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Macon, GA, United States
Job ID: 39229
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Status: Full Time
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 12011067732942-Oncology - Medical
Functions independently in an oncology office setting in collaboration with a supervising physician, works collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team, is responsible for providing comprehensive care to both well and ill patients in a primarily outpatient setting. He/she demonstrates a high degree of clinical expertise in working with patients with acute and chronic illnesses. He/she is responsible for assessment, diagnosis, treatment, management, and education for patients and families with acute and chronic health needs. The Nurse Practitioner/Physician’s Assistant demonstrates an advanced level of medical/nursing clinical knowledge, communication and interdisciplinary collaboration, professionalism and systems-based practice. He/she works with administrative, nursing, physician, and university faculty to assure safe, effective, quality patient care. The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant will provide care within his/her scope of practice as outlined by applicable state law, licensing, regulations, institutional policy and practice agreements.
Provides care that may be longitudinal, and is responsible for disease management across time, or provides care for overflow and sick visits. Coordinates staffing and orientation of assigned team members. Plans and conducts ongoing education and training. Maintains infection control/safety standards and be committed to providing and promoting patient-centered communication and care.