Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center & Seattle Cancer Care Alliance

  • Advanced Practice Provider (GenitoUrinary Oncology)

    Job ID
    14193
    Type
    Regular Full-Time
    Company
    Seattle Cancer Care Alliance
    Location
    US-WA-Seattle
  • Overview

    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 Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant who provides evaluation and medical management of GU Oncology patients at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance. They follow patients during and after their treatment course which may include chemotherapy, a research protocol or surveillance. The ARNP/PA-C assesses and manages basic health needs of patients, addresses treatment toxicities, monitors for cancer progression or recurrence, and consults with other members of the care team as needed. All clinical responsibilities are performed within the scope of practice, institutional privileges, and under the supervision of an attending physician.

    Responsibilities

    • Performs complex and problem-focused H & P’s
    • Evaluates and manages on-treatment and post-treatment side effects, as well as long-term surveillance and survivorship issues.
    • Manages issues associated with lines (PICC, PORT) and tubes (foley catheter, suprapubic and nephrostomy tubes)
    • Collaborates and consults with other disciplines and services to ensure safe, effective, and timely treatment as well as continuity of patient care with both outpatient and inpatient teams.
    • Participates in the conduct of all phases of cancer clinical trials or research protocols.
    • Provides patient, caregiver, and peer education and support
    • Helps to mentor GU team members (RN, MA, TC, research coordinators)
    • Participates in GU clinical team and research meetings, conferences and committees
    • Active member of the SCCA Rapid Response/Code Team (responsible to cover 4 weeks every year)
    • Opportunity to participate in CPI projects with GU team and Medical Director

    Qualifications

    • One or more year(s) of ARNP or PA-C experience in Medical Oncology preferred.
    • Strong team player with a can-do attitude is a must! Ability to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team.
    • Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program required.
    • Washington state & DEA licensure required.
    • ACLS required (may obtain after hire).
    • Strong oral and written communication skills required.
    • EMR experience required

    Our Commitment to Diversity

    We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and VEVRAA Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital or veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, or membership in any other legally protected class. We are an Affirmative Action employer. We encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds to apply and desire priority referrals of protected veterans. If due to a disability you need assistance/and or a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to our Employee Services Center at escmail@fredhutch.org or by calling 206-667-4700.

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