Job Description

Extended Job Title
Nurse Practitioner NIR (Neuro/Alberta)

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
Provides specialized care as part of the healthcare team in an inpatient and outpatient service and managing patients with interventional neurology needs. Management also includes patient education and counseling as well as physical assessment. May participate in teaching programs for students and other residents and fellows. Work is performed under usual clinic conditions and requires a high degree of contact with patients, families and other clinic personnel and professionals. Special programs including educational that occur outside of normal working hours may be required.


Requisition ID

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification, Transcript

Travel Required
Up to 25%

Major/Essential Functions
  • Responsible for 50% of duties inpatient care follow-up and 40% of clinical care will be in the outpatient Neurology clinic and 10% administrative duties
  • Duties in the outpatient Neurology Clinic and inpatient unit to assist IR faculty neurologist team
  • Duties in the outpatient clinic to include conducting scheduled and unscheduled outpatient encounters (with physician back-up) involving a cerebrovascular diseases
  • Ensures compliance with HIPAA and billing regulations and adheres to institutional and department policies & procedures
  • Adhere to all TTUHSCEP policies, procedures and processes.
  • Personally demonstrate, display, and act in accordance with TTUHSCEP’s values (Service, Respect, Accountability, Integrity, Advancement, and Teamwork). Actively promote and encourage staff across the institution.
  • Perform all other duties as assigned.

Grant Funded?

Minimum Hire Rate
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications

Pay Basis

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications
  • Candidate must have certification as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner.
  • Certification as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner in the appropriate nursing specialty from an approved certification program as recognized by Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners.
  • Recognition by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners as an Advance Practitioner.
  • Works both inpatient and outpatient setting.
  • Bilingual competence in English & Spanish.
  • Eligible for Delegated Prescriptive Authorization through the Texas Board
    of Nursing.
  • Minimum of one year experience in Neurology patient care.

HSC - El Paso

Neurology Dept Elp Genl

Required Attachments
Cover Letter, Resume / CV

Job Type
Full Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Health Care Professional


EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
  • Graduated from an approved accredited nursing program
  • Current RN license in the State of Texas or have the ability to transfer your license to Texas
  • Certification as a Nurse Practitioner in the appropriate nursing specialty from an approved certification program as recognized by the Texas State Board of Nurse Examiners
  • Recognition by the Texas Board of Nurse Examiners as an Advance Practitioner

Does this position work in a research laboratory?

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