Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant

New York, United States
Salary Not Specified
Apr 20, 2021
Employment Type
Full Time

About SUNY Oneonta:

SUNY Oneonta is a public college in Central New York, enrolling about 6,500 students in bachelor's, master's and graduate certificate programs. Most of SUNY Oneonta's main campus lies within the City of Oneonta, which is located in the northern foothills of the Catskill Mountains, about a four-hour drive from New York City, Boston and Philadelphia. With a population just shy of 14,000, the City of Oneonta is the largest municipality in a rural region dominated by agriculture and tourism.

Known as an exemplary residential campus that values inclusion, service and sustainability, SUNY Oneonta is a nurturing community where students grow intellectually, thrive socially and live purposefully. Employees give SUNY Oneonta high marks for work/life balance and culture. The college's and ratings are 4.5 and 4.1, respectively.

Beyond campus, many residents enjoy the natural beauty of the Catskills. Outdoor activities such as hiking, biking and running are among the most popular. Several ski areas nearby typically operate for seasons lasting over 100 days beginning in late November or early December. During the summer, boating, swimming and other water sports are popular on lakes throughout the region.

Job Description:

The Student Health and Wellness Center at the State University of New York College at Oneonta invites applications for the position of Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant. This is a full-time, college year position (ten months) with expectations to provide primary health care to college students.

The mission of Student Health Services is to provide medical care to registered students and to promote healthy lifestyle choices to all members of the campus community. For more information about the College or Student Health Services, please visit or

Duties include but not limited to: performing comprehensive histories and physical exams that include cognitive and psychosocial status; educating, counseling and assisting patients regarding current health problems, health maintenance activities and preventative behaviors; using evidence-based knowledge in clinical decision making in the management of wellness and acute health care including Covid-19 testing and diagnosis; developing pharmaceutical and non-pharmaceutical treatment plans; monitoring the effectiveness of plan of care; collaborating and/or consulting with other health care providers as appropriate; collaborating/referring to appropriate on-campus student resources as needed; using evidence-based knowledge to address the well-being of students and to enhance retention and academic success; documenting within the Electronic Medical Record system. The position requires the ability to provide high quality health care according to federal and NYS laws, American College Health Association standards and SUNY Oneonta and Student Health Center policies and procedures as related to college health.


Required qualifications: master's degree; NYS license for Registered Nurse and certification as Adult or Family Nurse Practitioner -OR- NYS license and certification as a Physician Assistant; current national certification.

Preferred: two years' recent experience in college/school-based health, family medicine, urgent care, or women's health; experience working with and serving diverse populations.

Additional Information:

For other employment and regional opportunities, please visit our website at:

Pursuant to Executive Order 161, no State entity, as defined by the Executive Order, is permitted to ask, or mandate, in any form, that an applicant for employment provide his or her current compensation, or any prior compensation history, until such time as the applicant is extended a conditional offer of employment with compensation. If such information has been requested from you before such time, please contact the Governor's Office of Employee Relations at (518) 474-6988 or via email at .

SUNY Oneonta values a diverse college community. Please visit our website on diversity at: . Moreover, the College is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. Women, persons of color, persons with disabilities, and protected veterans are encouraged to apply.

Application Instructions:

To apply online go to: Please upload a letter of interest and resume. Contact information for three professional references is required.

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