University of Colorado Instructor in Aurora, Colorado
University of Colorado School of Medicine
University of Colorado | CU Anschutz Medical Campus
School of Medicine, Department of Pediatrics
Section of Nephrology
Position #764487 – Requisition #16711
Applications are accepted electronically ONLY atwww.cu.edu/cu-careers
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus seeks individuals with demonstrated commitment to creating an inclusive learning and working environment. We value the ability to engage effectively with students, faculty and staff of diverse backgrounds.
The Department of Pediatrics, Section of Nephrology has an opening for a/full-time//Instructor/position.
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus is a public education, clinical and research facility serving 4,500 students, and a world-class medical destination at the forefront of life-changing science, medicine, and healthcare. CU Anschutz offers more than 42 highly rated degree programs through 6 schools and colleges, and receives over $500 million in research awards each year. We are the single largest health professions education provider in Colorado, awarding nearly 1,450 degrees annually. Powered by our award-winning faculty, renowned researchers and a reputation for academic excellence, the CU Anschutz Medical Campus drives innovation from the classroom to the laboratory to the delivery of unparalleled patient care./Read CU Anschutz Quick Facts here//./
The University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus ranks among the top institutions nationally in clinical care, education and research. Its 230-acre campus, designed to enhance collaboration and interprofessional education, hosts the College of Nursing; the Schools of Dental Medicine, Medicine, Pharmacy, and Public Health; the Graduate School; a Health Sciences Library; and two hospitals. Strategically located contiguous to the campus are a biosciences research park and the Veterans Hospital. CU Anschutz offers two undergraduate degrees, 35 graduate degrees, and five first-professional programs. More than 4,000 students learn alongside faculty members who also make meaningful medical discoveries and provide expert clinical care through 1.5 million patient-visits annually. A hub for research and innovation, CU Anschutz receives over $400 million in research awards each year and has filed 1,300 patent applications and formed 53 new companies since 2002.
_Salary and Benefits:_
Your total compensation goes beyond the number on your paycheck. The University of Colorado provides generous leave, health plans and retirement contributions that add to your bottom line.
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*Diversity and Equity:*
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The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is committed to recruiting and supporting a diverse student body, faculty and administrative staff. The university strives to promote a culture of inclusiveness, respect, communication and understanding. We encourage applications from women, ethnic minorities, persons with disabilities and all veterans. The University of Colorado is committed to diversity and equality in education and employment.
The University of Colorado Denver | Anschutz Medical Campus is dedicated to ensuring a safe and secure environment for our faculty, staff, students and visitors. To assist in achieving that goal, we conduct background investigations for all prospective employees.
_Nature of Work:_
The Advanced Practice Provider will serve with the assigned inpatient attending for the care of patients with kidney disease and hypertension who are hospitalized and either on the renal (orange team) service or being followed on a consultative basis.
_Examples of Work Performed:_
•Rounding on inpatients and implementing and advancing these inpatients' care throughout the day in coordination with the inpatient nephrology attending and other nephrology team members (fellow, dialysis and clinic nurse, renal dietician, renal social worker).
•This includes caring for critically ill patients followed by the nephrology service in the intensive care units and receiving renal replacement therapy such as CRRT (continuous renal replacement therapy).
•If the inpatient service experiences less activity, opportunities will be available to (after receiving appropriate training) rounding in the chronic outpatient dialysis unit or in general nephrology outpatient or kidney transplant clinics.
•No overnight or weekend on-call responsibilities are anticipated, and less than 1.0 FTE commitments will be considered.
•Current Colorado State Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner License.
•Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program.
•Pediatric Nurse Practitioner certification required.
•Pediatric Acute Care certification required.
•Ability to work effectively in a multi-disciplinary, academic health care setting.
•Interest in caring for a unique pediatric patient population with chronic illness.
•Experience in pediatrics, preferably pediatric nephrology or even pediatric dialysis.
•Examples include, but are not limited to, performing comprehensive examinations, ordering medications, communicating effectively with consulting services and the ability to educate others.
_Conditions of Employment:_
•Must successfully pass a 10-panel drug test through Children's Hospital Colorado.
•Must be willing and able to pass a national criminal and sex-offender background check.
Organization: *U0001 -- DENVER & ANSCHUTZ MED CAMPUS
Requisition ID: 16711
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