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Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Urology

Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Urology

Department 
Urology
Job Locations 
US-NY-Multiple Sites
Employment Type 
Regular Full-Time
Position Schedule 
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Position Summary

WESTMED Medical Group is currently recruiting for a Nurse Practitioner for our Urology team.  This role will work collaboratively with three urologists in both the office and hospital settings to provide high quality care.  Our Urology department has locations in White Plains, Purchase, Rye & Ridge Hill, Yonkers.

 

 

 

Essential Job Functions & Responsibilities

Office responsibilities include:  

 

  • Obtaining a history and performing a physical exam

  • Ordering lab and imaging studies

  • Coordinating care with patients, their families and other care providers and helping to follow up with lab results and phone calls.

  • Office procedures and diagnostic testing performed by the Nurse Practitioner include urodynamics, urocuff, biofeedback, pelvic floor electrical stimulation, urinary catheter placements and changes, bladder instillations, posterior tibial nerve stimulation, prostate and bladder ultrasound, teaching penile injections, instructing self-catheterization and pessary fitting and routine pessary care.  

 

Further responsibilities in the hospital include: 

 

  • Placement and changing of foley catheters and suprapubic tubes, clot irrigation and management of continuous bladder irrigation, administration of bladder medications including bcg and mitomicin, penile injection for priapism, wound care including debridement and incision and drainage of small abscesses, meatal dilation, reduction of paraphimosis and removal of drains, staples or sutures.  

 

The Nurse Practitioner is expected to take call with the attending physician who is on call.

 

Required Qualifications

The ideal candidate must be highly motivated, conscientious, personable, and demonstrate excellent communication skills and the ability to work well both independently and with others in a team-oriented environment.

 

  • NY NP license is required
  • Recent NP graduates are encouraged to apply
  • Experience/strong interest level in Urology is preferred

Company Overview

WESTMED Medical Group is considered the model for the future of healthcare. With over 350 physicians and over 900 staff, we are a high growth, financially thriving, multi-specialty group medical practice providing superior healthcare to patients and health information to the community. Our main office locations are located within Westchester County, New York and lower Fairfield County, Connecticut. Our offices provide full-service care, including primary and specialty care, radiology, lab services, and urgent care.  The foundation for service excellence at WESTMED Medical Group starts with the patient experience and focusing on the complete total care of our patients. WESTMED is recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance as a Level 3 Medical Home, the highest achievable level. We are one of over 150 Medicare Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs) nationwide.  WESTMED strives to be a "provider of choice" and an "employer of choice".

 

Here at WESTMED Medical Group, we look for individuals who are interested in and seek a challenging, growth-oriented, dynamic and friendly environment. Individuals with a strong work ethic along with a caring personality are who we find to be most successful here, fitting into our not so basic mantra of simply being “Smart" & “Nice". Our organization is constantly looking to bring on like-minded people who have a genuine interest in helping people and possess an intellectual curiosity to try and do things better and more efficiently. We strive to bring out the best in all of our team members and provide individuals with the support they need to achieve their career aspirations while providing the best quality care to our patients.

 

We provide a modern office environment, state-of-the-art equipment and technology as well as competitive benefits and salary. Our benefits include medical, dental, free copays for employees who see WESTMED physicians, discounted vision glasses, life insurance, AD&D insurance, short-term and long-term disability, 401k and profit sharing, flexible spending plans, and more.  WESTMED Medical Group has been GreatRated! as a Great Place to Work, the global authority on high-trust, high-performance workplace cultures.

 

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