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Nurse Practitioner - Clinical Instructor

Required Qualifications

New York State licensure as a Nurse Practitioner.  Master's degree in Nursing, or completion of a course for a Nurse Practitioner and certification as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner.  Minimum one year of clinical experience working in Pediatrics.

Preferred Qualifications

Five or more years of clinical experience working in Pediatrics.

Responsibilities & Requirements

The Pediatric Nurse Practitioner will provide direct care to patients in the Division of Pediatric Primary Care Medicine at Stony Brook Children's Hospital and at the satellite practice locations in collaboration with an Attending Physician. The Clinical Instructor will be responsible for the following:

  • Provide coverage with physician back-up one weekend a month.
  • Provide education of staff nurses.
  • Confer with patient(s) to obtain accurate information for records, explain procedures, ally fears and elicit cooperation and engagement in plan of care.
  • Ensure execution of provider established plan of care including but not limited to follow up visits, specialist consultations, diagnostic lab, imaging studies and/or procedures.
  • Contribute to patient care through patient and family education, population health management, encouraging patient self-management, distributing resource literature and community service recommendations and referrals as needed.
  • Provide other required support to the Hospital-Medical Home grant implementation.
  • Assist in the annual review Nurse Practitioner protocols.

Special Notes

This is a non-tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: As soon as possible.

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Application Procedure

1. Complete the online Applicant Information Survey.  Do not submit this survey to the department with your application. Any questions regarding the survey, please email

2. Submit a   State Employment Application, cover letter and resume/CV to the departmental address or fax below.

Carolyn Milana, MD
Interim Chair, Department of Pediatrics
Department of Pediatrics
Stony Brook Children’s Hospital
Health Sciences Center, Level 11, Room 020
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8111
Fax: (631) 444-7865 

Campus Description

Long Island’s premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University’s entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook’s health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children’s Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools — Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare — as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County’s only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children’s, with more than 180 pediatric specialists in 30 specialties, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.

Official Job Title: Nurse Practitioner - Clinical Instructor
REF#: F-9708-19-09-F
Campus: Health Sciences Center
Department: Pediatrics, Primary Care
Salary: Commensurate with Experience
Posting Start Date: 10/07/2019
Posting End Date: 01/07/2020

Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 01/07/2020, unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

Stony Brook University is committed to excellence in diversity and the creation of an inclusive learning, and working environment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, religion, sex, pregnancy, familial status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, genetic information,veteran status and all other protected classes under federal or state laws.

If you need a disability-related accommodation, please call the university office of institutional diversity and equity at (631)632-6280.

Job Category:   Health Science and Medical Center Faculty
Posting Date:   10/07/2019