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Columbia University Nurse Practitioner - Cardiology in New York, New York

  • Requisition no: 508707

  • Work Type: Full Time

  • Location: Campus|Medical Center

  • School/Department: null

  • Categories: Health/Clinical

  • Job Type: Officer of Administration

  • Regular/Temporary: Regular

  • Hours Per Week: 35

  • Salary Range: Commensurate with experience

Position Summary

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.

Responsibilities

  • Documenting all clinical information in the electronic health record system.

  • Ordering medications.

  • 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.

Minimum Qualifications

  • 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.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Four years of experience in cardiology, critical care, stress testing, and/or internal medicine preferred.

Other Requirements

  • Must successfully complete systems training requirements.

  • Participation in Medical Surveillance Program.

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