Advanced Practice Registered Nurse

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Department Universityxe2x80x99s Health Services (UHS) at Florida State University (FSU) envisions a healthy community where every student thrives. UHSxe2x80x99s mission is to promote and improve the overall health and well-being of FSU students. UHS is housed in the Mary B. Coburn Health and Wellness Center, a 170,000 square-foot multipurpose facility built in 2012. The Health and Wellness Center includes classrooms, a nursing triage clinic, a priority clinic, a fitness center, and a healing garden for personal reflection. This position will be located in the primary care clinic of University Health Services. Responsibilities Following approved APRN protocols, performs diagnostic examinations and examinations for specific complaints in the identification and evaluation of illnesses and injuries. Initiates diagnostic laboratory tests, and other procedures as medically indicated. Makes medical assessments and initiates procedures and/or treatments within established protocols under the direction of the physician. Documents the patient history, physical and emotional state, diagnostic findings and treatment in the patient’s medical record/EMR. Reviews and discusses with patient the results of laboratory and other tests. Makes medically indicated referrals to other specialists/consultants as necessary. Confers with physician regarding patient management when appropriate. May function as a preceptor for Nurse Practitioner students. Actively participates in the revision of APRN protocols annually. Assists in the development of educational and instructional materials and programs. As needed, assists in patient triage, phone inquiries, orientation and training of personnel assisting with patient care. Attends and participates on committees, conducts case presentations, and performs special projects and other duties as assigned. Qualifications Masters degree and two years of experience. Graduate from an accredited Advanced Practice Registered Nurse program. Certification as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in accordance with Chapter 464, Florida Statutes. A valid Florida licensure as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (in accordance with Chapter 464, FS); or are you licensed in another state with the ability to obtain licensure in Florida. Preferred Qualifications Ability to deal with crises and manage sensitive information. Ability to assess patient condition independently or in consultation. Provide appropriate treatment or referral for treatment. Knowledge of and ability to apply current principles, methods and practices for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment. Knowledge of prescription drugs and other medications and the standard concepts, practices and procedures related to pharmaceuticals. Ability to differentiate emergency from non-emergency situations. Knowledge of and ability to safely perform medical examinations and/or tests on patients including but not limited to X-Rays, EKGs and radiological exams. Contact Info Please email the UHS HR Team at with any questions. University Information One of the nation’s elite research universities, Florida State University preserves, expands, and disseminates knowledge in the sciences, technology, arts, humanities, and professions, while embracing a philosophy of learning strongly rooted in the traditions of the liberal arts and critical thinking. Founded in 1851, Florida State University is the oldest continuous site of higher education in Florida. FSU is a community steeped in tradition that fosters research, encourages creativity, and embraces diversity. At FSU, therexe2x80x99s the excitement of being part of a vibrant academic and professional community, surrounded by people whose ideas are shaping tomorrowxe2x80x99s news! Learn more about our university and campuses. Anticipated Salary Range Salary will be commensurate with experience and may include a comprehensive benefit package i.e.; health insurance, life insurance, dental insurance, vision insurance, short and long term disability insurance, health and dependent care savings accounts, retirement, and professional development funds. FSU Total Rewards FSU offers a robust Total Rewards package. Visit our website to learn more about our Compensation, Benefits, Wellness, Recognition, and Employee Development programs. Use our interactive tool to calculate Total Compensation options based on potential salary, benefits and retirement contributions, earned leave, and other employment-related perks. How To Apply If qualified and interested in a specific job opening as advertised, apply to Florida State University at If you are a current FSU employee, apply via myFSU > Self Service. Applicants are required to complete the online application with all applicable information. Applications must include all work history up to ten years, and education details even if attaching a resume. Veterans’ Preference Certain service members and veterans, and the spouses and family members of such service members and veterans, receive preference and priority, and certain service members may be eligible to receive waivers for post secondary educational requirements, in employment by the state and its political subdivisions and are encouraged to apply for the positions being filled. Veterans’ Preference applies to University Support Personnel System (USPS) positions only. IMPORTANT: To claim Veterans’ Preference, select xe2x80x9cyesxe2x80x9d to the question on the application questionnaire and upload a DD-214 (or equivalent), the Veterans’ Preference Certification form, and other documentation if applicable with your online application before midnight of the position closing date. Click the links for eligibility information and required documentation, or call FSU Human Resources at (850) 644-6034. Considerations This is an USPS (University Support Personnel System) position. This position requires successful completion of a criminal history background check. This position requires pre-employment PPD (TB) and successful completion of post hire OSHA training. Equal Employment Opportunity An Equal Opportunity/Access/Affirmative Action/Pro Disabled & Veteran Employer. FSU’s Equal Opportunity Statement can be accessed at:

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