The University of Cincinnati Lung Cancer Center within the Division of Thoracic Surgery is recruiting a Nurse Practitioner to lead a newly established Lung Nodule Clinic. This clinic is part of the University of Cincinnati Cancer Institute’s Lung Cancer Center in the College of Medicine; a collaborative, multi-disciplinary group of lung cancer experts.
Evaluate and coordinate the care of patients who are found to have incidental pulmonary nodules
Work with the multi-disciplinary lung cancer team to provide comprehensive and personalized care to patients
Coordinate care across multiple specialties
Maintain a comprehensive patient-tracking database
Run one 2-3 outpatient clinics each week
Help with program marketing efforts, including education of referring providers
Provide patient and family education for lung nodules and lung cancer
Participate in clinical research projects
Perform related duties based on departmental need
Minimum Qualifications: A Master's degree in Nursing and graduation from an ANA approved Nurse Practitioner Program. Three (3) years nursing experience. Current/valid RN license in the state of Ohio prior to start.
The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.
As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).
The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Minority / Female / Disability / Veteran.
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