness of plan of care. 5.Educates patients on disease and treatment plans. 6.Performs procedures as trained and appropriately credentialed. 7.Documents within the Electronic Medical Record (EMR) and completes other necessary documents. 8.Collaborates and/or consults with physicians and other health care providers as appropriate. 9.Educates, counsels, and assists patients and families regarding current health problems, health maintenance activities and preventive behaviors. The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) works as part of a multidisciplinary health care team, providing a broad range of diagnostic and therapeutic services for patients of Asthma, Allergy and Clinical Immunology as a member of the Department of Pediatrics.Job responsibilites will be primarily in Immunology, with cross training and support to Allergy/Asthma service. The APP will collaborate with a physician or physician team to assess and treat the acute and chronic health care needs of both children and adults within our practice, and will provide instruction (both formal and informal) to parents, students, nurses, residents, and other health care professionals. Support physician and/or section research activities and quality improvement initiatives. Will provide inpatient consultation and on call support as determined by the section's needs. Scheduling flexibility required to provide for an appropriate level of patient care coverage The APP will have a strong foundation in evidence based practice and ensure an environment of safe quality care. EEO/AA - Minorities/Females/Vets/Disability The Medical College of Wisconsin is an affirmative action/equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring or employment on the basis of age, sex, race, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability or sexual orientation. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Position Requirements: Specifications Minimum Education: Advanced Practice Nurse Master's Degree or higher in Nursing FNP preferred Physician Assistant Bachelor's Degree or higher in Physician Assistant Studies Prior Experience: Previous asthma, allergy, immunology experience preferred but not required. Relevant work experience in areas of critical care, neonatal critical care, pulmonary, hematology/oncology or complex care populations also preferred but not required. Experience with both Adult and Pediatric patients preferred ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Apply Online: Qualified females, minorities, and special disabled veterans and other veterans are encouraged to apply.