Columbia University Nurse Practitioner - Cardiology in New York, New York
Requisition no: 508707
Work Type: Full Time
Location: Campus|Medical Center
Job Type: Officer of Administration
Hours Per Week: 35
Salary Range: Commensurate with experience
The Nurse Practitioner will be responsible for assisting the daily clinical operations of the Nuclear Cardiology and Cardiology PET laboratory within the Cardiology Division. S/he will triage all clinical questions and concerns from patients, provide education support regarding different cardiac stress protocols, and obtain/review lab results under the direction of the MD. S/he will assist in cardiac imaging research programs and quality improvement projects.
Documenting all clinical information in the electronic health record system.
Monitoring the phlebotomy room and supplies.
Placing orders as needed.
Performing basic procedures as requested by treating physicians, which including administering IV medications and radioisotopes.
Performing electrocardiograms, checking blood pressure, and conducting phlebotomy for designated patients.
Assisting in cardiac imaging research programs and quality improvement projects.
Performing additional responsibilities as required.
Requires a Master's degree in Nursing or equivalent in education and experience, plus one to two years of experience as a Nurse Practitioner.
Current NYS NP and RN licenses.
Current NP board certification.
BLS and ACLS certification required.
Must have excellent personal qualities and customer service skills.
Must be a team player.
Highly effective written and verbal communication skills necessary.
Must have experience with data collection and basic analysis.
- Four years of experience in cardiology, critical care, stress testing, and/or internal medicine preferred.
Must successfully complete systems training requirements.
Participation in Medical Surveillance Program.
Equal Opportunity Employer / Disability / Veteran
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