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Category
Specialists (Clinical and Non-Clinical)
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Department
Desert Cancer Care (ELCCC)
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Schedule
Full Time
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Shift
Day
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Hours
8 Hour Shift
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Location
Rancho Mirage, CA
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Job ID
107091

  • Job Objective: A brief overview of the position.
    • Provides direct patient care to Oncology patients and support to a multidisciplinary health team working within the scope of the Certified Nurse Practitioner license and hospital privileges. Demonstrates commitment to system values through customer focus and process improvements.
  • Reports to
    • Chief Administrative Officer (CAO)
  • Supervises
    • N/A
  • Ages of Patients
    • Adolescent
    • Adult
    • Geriatric
  • Blood Borne Pathogens
    • High Potential
  • Qualifications
    • Education
      • Required: Completion of Nurse Practitioner program
    • Licensure/Certification
      • Required: Physician Assistant licensure by PAs Examining Committee of the Medical Board of California, American Heart Association BLS
    • Experience
      • Preferred: Minimum three years relevant experience providing patient care in a medical oncology or similar setting.
  • Essential Responsibilities
    • Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or concerns and report suspected violations.
    • Uses the medical model to manage patient care.
    • Assesses the health status of patients by obtaining an appropriate patient history, performing an appropriate physical examination based on age and history, and performing or ordering appropriate diagnostic tests
    • Makes accurate diagnoses by using critical thinking in the diagnostic process, synthesizing and analyzing the collected data, and formulating a differential diagnosis.
    • Develops an effective treatment plan to maximize health benefits to the patient by selecting appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic interventions, developing a patient education plan and providing patient teaching, and using appropriate consultation or referral to other health care providers.
    • Evaluates patient status on follow up and modifies the treatment plan based on reassessment when expected outcomes are not met.
    • Provides all services within the provider’s scope of service and the Nursing Practice Act, and appropriately consults with clinic physicians.
    • Documents all patient care provided pursuant to hospital and clinic policies.
    • Participates in hospital and clinic quality improvement and quality assurance activities as requested or required. Participates in provider and support-staff meetings as required.
    • Demonstrates efficient use of hospital and clinic resources to meet budget goals.
    • Performs other duties as assigned.
    • Pre and Post procedure evaluations, counseling and education, management of pathological findings, and consultations to other services as warranted.

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