Unique Gastroenterology NP or PA Job Opportunity in Sunny FL!

Are you looking for a nurse practitioner or physician assistant job?  If so, a unique opportunity has come up for a gastroenterology NP or PA in Gainesville, Florida.  Becoming part of the Gator Nation at the University of Florida may just be the perfect fit for your next position.

Who's Hiring?

The University of Florida Department of Medicine, Division of Gastroenterolgy is seeking a full time Clinical Programs Coordinator (CD4).  The Coordinator will function primarily in outpatient clinics five days each week.  He/ she will be working with faculty, fellows, medical students, and house officers in patient evaluation and care for the Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition, Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases.  The Coordinator will present patient management and problems to the faculty physician and carry out the decided plan of evaluation and treatment designated by the faculty.

What Role Can the Coordinator Expect?

The Coordinator is expected to play a few key roles in the new position:

  1. The Coordinator will function primarily in outpatient clinics during five days each week working  with faculty, fellows, medical students, and house officers in patient evaluation and care for the Division of Gastroenterology Hepatology and Nutrition, Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases.  The Coordinator will evaluate both new and returning patients, including but not limited to patient history and physical examinations, and administer care as directed by physician faculty.
  2. The Coordinator will present patient management and problems to the faculty physician, may recommend a course of action, and carry out the decided plan or evaluation and treatment designated by the faculty.  The Coordinator will be responsible for the interpretation of policies related to patient care.
  3. The Coordinator will serve as a resource person for the house staff, fellows, and faculty to improve the level of care by the Section.
  4. The Coordinator will be responsible for all the patient telephone calls directed to all faculty within the Section of Hepatobiliary Diseases.  The Coordinator will serve as a liaison between the patient and physician in carrying out the recommended treatment plan and when concerns or questions arise.

How Much Does the Position Pay?

The starting salary range for this position is between $70,000-$80,000.  Salary will be commensurate with education and experience.

Do I Qualify for the Job?

Applicants must have a master's degree in an appropriate area of specialization; or a bachelor's degree in an appropriate area of specialization and two years of appropriate experience.  A current Florida license as a PA or ARNP is also required.

Sign Me Up!

Interested applicants should apply at the following site: https://jobs.ufl.edu/postings/45863