Job Description

Extended Job Title
Neonatal Nurse Practitioner

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Univ Health Sciences Ctr

Org Level 7
544803 - Pediatrics Ode General

Position Description
Provides primary care as part of a health care team in an ambulatory setting in a particular discipline. Provides patient education and counseling as well as physical assessment. May participate in teaching programs for students and other student residents. Work is performed under usual clinic conditions and requires a high degree of contact with patients, families, and other clinic personnel and outside professionals. Some positions in the classification require travel to outreach clinics and home visits, and participation in educational efforts and special programs that occur outside of normal working hours.

Requisition ID
20239BR

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Provide patient care management under supervision of physician.
  • Instruct patient and their families in methods of preventive health care and home care.
  • Perform procedures including line placement; UAC, UVC, PAL, PIV, and PCV; LP, intubation, and bladder tap.
  • Dictation of H/P, D/C, Transfer Notes, Death Summaries, and Progress Notes.
  • Precept Nurse Practitioner students and assist with Medical Students as necessary.

 

Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
63,585.00

Pay Basis
Monthly

Work Location
Odessa

Campus
HSC - Permian Basin

Department
Pediatrics Ode General

Required Attachments
Professional License or Certification, Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Business Professionals

Shift
Other

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Education:  Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program.
License/Certification:  Current RN license in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer your license to Texas. Certification as a Nurse Practitioner in the appropriate nursing specialty from an approved certification program as recognized by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners. Recognition by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners as an Advance Practitioner.

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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