The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA), located in Seattle, Washington, is part of a dynamic collaboration among three organizations known nationally and internationally for their patient care and research: Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, University of Washington, and Seattle Children's. Over the past 25 years, these institutions have worked together to support their mission of adult and pediatric oncology patient care services, research and education.
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is an AAPA CHLM Employer of Excellence. We offer great generous benefits, including relocation and tuition reimbursement.
A Seattle Cancer Care Alliance ARNP/PA-C is a certified physician assistant or advanced registered nurse practitioner who provides evaluation and medical management to patients at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. This Full Time Advanced Practice Provider (ARNP or PA-C) will work with our General Oncology and Supportive Care Services in a float capacity. This will include management and coordination of clinical & research care under the supervision of an Attending Physician including, but not limited to, Lung, Head and Neck, GI, GU, Breast, and Sarcoma. Position responsibilities include but are not limited to:
following patients during their chemotherapy and providing medical supportive care
addressing and managing treatment toxicities
monitoring for cancer progression or recurrence
consulting with professional peers as needed
working collaboratively with the treatment team to coordinate care of their patients
actively participating in the conduct of cancer clinical research, including patient, caregiver, and peer education
collaborating and consulting with other disciplines and services to ensure safe, effective, and timely treatment as well as continuity of patient care
coordinating care in a multidisciplinary fashion with collaborating services which may include surgery, radiation oncology, medical oncology, nutrition, social work, psychology, pain service, hospice, and palliative care.
all clinical responsibilities are performed within the scope of practice, institutional privileges and under the supervision of an attending physician
2 years of ARNP or PA-C experience in Medical Oncology required.
Strong team player with a can-do attitude is a must! Self-directed and driven, with the ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team essential to the success of the person in this position.
Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program required.
ACLS, Washington state & DEA licensure required.
Strong oral and written communication skills required.
EMR experience required; prefer experience with CPOE
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The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance was incorporated in 1998 as a separate, jointly governed non-profit that included the cancer programs of three partners. Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is a cancer treatment center that unites doctors from Fred Hutchison Cancer Research Center, University of Washington Medical Center, and Seattle Children’s. The purpose of this organization is to provide state-of the-art patient and family centered care; support the conduct of cancer clinical research and education; enhance access to improved cancer interventions; and advance the standard of cancer care regionally and beyond. The Seattle Cancer Care Alliance is the only NCI-designated comprehensive cancer center in the Northwest, and according to the National Cancer Data Base, Seattle Cancer Care Alliance patients in general have better survival rates than patients treated at other cancer treatment centers.