1. Examines patients to collect information about their physical condition and establishes a clinical diagnosis. 2. Conducts physicals, provides treatment, formulates a health care plan and counsels patients on various health practices. 3. Encourages compliance with treatments plan through education, assessment of patient understanding and regular patient monitoring. 4. Provides reasonable and prudent medical care, practices appropriate management, and uses sound clinical judgment based on best practice standards and evidenced based medicine. 5. Obtains, compiles, and records patient medical data, including health history, progress notes and results of physical examination. 6. Provides preventive health practices to patients to maintain and improve health and prevent illness. 7. Coordinates patient care including ordering of laboratory tests and radiographic studies. 8. Interprets diagnostic test results for deviations from normal. 9. Prescribes therapy or medication as necessary. 10. May perform other duties as assigned.
Preferred Education: Master's degree - nurse practitioner or physician assistant. Experience in management of pediatric patients with hematology/oncology diagnoses. Experience in management of patients with hemostasis and thrombosis diagnoses. Preferred to include pediatric age range patients with bleeding and clotting disorders.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Master's degree - nurse practitioner or physician assistant. Experience in management of pediatric patients with hematology/oncology diagnoses. Experience in management of patients with hemostasis and thrombosis diagnoses. Preferred to include pediatric age range patients with bleeding and clotting disorders.
Required Skill/ability 5: Ability to understand, prioritize and perform critical research tasks. Prior research experience. Ability to interact professionally and problem solve with all members of the clinical care team including patients and families, medical staff, administration, pharmacy, nursing and others involved in the clinical care of a hematology-based research population.
Posting Position Title: Nurse Practitioner
Required Skill/ability 3: Advanced knowledge of the therapeutic regimens utilized for drug administration for hematology patients, skills and ability to administer medications, factor, blood products.
Work Week: Standard (M-F equal number of hours per day)
University Job Title: Nurse Practitioner Pediatrics
Required Skill/ability 1: Demonstrated clinical experience in pediatrics and specialized knowledge of the unique needs of patients with hematology/oncology/transplant diagnoses.
Required Skill/ability 4: Demonstrated good verbal skills. Ability to be organized and attentive to detail. Ability to have good record-keeping skills, working knowledge of EPIC. Willing to learn and think independently.
Required Skill/ability 2: Ability to assess, prioritize, delegate and/or perform critical clinical, research, and administrative tasks. Ability to interact professionally and problem solve with all members of the team including medical staff, nursing, administration, pharmacy, blood bank, lab medicine, and others involved in the care of hemostasis/thrombosis patient population.
Master's Degree from an accredited Advanced Nurse Practitioner program or graduation from a Physician Assistant (PA) Training Program accredited by the American Medical Association Council on Medical Education.
Internal Number: 61668BR
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