1) Assess, evaluate, and assume accountability in delivering care to children, adolescent and young adults with oncologic and hematologic diseases
2) Collaborate closely as a part of a multidisciplinary team to ensure optimal patient care
3) Provide direct care to patients, in collaboration with consulting physician and the multidisciplinary health team
4) Take patient histories, conduct physical examinations, and record the data in EPIC
5) Educate patients and/or patients' families on diagnosis, treatment options, side effects of therapy, and supportive care measures
1) Demonstrated clinical competency, effective leadership and teaching skills
2) Ability to conduct physical examinations and health assessments
3) Ability to interview and obtain medical information
4) Enter into written collaborative agreement with a collaborating physician upon hire
5) Once licensed, apply for and receive a mid-level practitioner controlled substance license and DEA number
7) Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently
8) Strong organizational skills
9) Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills and strong analytical skills
10) Experience in academic specialty care
11) Ability to coordinate services, implement clinical protocols, prioritize effort, and coordinate the efforts of multiple providers in the provision of care to children receiving hematology/oncology care/long-term care
12) Experience participating in clinical research and membership in APHON
13) Proficiency in the use of computers
1) Outpatient Clinic
2) Office setting
1) Ability to handle stressful situations
2) Ability to handle sensitive matters with tact and discretion
3) Ability to develop and manage interpersonal relationships
4) Ability to work effectively and collegially with little supervision or as a member of a team
1) Masterâ™s degree or higher from an accredited family nurse practitioner program
2) Association of Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurse (APHON) Certified
3) APHON Chemotherapy/Biotherapy Provider
4) Critical care experience
5) Experience participating in clinical research
1) A minimum of two years of experience in a related clinical area
2) Experience in pediatric hematology/oncology nursing
2) Cover Letter
3) List of References
NOTE: When applying, all required documents MUST be uploaded under the Resume/CV section of the application.
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