Dual Posting: Nurse Practitioner Specialty Care / Physician Assistant Specialty Care – Infectious

University of Missouri - Columbia
Missouri, United States
Salary Not Specified
Posted Date
May 11, 2023

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Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease

Job Description

The Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, within the School of Medicine is pleased to announce an opening for a Nurse Practitioner Specialty Care or Physician Assistant Specialty Care to join their expanding ID team.

The Department of Medicine's mission is to provide the best care to patients; create an excellent educational experience for students, residents, and fellows; and advance the understanding of human illness and disease through creative and collaborative research.

The Department offers outstanding facilities and a dedicated team of physicians, scientists, nurses and staff members committed to advancement in terms of scientific achievement, clinical service and medical education in 10 core divisions.
  • Work collaboratively with physicians in the Division of Infectious Diseases and assist in a multidisciplinary practice for the treatment of ID-related diagnosis in outpatient settings.
  • Perform essential patient care functions, which support and expand ID care practice.
  • Assist in the organization and clinical processes of ID care.
  • Diagnose and treat infectious diseases in the ID clinics.
  • Assist in the evaluation and assessment of potential infectious diseases.
  • May participate in Telemedicine as an extension of ID care and outreach.
  • Obtain and document a complete and focused history and physical and be able to relate other aspects of medical information to the physicians.
  • Conduct comprehensive health assessments and demonstrate a high level of autonomy in the diagnosis and treatment of actual and potential health problems.
  • Assists in the identification of trends related to patients and participates in quality improvement activities.
  • Help guide the development and implementation of structure, process, and outcomes standards.
  • Actively participate in clinical research, as needed.
  • Other duties as assigned.


Salary Range: $90,251 - $147,285 annually

Grade: PAT - 012

Internal applicants can determine their university title by accessing the Talent Profile tile in myHR.


Salary Range: $90,251 - $147,285 annually

Grade: PAT - 012

Internal applicants can determine their university title by accessing the Talent Profile tile in myHR.


Monday – Friday

8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

Minimum Qualifications


Master of Science in Nursing degree.

Missouri Board of Nursing RN or Nurse Licensure Compact multi-state RN. When primary state of residency changes, compact state RNs must apply under new state of residency within thirty (30) days.

Must be granted a “Document of Recognition” from the Missouri Board of Nursing.

For Emergency Medicine appointments: Two (2) years of experience as a nurse practitioner in an acute care area in an emergency medicine setting.


Physicians Assistant (PA) licensure by the Missouri State Board of Registration for the Healing Arts.

For Emergency Medicine positions: Two (2) years of experience as a physician assistant in an acute care area or completion of post-graduate PA residency/fellowship in an emergency medicine setting.

Application Materials

In addition to the Online Application, please provide a Cover Letter and Resume.

Benefit Eligibility

This position is eligible for University benefits. The University offers a comprehensive benefits package, including medical, dental and vision plans, retirement, paid time off, and educational fee discounts. For additional information on University benefits, please visit the Faculty & Staff Benefits website at http://www.umsystem.edu/totalrewards/benefits

Values Commitment

We value the uniqueness of every individual and strive to ensure each person’s success. Contributions from individuals with diverse backgrounds, experiences and perspectives promote intellectual pluralism and enable us to achieve the excellence that we seek in learning, research and engagement. This commitment makes our university a better place to work, learn and innovate.

In your application materials, please discuss your experiences and expertise that support these values and enrich our missions of teaching, research and engagement.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Equal Opportunity is and shall be provided for all employees and applicants for employment on the basis of their demonstrated ability and competence without unlawful discrimination on the basis of their race, color, national origin, ancestry, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, disability, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by applicable state or federal law. This policy shall not be interpreted in such a manner as to violate the legal rights of religious organizations or the recruiting rights of military organizations associated with the Armed Forces or the Department of Homeland Security of the United States of America. For more information, call the Director of Employee and Labor Relations at 573-882-7976.

To request ADA accommodations, please call the Director of Accessibility and ADA at 573-884-7278.

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Vaccination Statement

After careful consideration of COVID-19 virus trends and the overwhelming evidence of COVID-19 vaccine safety and effectiveness, the School of Medicine, along with MU Health Care, the Sinclair School of Nursing and the School of Health Professions, recently announced the decision to require COVID-19 vaccinations by Oct. 1, 2021, for all employees, unless granted a medical or religious exemption.

All new hires will be required to submit proof of vaccination prior to your start date. If you would like to request a medical or religious exemption, you must do so upon acceptance of employment so our team has time to review prior to your scheduled start date. You will not be allowed to begin work until you have submitted proof of vaccination or received an approved medical or religious exemption.

Thank you for helping us to create the safest environment possible for our colleagues, students and our patients by protecting yourself and others through COVID-19 vaccination.


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