Nurse Practitioner - Medical Oncology Clinic

City of Hope

Irvine, CA

Job posting number: #7248816 (Ref:10026396)

Posted: May 29, 2024

Salary / Pay Rate: $57.21 - $102.80 / hour

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

Nurse Practitioner - Medical Oncology

Join the transformative team at City of Hope, where we're changing lives and making a real difference in the fight against cancer, diabetes, and other life-threatening illnesses. City of Hope’s growing national system includes its Los Angeles campus, a network of clinical care locations across Southern California, a new cancer center in Orange County, California, and treatment facilities in Atlanta, Chicago and Phoenix. our dedicated and compassionate employees are driven by a common mission: To deliver the cures of tomorrow to the people who need them today.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner, Medical Oncology to join our ambulatory center at City of Hope, Orange County Lennar Foundation Cancer Center. We are expanding patient care and are looking for a Nurse Practitioner to work full-time in the clinic. The Nurse Practitioner will support a Gynecologic Oncologist in managing patients undergoing chemotherapy. Responsibilities include performing comprehensive physical exams, reviewing lab results, and conducting post-surgical and follow-up visits. They will prescribe appropriate treatments to ensure the patient’s comfort and health. Additionally, the Nurse Practitioner will collaborate with key stakeholders to establish and optimize workflows for relevant procedures.

As a successful candidate, you will:

  • The Nurse Practitioner will provide and coordinate the care of patients in the clinic.
  • Patient Assessment: Conduct comprehensive assessments of patients, including reviewing medical histories, performing physical exams, and interpreting diagnostic tests such as blood work, imaging, and biopsies.
  • Symptom Management: Assist patients in managing the symptoms and side effects of their condition and treatments. Provide education on pain management, nutrition, and coping strategies.
  • Monitoring: Continuously monitor patient’s progress throughout their treatment journey, adjusting care plans, as necessary. Track and record vital signs, lab results, and treatment responses.
  • Demonstrate writing skills to compose logical, detailed, and grammatically correct correspondence.
  • Ability to set priorities.
  • Ability to establish and maintain cooperative relationships with administrative and clinical teams.

Your qualifications should include:

· Master’s degree, or Doctorate degree as a Nurse Practitioner

· Three years of clinical experience

· Current California RN license

· Current California Nurse Practitioner license

· Current California Nurse Practitioner Furnishing license.

· DEA expected within 6 months of hire.

· National Nurse Practitioner Board Certification thorough accrediting body

· Specialty certification as defined/required for role.

· Current BLS certification through American Heart Association

· Current ACLS certification through American Heart Association

Shifts are 4/10 hours. Monday - Friday, No holidays or weekends.

City of Hope is an equal opportunity employer. To learn more about our commitment to diversity, equity and inclusion, please click here.

Salary / Pay Rate Information:
Pay Rate: $57.21 - $102.80 / hour

The estimated pay scale represents the typical [salary/hourly] range City of Hope reasonably expects to pay for this position, with offers determined based on several factors which may include, but not be limited to, the candidate’s experience, expertise, skills, education, job scope, training, internal equity, geography/market, etc. This pay scale is subject to change from time to time.

City of Hope is a community of people characterized by our diversity of thought, background and approach, but tied together by our commitment to care for and cure those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases. The innovation that our diversity produces in the areas of research, treatment, philanthropy and education has made us national leaders in this fight. Our unique and diverse workforce provides us the ability to understand our patients' needs, deliver compassionate care and continue the quest for a cure for life-threatening diseases. At City of Hope, diversity and inclusion is a core value at the heart of our mission. We strive to create an inclusive workplace environment that engages all of our employees and provides them with opportunities to develop and grow, both personally and professionally. Each day brings an opportunity to strengthen our work, leverage our different perspectives and improve our patients’ experiences by learning from others. Diversity and inclusion is about much more than policies and campaigns. It is an integral part of who we are as an institution, how we operate and how we see our future.

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Job posting number:#7248816 (Ref:10026396)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:City of Hope
United States
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