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MUSCP - Advanced Practice Provider - Emergency Medicine

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Entity: MUSC Physicians
Department: Bu/College Of Medicine
Sub Department: UMA01-022-Dpt/Emergency Medicine
Work type: Full-Time
Employee Type: MUSCP - Staff
Location: Charleston, SC-Main Campus, Charleston, SC
Categories: ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDERS
Pay scale: MUSCP-G17: $82,823.94 - $141,092.02 (min - max)


Entity/Organization:  MUSC Physicians Primary Care (MUSCP)

Hours per week:  40

Scheduled Work Hours/Shift: 12 hour shifts/days/nights/weekends

Pay Basis/FLSA:  Salary/Exempt

Job Summary/Purpose: MUSC Emergency Department is looking for a full-time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join its team of Advanced Practice Providers. Incumbent will provide diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services for direct patient care in the Adult Emergency Departments in the Main University Hospital (MUH) and Ashley River Tower (ART) as delegated by the Emergency Medicine physician. To be consistent with other Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners in the Department, this provider will be expected to work at least 50% nights and/or weekends.

Minimum Training and Education: Currently licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse in the state of SC or licensed as a Physician Assistant by the National Board of Medical Examiners or the American Academy of Physician Assistants. Requires certification in Basic Life Support. Thorough knowledge of methods, management, principles and practices of managing both high and low acuity patients presenting to the Emergency Department. Demonstrates the ability to collaborate in a positive, collegial manner with other disciplines.

Licensure, Certifications, Registrations:  Currently eligible or licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse in the state of SC or Licensed (or certification eligible) as a Physician Assistant by the National Board of Medical Examiners or the American Academy of Physician Assistants or the Advanced Practice Nurse (ANP, Acute NP, or FNP). Requires certification in Basic Life Support.  

Additional Duties and Responsibilities: Provide direct patient care in the Emergency Department (Main University Hospital and ART), perform the evaluation and workup of new patients, and assist in management of returning patients. Obtain patient history, perform physical exams, order appropriate testing, interpret lab test results, and formulate assessment on patients presenting to the Emergency Department. Assist with tele-urgent care services provided by Emergency Medicine faculty and staff as needed. Potential precepting of MUSC PA or NP students during their clinical year.

Physical Requirements:  Continuous requirements are to perform job functions while standing, walking and sitting. Ability to bend at the waist, kneel, climb stairs, reach in all directions, fully use both hands and legs, possess good finger dexterity, perform repetitive motions with hands/wrists/elbows and shoulders, reach in all directions. Ability to be qualified physically for respirator use, initially and as required. Maintain 20/40 vision corrected, see and recognize objects close at hand and at a distance, work in a latex safe environment and work indoors. Frequently lift, lower, push and pull and/or carry objects weighing 50 lbs (+/-) unassisted, exert up to 50 lbs of force, lift from 36" to overhead 25 lbs. Infrequently work in dusty areas and confined/cramped spaces. 

The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MUSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, age, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by state laws and/or federal regulations. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment based upon applicable qualifications, merit and business need.


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The Medical University of South Carolina is an Equal Opportunity Employer. MUSC does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion or belief, age, sex, national origin, gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, protected veteran status, family or parental status, or any other status protected by state laws and/or federal regulations. All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment based upon applicable qualifications, merit and business need.