Teaching Associate - Transplant Surgery Nurse Practitioner or Physician AssistantSchool / Campus / College: School of MedicineOrganization: SurgeryTitle: Teaching Associate - Transplant Surgery Nurse Practitioner or Physician AssistantPosition DescriptionThe Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine is recruiting for a full-time Advanced Practice Provider (ARNP/ PA-C) at the rank of Teaching Associate on a twelve month service period, with an anticipated start date in Spring 2019. University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service. Will serve as an ARNP/PA-C on the Transplant Surgery Service at the University of Washington Medical Center. This position will follow Intestinal Failure and Intestine transplant patients pre-operatively, during their transplant inpatient stay and post-operatively. In addition, this position will participate in kidney or liver transplant clinics, Living Donor evaluations for Kidney Liver, and provide back-up coverage for kidney or liver transplant inpatient admissions.
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