The Department of Neurosurgery in a School of Medicine located in eastern North Carolina is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for a nocturnist position to join the department.
The incoming PA or NP will have inpatient only clinical responsibilities, the schedule is 7 on/ 7 off 7:00 pm to 7:00 am. The inpatient responsibilities will include OR, rounding with the neurosurgeon, inpatient medical management, admissions, discharges, and consults.
The Neurosurgery team consists of 9 neurosurgeons and 9 nurse practitioners/physician assistants. This opportunity includes primarily inpatient rounding with minimal first assist responsibilities. RNFA certification is required for nurse practitioners applicants. The department also includes an interventional neurologist, inpatient stroke neurologists, neurointensivists, neurologists and a large team of Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants.
The facility will provide a competitive compensation package including salary and a full, comprehensive benefit package.