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Company: Highland Hospital
Location: Rochester, NY
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Biotech


*Highland Hospital is looking to add some additional APP support to our Progressive Care Unit.  These newly created roles will help support our overnight staff.  Candidates typically work 12 hour shifts, 8p - 8a, Sunday, Monday & Tuesday. *This role is eligible for a sign on bonus*Some duties include but are not limited to:To admit and execute orders on adult patients requiring in-house medical coverage for the Progressive Care Unit.As needed, obtains detailed sign-out from the PA teams, to assist in evening cross-coverage and any medical issues the PA teams need to follow up.To convey pertinent patient medical problems to the covering attending so a medical treatment plan can be formed.As needed, may be asked to assist the Nocturnist with Admissions.As needed, may be asked to assist the ICU APP.Writes orders pertaining to the patient's care, including medication, parenteral therapy, clinical investigation, fluid therapy, laboratory data, X-ray studies, MRI, CAT, cardiac studies, diet, and special instructions according to the patient's assessed needs.As needed, cross-covers on paged medical problems that arise and cares for the patient promptly and efficiently.  Performs necessary data collection, conveys problems to covering physician, and executes a proper team plan.Must demonstrate the ability to care for patients of the adolescent to geriatric age range and vented patients. 


  1. Education:  Fulfilled the requirements to be a licensed PA or NP in NYS.
  2. Experience:  Medical management of house-covered patients or Emergency Room/ICU training. ICU or Respiratory experience preferred.
  3. License/Certification Required:  NYS License PA candidates. Current, valid license to practice as an NP in NYS for NP candidates. Must be ACLS/BLS certified.
  4. Skills: Willing to work in an environment that is consistent with 's philosophy of Continuous Quality Improvement and Highland/PRIDE statement. Maintains adequate CME credits to ensure ongoing competency for performing job duties.  Maintains current NYS license and NCCPA Certification.

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