Canton-Potsdam Hospital Nurse Practitioner /Physician Assistant in Canton, New York
St. Lawrence University Health & Counseling Center has a full time employment opportunity for a 9 month Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner at the Diana B Torrey ’82 Health & Counseling Center.
In this position, the PA/NP will provide assessment, diagnosis, appropriate medical management and patient education for acute episodic illnesses, injuries, and stable chronic diseases. The PA/NP will engage in timely and appropriate consultation with the supervising physician and contribute and actively participate in campus wide health education programs.
Qualifications for PA include: Certification as a Physician Assistant in New York State, current license as a Physician Assistant in New York State, prefer at least 2 years’ experience in an ambulatory health care setting with progressive broad experience in primary care for adolescents and adults. A concentration in psychology is also preferred. Experience in a university or college health setting is desirable.
Qualifications for NP include: Registered Nurse with a Master’s Degree in Nursing and a valid New York State RN license with a Nurse Practitioner Certificate and Furnishing Certificate and DEA. Prefer at least 2 years’ experience in an ambulatory health care setting with progressive broad experience in primary care for adolescents and adults. Experience in a university or college health clinic is desirable. Family Nurse Practitioner preferred but will consider Adult or Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with experience working in adolescent medicine.
Shift: 7.5 Hour
Shift Details: 8:30 -4:30 M-F w/ variable shifts as needed during semester schedule
Name: St. Lawrence University Health Center
Required Level: Bachelor's Degree
Preferred Level: Master's Degree
Licensure / Certification:
Required: NYS Registered Nurse with licensure to practice as a nurse practitioner. A Master’s Degree in Nursing required. Must be certified as a Nurse Practitioner by the American Nurses Credentialing Center or similar accrediting licensing organization.
Required: New York State PA license, certified as a Physician Assistant
Preferred: NCCPA Certification
External Company Name: Canton-Potsdam Hospital
External Company URL: www.cphospital.org