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Teaching Associate - Cardiology, NWH Inpatient

Position Overview

School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Medicine, Cardiology

Title: Teaching Associate - Cardiology, NWH Inpatient

Position Details

Position Description

Position Overview

Organization:  UW Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine


Title: Teaching Associate, NW Campus Inpatient Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Inpatient


Position Overview:  We are seeking a highly reliable and flexible Advanced Practice Provider (APP) with proven excellence working in an interdisciplinary collaborative team environment for our NWH Inpatient Cardiology Team.


Position Details:  Full-time (100% FTE), one-year, 12-month appointment, renewable annually, UW Faculty Teaching Associate Position, ARNP or PA-C, M-F.  Anticipated start date would be November 2020.


Reports to: Cardiology Service Director and Cardiology Lead Advanced Practice Provider


Position Description

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with an inter-professional team including established APPs and cardiologists from the UW Heart Institute to provide high quality and safe, patient- and family-centered care in a premier institution
  • Provide a full spectrum of independent as well as collaborative care to adult Cardiology patients in the inpatient setting.
  • Provide consultations for inpatients with new and chronic cardiovascular disorders.
  • Participate in quality improvement projects and process improvement activities.
  • Participate in and support the Division’s education, research and quality initiatives.
    • Provide education and mentorship to fellow team members, staff, residents, fellows, nurses and students.
    • Attend weekly Cardiology Grand Rounds and quarterly faculty meetings.
  • Be well versed in UWMC CPOE/EPIC.
  • Follow UWMC Professional Behavior Policy and Procedures.
  • Perform other related duties as required
  • University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.


Required Qualifications:

  • Graduate Degree from and accredited Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Program, or foreign equivalent
  • Current and valid state Registered Nurse and Advanced Practice Nursing Licensure for ARNP or Physician Assistant licensure for PA-C
  • Nationally certified ARNP/PA with DEA
  • Highly reliable, flexible provider with proven excellence working in an interdisciplinary collaborative team environment
  • Effective interpersonal skills, leadership skills, and clinical expertise in the care of cardiology patients
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Basic computer knowledge and command of basic personal computer skills


Ideal Qualifications:

  • Training and experience in inpatient cardiology or CCU/ICU management
  • ACLS Certification


Please provide cover letter, CV and contact information for three professional references

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University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All
qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed,
religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information,
gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.

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