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Palliative/Supportive Oncology APP

Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 44551
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Specialty: Hospice and Palliative Medicine
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Shift Details: Regular
Department Name: 28011005030974-Survivorship - LCI
Location: AH CMC Main - 1000 Blythe Blvd

Overview

If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina and South Carolina. We invite qualified Advanced Practice Providers to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together in our Oncology Palliative Medicine team at Atrium Health Levine Cancer Institute in Concord, NC

Levine Cancer Institute, a part of Atrium Health, is currently seeking a full-time Oncology Palliative Medicine Advanced Practice Provider to join their existing groundbreaking Department of Supportive Oncology outpatient care team in the Center for Supportive Oncology in Concord, NC. This position is occupied by nurse practitioners (NP) and/or physician assistants (PA) who care for patients on a follow-up basis in the clinic as they receive continuous palliative care throughout the course of their cancer treatment.

About the Position:

  • Part of a care-team model with each APP collaborating with two physicians
  • Established multidisciplinary clinic team including Physicians, APPs, RNs, CMAs, SWs, and PharmD
  • Full-time outpatient clinic position seeing an average of 8-10 patients per day for follow-up appointments
  • Four 10-hour shifts
  • Teaching opportunities with APP fellows and research opportunities
  • Weekly educational (Ground Rounds, Research) and IDT meetings
  • Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members in Palliative Medicine and seven other departmental clinical sections, including Cancer Rehabilitation, Integrative Oncology, and Psycho-Oncology

Position Qualifications:

  • Graduation from an accredited NP or PA program. Current license to practice as a NP or PA in North Carolina. Current prescriptive privileges and DEA license required. BLS for healthcare provider from AHA required.
    • Nurse practitioners are required to have a master’s degree or doctorate in nursing practice. Certification as a nurse practitioner from a nationally recognized certifying body required.
    • Physician Assistants with certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants preferred. Current or pending CAQ certification preferred.
  • 1+ years of experience preferred. Either oncology or palliative medicine experience required; oncology palliative medicine experience preferred.
  • Demonstrates appropriate critical thinking and interpersonal skills when working in a fast paced, high acuity work environment. Able to perform thorough history and physical assessment. Able to work with multidisciplinary team.
  • NC Licensure

When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.