Goals of the Fellowship
To promote competency and readiness to practice in the highly specialized, complex, and demanding emergency care environment. To foster and facilitate the knowledge and skill set required to practice as a competent member of the interprofessional emergency care team through structured didactic and clinical education. To educate and train fellows in the specialized skills and procedures required for competent emergency care across the population continuum. To facilitate independence in evidence-based, cost effective clinical decision-making and demonstrated improved patient outcomes. To recruit and retain competent advanced practice providers.
Eligibility and Recruitment
To be eligible to apply for the fellowship, candidates must have an anticipated graduation date from an accredited nurse practitioner or physician assistant program by December 2017. Other prerequisites prior to employment start date include: (a) nurse practitioner or physician assistant license to practice in the state of North Carolina; (b) national board certification; and (c) certification in Basic Life Support (BLS), Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS). Applications should include a cover letter, personal statement, three letters of recommendations, transcripts (unofficial is acceptable), and a CV. Applications may be sent by mail or email.
Attn: APP Fellowship
501 S. Sharon Amity, STE 300
Charlotte, NC 28211
Please email any questions and completed applications to APPfellowship@mema.net.