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Teaching Associate (APP ARNP/PA-C), Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

Position Overview

School / Campus / College: School of Medicine

Organization: Anesthesiology and Pain Medicine

Title: Teaching Associate (APP ARNP/PA-C), Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine

Position Details

Position Description

The University of Washington Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine has an advanced practice provider position (ARNP/PA-C) available as a Teaching Associate.  This position is full-time with a 12-month service period (July 1 – June 30).  The anticipated start date is May 2022 or soon thereafter.  University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research and service.  Salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience.

The successful candidate will work as part of an interdisciplinary pain team at the Center for Pain Relief at University of Washington Medical Center—Roosevelt, the primary site of outpatient pain management at UW.  The Center for Pain Relief utilizes a collaborative approach between physicians (primarily from anesthesiology, but may also be from family/internal medicine, neurology, PM&R, and psychiatry), pain psychologists, advanced practice providers (APPs), and clinical pharmacists.  The APP will see patients independently, though each patient is also assigned an attending physician for periodic review.  Duties include the assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of patients with complex chronic pain problems, including relevant medical and psychological conditions.  Other specific pain-related duties may include but are not limited to prescription and oversight of chronic opioid therapy, post-procedure follow up after outpatient pain interventions, assistance with preparation for and follow up from spinal cord stimulation trials and implants, and assistance with intrathecal pump refills.  Some training may be required.


Must have a graduate degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program or accredited Physician Assistant program.  Must be a nationally certified ARNP/PA.  Must be eligible for ARNP or PA licensure in the state of Washington.


Applicants should submit a cover letter and CV.

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