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    If you are a talented, knowledgeable and motivated individual with experience conducting comprehensive patient management activities and analyzing trends to develop a patient management plan AND you want to play a significant role in an organization, then consider becoming a Nurse Practitioner at the National Institutes of Health.

    Positions are available in the National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute, National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, and the National Cancer Institute.

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    Responsibilities

    As an Advanced Practice Nurse (Nurse Practitioner), you will:

    • Function independently as a certified nurse practitioner for a patient population in collaboration with the Medical Senior staff.
    • Participate in patient recruitment, perform and supervise diagnostic studies in the outpatient clinic and pulmonary function laboratory, document care in the medical record, coordinate input from consultants, collect and maintain research databases, and assist in the development of clinical and translational research studies.
    • Plan patient care based on in-depth knowledge of the specific patient population and/or protocols.
    • Participates in the development of new clinical research protocols providing expertise in experimental design relevant to practical patient care.
    • Assists physicians with specialized procedures, such as research bronchoscopies.
    • Communicate patient management strategies to members of the patient care team.

    Travel Required

    Not required

    Supervisory status

    No

    Promotion Potential

    13

  • Job family (Series)

    0610 Nurse

This job originated on www.usajobs.gov. For the full announcement and to apply, visit www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/519789800. Only resumes submitted according to the instructions on the job announcement listed at www.usajobs.gov will be considered.