This is a relief position working per diem in the Urologic Medical Oncology clinic. The Urologic Oncology program focuses on the investigation and management of cancers of the prostate, bladder, kidney, testis and genitalia. The program is dedicated to finding cancer treatments that offer the greatest efficacy with the fewest complications and are based on a multi-specialty approach. We are dedicated to transforming cancer care and are committed to the quality of the patient experience throughout the continuum of their care. The Nurse Practitioner or Physician's Assistant will work as part of a multi-disciplinary team with world-renowned medical oncologists who are experts in Urologic Medical Oncology. The Nurse Practitioner or Physician's Assistant will also work closely with other members of the cancer care team who provide clinical trials coordination, multispecialty tumor boards, supportive care, palliative care, and survivorship. The Nurse Practitioner or Physician's Assistant will assess and manage patients in collaboration with an attending physician, including new patient assessments as well as for treatment, routine surveillance, and urgent evaluation. He or she will manage and order diagnostic and imaging tests, prescription medications, chemotherapy and provide support for patient calls and symptom management. He or she will effectively communicate and interact with patients, families, staff and members of the community from diverse backgrounds.
Nurse Practitioner Education: Master's or Doctorate Degree in Nursing from an accredited college or university is, required. License/Certification: BLS - Basic Life Support, required. License/Certification: CA Registered Nurse (RN), required. License/Certification: Certification as a Nurse Practitioner by a nationally recognized nursing organization (e.g., American Academy of Nurse Practitioners-AANP, American Nurses Credentialing Center-ANCC, or any successor organizations), required. License/Certification: DEA - DEA Number from the US Drug Enforcement Administration, required. License/Certification: CA NP - Nurse Practitioner, required. License/Certification: NPF - NP Furnishing Number, required. Physician Assistant Education: Bachelor's degree or above from an accredited college or university. Graduate of a PA program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant, Inc. License/Certification: Current licensure as a Physician Assistant in the State of California is required. License/Certification: BLS - Basic Life Support, required. License/Certification: DEA - DEA Number from the US Drug Enforcement Administration, required. License/Certification: Must be board certified from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) at the time of hire and maintain certification during employment at SHC.
Prior Oncology experience highly preferred.