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Michigan State University Specialist - Outreach-Fixed Term in East Lansing, Michigan

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Specialist - Outreach-Fixed Term

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Work type:Faculty/Academic Staff

Major Administrative Unit / College:College Of Osteopathic Medicine

Department:Neurology And Ophthalmology Com 10034625

Salary:Salary Commensurate with Experience

Location:East Lansing

Categories:Full Time (90-100%), Fixed Term Academic Staff, Health Care Professional, Health Care Support, Non-Union

Position Summary

Nurse Practitioner will work independently and in collaboration with vascular neurologists and neuro-interventionalists and other health care professionals to provide health care across the continuum of care for patients with Neurological disorders, in particular, cerebrovascular disease/stroke in an outpatient setting. The nurse practitioner provides specialty care with aspects of medical care focusing on the patient as a whole person. The provision of care includes but is not limited to: comprehensive assessment, ordering, conducting and interpreting diagnostic tests, prescription of pharmacological agents and treatments, and non-pharmacological therapies. Will provide teaching to patients and family related to disease management awareness and prevention. Assumes lead roles in educational projects, course development and presentations in specified focus areas. Participates in research projects in conjunction with departmental faculty. This is a full time position to become part of a multi-specialty neurology clinic within a university department.

Required Degree

Masters -Masters / Doctors of Nurse Practitioners

Minimum Requirements

One or two years of post-bachelor degree work such as a masters of nursing; requires possession of a current license to practice as a registered nurse and specialist certification as a nurse practitioner in the State of Michigan.

Desired Qualifications

Neurology experience is preferred but not required. Excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills. Demonstrated leadership ability. Flexibility to adjust schedule to meet patient and staff needs. Ability to manage time and stress effectively and adapt to unpredictable situations within the patient care setting. Two to five years of clinical experience is preferred but not required. The successful candidate will receive sufficient and focused training and orientation to become a successful and integral part of the HealthTeam.

Required Application Materials

Letter of Intent


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Summary of Health Risks

Exposure to human blood, serum, tissue and other body fluids; and materials covered under Universal Precautions; TB risk or work within 3 feet of human patients in a health care setting or have potential exposure to animals or to specimens with Mycobacterium.



MSU Statement

Michigan State University has been advancing the common good with uncommon will for more than 160 years. One of the top research universities in the world, MSU pushes the boundaries of discovery and forges enduring partnerships to solve the most pressing global challenges while providing life-changing opportunities to a diverse and inclusive academic community through more than 200 programs of study in 17 degree-granting colleges.

Advertised:Jun 10, 2019Eastern Daylight Time