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Teaching Associate - Cardiology, UWMC-Northwest Campus Inpatient

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School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Medicine, Cardiology

Title: Teaching Associate - Cardiology, UWMC-Northwest Campus Inpatient

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Position Description

Position Overview

Organization:  UW Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine


Title: Teaching Associate, UWMC-Northwest 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 UWMC-Northwest Inpatient Cardiology Team.


Position Details:  Full-time (100% FTE) UW Faculty Teaching Associate Position, ARNP or PA-C, M-F. Teaching Associate have an annual service period of 12 months (July-June). This is a one-year appointment, renewable annually.  Estimated start date April 1, 2022.


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


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



Ideal Qualifications:

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



Please provide a CV, cover letter and a statement of past and planned contributions to diversity, equity, and inclusion (i.e., diversity statement).

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