#98910 (NP) Nurse Practitioner PD, Infectious Disease
Company: University of California - San Diego Medical Cente
Location: San Diego
Posted on: May 18, 2019
#98910 (NP) NURSE PRACTITIONER PD, INFECTIOUS DISEASE
Extended Review Date: Mon 5/13/2019
The qualifications of this position have been slightly modified as
Under supervision of the Principal Investigator, and in coloration
with the Program Manager, Project Coordinator and Study Staff, the
Nurse Practitioner (NP) will perform screenings and evaluate
patients for specific research protocols. Responsibilities include
routine daily and follow-up clinical evaluations, assist with
protocol management, and maintenance of protocol evaluation for
reproductive health of adult women and adolescent girls who either
(a) recently experienced sexual violence or (b) currently sexually
active. May serve as liaison in these areas, as needed.
Current State of California Registered Nurse (RN) and Nurse
Practitioner (NP) license.
BLS/CPR certification at time of hire with commitment to get BART
within six (6) months of hire date.
Minimum one year licensed NP work experience.
Background in HIV/AIDS and/or sexual violence research. Theoretical
knowledge of biological science and demonstrated training in
Demonstrated experience performing vaginal/cervical exams.
Demonstrated experience providing forensic exams for survivors of
Must be able to perform venipuncture.
Clinical nursing experience and knowledge of standard patient care
and medical procedures in inpatient and outpatient setting.
Experience performing common diagnostic tests, exam procedures,
knowledge of supplies and/or equipment needed, infection control
mechanisms and ability to accurately record results in medical
charts and protocol manuals.
Proven experience providing comprehensive physical examinations and
history with emphasis on reproductive health and vaginal exams for
adult women and adolescent girls.
Demonstrated experience using established protocols and ability to
identify and establish new protocols as indicated.
Excellent written and verbal communication skills in order to deal
courteously and effectively with a broad range of professionals,
paraprofessionals, the public and patients.
Strong organization skills in order to rapidly prioritize
activities in a high volume, dynamic, and demanding clinic and
* Fluency in English and Spanish, including Spanish medical
* Knowledge of patient education resources at UCSD Medical Center
and in the community.
* Must be able to work various hours and locations based on
* Employment is subject to a criminal background check and
* Must be willing to work with marginalized and vulnerable
UC San Diego Health is the only academic health system in the San
Diego region, providing leading-edge care in patient care,
biomedical research, education, and community service. Our
facilities include two university hospitals, a National Cancer
Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center, Shiley Eye
Institute, Sulpizio Cardiovascular Center, and several outpatient
clinics. UC San Diego Medical Center in Hillcrest is a designated
Level I Trauma Center and has the only Burn Center in the county.
We invite you to join our dynamic team!
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