Nurse Practitioner

Posting Details

Position Information

Job Title Nurse Practitioner
Department Quillen Chair of Geriatrics and Gerontology - 31581
Pay Grade 13
Job Category Administrative
Job Summary

Position available January 2, 2018

Position contingent on outside funding

Nurse Practitioner duties and responsibilities will include:
1. Clinical research, to include recruiting, patients, coordinating and conducting the clinical trials.
2. Education of health care professionals and lay public.
3. Clinical work to help achieving the above mentioned 2 goals.- Osteoporosis, dementia, and other geriatric medical syndromes.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

Knowledge and skill in assessment, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis. Knowledge of recognized standards of care. Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing. Ability to organize and set priorities.

Required Qualifications

Master’s degree in nursing with preparation in advance practice nursing (FNP, ANP, PNP, or other specialty as required); national certification in appropriate area; certification in appropriate area; certificate of fitness to prescribe medication, current unencumbered license as a registered nurse in Tennessee or compact state, experience as specified for posted position.

Preferred experience in Geriatric medicine.

Minimum years of experience: 1-2 years

License or certificate required: Preferred Credentialing.

Preferred Qualifications
Salary $60,000-$65,000

Posting Detail Information

Posting Number AS00079P
Is this position subject to a criminal background check? Yes
Is any part of the funding for this posting coming from a grant or outside funding source? Yes
Open Date 09/20/2017
Close Date
Open Until Filled Yes
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Documents Needed To Apply

Required Documents
  1. Resume
  2. Cover Letter
  3. Certifications
Optional Documents
  1. Transcripts