Nurse Practitioner Job In Tucson, Arizona
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Banner University Medical Group is seeking a Nurse Practitioner to provide care for hospital based patients with advanced heart failure/transplant candidates. This is an outstanding opportunity for a dynamic NP with experience and/or new grad with appropriate training to be part of a new and growing Advance Heart Failure Program. The qualified candidate will work closely with our team of specialized physicians, nursing staff, case managers and support staff and should be comfortable in a dynamic environment and with facilitating change.
Work Schedule: Full-time. M-F first shift coverage, potential for shared weekend call as the program grows
Patient Volumes: 5-10 average daily
Essential Functions and Required Qualifications:
- Current Board Certification
- Acute Care Certification
- Experience with Heart Failure, Ventricular Assist Devices, and Transplant Services optimal
- Excellent communication skills
- Ability to work closely with physicians and other clinicians in a team approach to patient care
- Detail-oriented; dedicated to providing excellent care in challenging situations
- Current Arizona Medical License
- Current CPR, BLS, and ACLS.
- Current prescribing privileges including a DEA license for controlled substance.
Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers: Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, is a nationally recognized academic medical center. The world-class hospital is focused on coordinated clinical care, expanded research activities and nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community
Banner Health offers an industry leading benefits package that provides security for you and your family, including:
- Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and pharmacy plans
- Paid time off plans
- Eligible for benefits coverage within 30 days
- Financial savings resources
- Career advancement and optimal work/life balance
- Employee Discounts
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Banner Health is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in the country with twenty-eight hospitals (15 in Arizona), six long term care centers and an array of other services, including primary care and specialty clinics, home care services and home medical equipment, in six Western states and is recognized for its leadership and dedication to the communities we serve. In addition, Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system anchored in Phoenix and Tucson that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine; research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers.
We welcome you to explore the opportunity to be a key contributor within our award-winning network of hospitals, clinics, research facilities and physician practices.
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V Employer.