Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

Advanced Practice Provider - Plantinum Nocturnist

Advanced Practice Provider - Plantinum Nocturnist

Job ID 
10053
Type 
Regular Full-Time
Company 
Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
Location 
US-WA-Seattle

More information about this job

Overview

The ARNP/PA-C is a certified physician assistant or nurse practitioner who provides evaluation and medical management to inpatient Oncology patients at the University of Washington Medical Center (UWMC). The ARNP/PA-C:

 

  • Provides care to patients who are admitted to the hospital for chemotherapy, manages side effects of therapy, underlying disease, and concurrent illness.
  • Assess and manage medical needs of the inpatient oncology patients, addresses treatment toxicities, performs procedures and consults with professional peers as part of an interdisciplinary team working collaboratively with the treatment team to coordinate care of their patients.
  • All clinical responsibilities are performed within the scope of practice, institutional privileges and under the supervision of an attending physician.

Responsibilities

  • Works as part on an interdisciplinary team on the inpatient oncology service at UWMC
    • Working collaboratively with inpatient nocturnist attending physician
    • Coverage: 10 hour evening shifts - rotating to cover 7 days per week.
  • Performs complex and problem-focused H & P’s;
  • Evaluates and manages all aspects of care for medical oncology and hematology inpatients.
  • Performs procedures according to licensure, credentialing, and scope of practice
  • Collaborates and consults with other disciplines and services
  • Communicates changes and transitions from inpatient to outpatient in a seamless fashion and changes in patient’s health status or urgent patient issues to the patient’s outpatient primary oncologist team.
  • Documents patient care data in accordance with the SCCA and UWP policies
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

  • One year experience as an PA-C/ARNP in hospital based medicine; Hematology, Oncology experience preferred  
  • Strong team player with a can-do attitude is a must! Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team is essential.
  • Must be a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program.
  • ACLS, Washington state & DEA licensure required.
  • Strong oral and written communication skills required. 

EHR and CPOE experience is essential