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NYU/Bellevue Hospitals Youth and Young Adult Specialized Care Center (The Center) is a one-stop-shop of comprehensive HIV related clinical, psychological and support services for HIV positive and high risk women, children, youth, and young adults. The Center serves patients and their families, by providing friendly, comprehensive, coordinated medical and social services and a variety of health, wellness, educational, social, and supportive programs that promote healthy sexuality, self-care, and positive life choices.
For nearly three decades The Centers caring and compassionate staff has built a sense of community serving as an extended family by offering a safe space for individuals and families dealing with HIV and its stigma to decompress, receive primary and specialty clinical services, and share information and receive support from each other.
NYU's Department of Pediatrics Division of Infectious Disease is seeking a part-time Faculty Group Practice Nurse to join its team of professionals to work in Bellevue Hospital's Pediatric and Adult Virology clinics serving HIV positive and high risk HIV negative patients. Guided by a comprehensive knowledge of nursing theory and practical experience working with patients living with HIV, the Faculty Group Practice Nurse provides primary and HIV specialty care services and coordinates all treatments required for health promotion, rehabilitation and prevention.
Provide nursing care to adult (30 years and older) and young adults (18-25) in Bellevue's virology clinic (Tuesday 9am-1pm) and in the Bellevue's Pediatric, Infectious Disease Clinic (Wednesday 1pm-5pm) in collaboration with the providers.
Assisting fellows with GYN pap smear exam -Administer vaccines and STD treatment -Administers long acting contraceptives (Depo) -Assists in prescription refills and prior authorizations for prescription medications
Assistance with making appointments at Bellevue's outpatient clinics. Appointment reminders.
Monitoring lab results and notifying provider of results
Coordinating visits and following up with PrEP patients (patient on HIV prophylactic medication). Planning and running workshops on health related topics
Enter visits and lab results into LNYC database
Continuous quality improvement
Develops and implements a collaborative practice agreement in the specific clinical area and performs a periodic review of the collaborative agreement. Initiates selected comprehensive therapeutic and diagnostic procedures, consultations and laboratory examinations, prescribes and alters medication regimens, interprets findings and alters plan of care according to collaborative practice agreement and protocols in designated area.
Assesses the health status of patients/families by means of comprehensive health history and physical examination. Provides teaching and counseling in the areas of health promotion, maintenance, disease prevention, and management of acute/chronic illnesses.
Documents findings and plan of care inpatients medical record. Consults with physicians and members of health care team as established in the collaborative practice agreement. Initiates referrals to specialty services and fosters continuity of care.
Participates in team meetings and conferences to enhance an interdisciplinary approach to acute/primary health care delivery. Performs a patient record review with the collaborating physician in a timely fashion but not less than every three months.
Supports the mission, vision, philosophy and goals of NYU School of Medicine's Department of Pediatrics, Department of Nursing, and NYU/Bellevue's Youth and Young Adult Specialized Care Center. Demonstrates accountability for own nursing practice. Advocates for patients/families and supports patients rights. Treats co-workers, patients and families with courtesy, dignity and respect.
Advocates for patients/families and supports patients rights.
Current Registered Professional Nurse in New York licensure is required.
BCLS certification is also required.
Fluent written and spoken English language skills necessary. Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.
Physical stamina, manual dexterity, visual and aura acuity to perform responsibilities needed.
At least 2-5 years of experience clinically managing HIV infection.
Is open and responsive to the diverse backgrounds and experience of other people, and promotes an environment that is sensitive to cultural diversity.
Establishes and follows a personal plan for professional development and ongoing continuing education.
Keeps knowledge current by self-directed learning, literature review and attendance at educational programs.
Participates in defining, maintaining and interpreting standards of nursing practice.
Additional experience with pediatric and adolescent patient populations (18-25) years old preferred.
Strong willingness to provide caring, high quality healthcare services to HIV positive and at-risk populations.
Demonstrated ability to treat others with dignity, respect and courtesy.
Ability to follow procedures and practices to ensure the highest level of patient safety and care.
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
NYU Langone provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
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NYU Langone Medical Center, a world-class patient-centered integrated academic medical center, is one of the nation's premier centers for excellence in clinical care, biomedical research, and medical education. Located in the heart of Manhattan, NYU Langone is composed of four hospitals – Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation; the Hospital for Joint Diseases, one of... only five hospitals in the nation dedicated to orthopaedics and rheumatology; and Hassenfeld Children's Hospital, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services across the medical center – plus the NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history. The medical center's tri-fold mission to serve, teach, and discover is achieved 365 days a year through the seamless integration of a culture devoted to excellence in patient care, education and research. For more information, go to www.NYULMC.org.