Advanced Practice Provider - req# 10262
Advanced Practice Provider
|Working Title||Advanced Practice Provider|
The University of NewMexico Student Health and Counseling (SHAC) is looking for a full time (12months) Advanced Practice Provider. Under general supervision, thisindividual will provide direct services to students attending the University ofNew Mexico and desirable candidate will have experience in primary care and theability to care for patients with acute injury/illness.
Student Health andCounseling (SHAC) is a comprehensive health service available to all currentlyenrolled UNM students. SHAC is located North of Johnson Center and across fromthe Student Union Building. It is open Monday through Friday, and is closed onall UNM holidays. Services include medical appointments (scheduled andsame-day), pharmacy, women's and men's health, allergy and immunization,medical specialty clinics, physical therapy, lab and x-ray, travel healthclinic and counseling services, as well as health education andprevention.
|Conditions of Employment|
Bachelor's degree; no previous experience required.Certification/LicensureEligible for New Mexico certification as a Physician's AssistantORState of New Mexico Certified Nurse Practitioner or certification pending, as documented by temporary certificate.
Completed degree(s) from an accredited institution that are above the minimum education requirement may be substituted for experience on a year for year basis.
|Preferred Qualifications||Minimum of 3 years ofexperience as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant|
General Adult Primary Care (Family Medicine) including
Management of chronic disease such as diabetes, hypertension, and asthma
Providing and tracking age appropriate preventive care
Specialist referrals as needed-managing and advocating
Experience providing and advocating for sexual health and prevention in a young adult population
Expertise in treating anxiety, depression, and related mental health disorder and coordinating care with mental health providers as appropriate
Experience with urgent care management of of acute illness and injuries such as:
Minor laceration repairs
Incision and drainage
Diagnosis and initial management of uncomplicated fracture and arrangement of appropriate follow up care.
Experience with and interest in providing health care to a culturally diverse population
Experience working successfully as a member of health care deliver team
|Campus||Main - Albuquerque, NM|
|Department||Student Health and Counseling (037A)|
|Staff Type||Regular - Full-Time|
|Term End Date|
|Pay||$5449.60 - $8174.40 monthly|
|Benefits Eligible||This is a benefits eligible position. The University of New Mexico provides a comprehensive package of benefits including medical, dental, vision, and life insurance. In addition, UNM offers educational benefits through the tuition remission and dependent education programs. See the Benefits home page for a more information.|
|ERB Statement||Temporary and on-call employees working an appointment percentage of 26 (.26 FTE) or greater, per quarter, will be eligible to earn retirement service credits and thus are required to make New Mexico Educational Retirement Board (NMERB) contributions. More information pertaining to your FTE and NMERB contributions can be reviewed on the NMERB Guidelines Clarified webpage.|
|Background Check Required||No|
|For Best Consideration Date||8/26/2019|
|Application Instructions||Applications should include CV, cover letter and three professional references|
Positions posted with a Staff Type of Regular or Term are eligible for the Veteran Preference Program. See the Veteran Preference Program webpage for additional details.
The University of New Mexico is committed to hiring and retaining a diverse workforce. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer, making decisions without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, veteran status, disability, or any other protected class.