The Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology is seeking a Women's Health Nurse Practitioner to work collaboratively within a multi-disciplinary health team, responsible for providing comprehensive obstetrical and gynecologic care for ambulatory patients. Educates and manages care in the antepartum and postpartum continuum.
The Women's Health Nurse Practitioner practice within the guidelines of the department and the institution in accordance with the State of Maryland. The Nurse Practitioner is granted affiliate staff privileges by the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, the Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Johns Hopkins Women's Center at White Marsh, and Johns Hopkins Women's Center at Greenspring Station. These privileges are renewed annually.
Specific Duties & Responsibilities
Care for gynecologic patients seeking well-woman care, problem-focused gynecologic care (including abnormal bleeding, vaginal discharge, pelvic pain, contraception, menopause, UTIs, vaginitis, STDs etc.)
Initiate contraception (IUD-insertion and removals, OCP, Depo-Provera, etc.)
Evaluate and manage women seeking nonsurgical treatment of urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, and other urogynecology problems.
Perform pessary fittings and in-office procedures such as Percutaneous Tibial Nerve Stimulation (PTNS) and urodynamics
Order appropriate labs, ultrasounds and consults as needed and provide appropriate follow up and treatment.
Serve as a resource and educator of medical and nursing students and residents.
Master's Degree in nursing, Registered Nurse license and Certified as a Nurse Practitioner. Must be licensed as NP in State of Maryland or other state where practicing.
Additional experience may substitute for Master's Degree, to the extent permitted by the JHU equivalency formula.
Current BLS/CPR certification required. Must maintain current licensure and certification during duration of employment.
Completion of the JHBMC credentialing process is required prior to start date.
Sitting, standing and walking for extended period.
Reaching by extending hand(s) or arm(s) in any direction.
Finger dexterity required to manipulate objects with fingers rather than with whole hand(s) or arm(s).
Ability to move standard equipment through a hospital or clinical environment.
Experience in performing endometrial and vulva biopsies.
Experience with urogynecology and pre-natal care.
Classified Title: Nurse Practitioner Role/Level/Range: ACRP/04/MG Starting Salary Range: $84,810 - $116,600/Annually (Commensurate with experience) Employee group: Full Time Schedule: Monday - Friday, 8:30 am - 5:00 pm Exempt Status: Exempt Location: JH at White Marsh Department name: SOM OB GYN Bay Gynecology Obstetrics Bay Personnel area: School of Medicine
Please refer to the job description above to see which forms of equivalency are permitted for this position. If permitted, equivalencies will follow these guidelines:
JHU Equivalency Formula: 30 undergraduate degree credits (semester hours) or 18 graduate degree credits may substitute for one year of experience. Additional related experience may substitute for required education on the same basis. For jobs where equivalency is permitted, up to two years of non-related college course work may be applied towards the total minimum education/experience required for the respective job.
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