Yale New Haven Health System

FULLTIME RADIATION ONCOLOGY APP FOR SMILOW TRUMBULL

US-CT-Trumbull
Job ID
62645
Department
SMILOW RAD ONC - TRUMBULL
Category
ADVANCED PRACTITIONERS/PA/NP
Position Type
Full Time Benefits Eligible
Scheduled Hours
40
Work Schedule
DAYS
Work Days
MONDAY -FRIDAY
Work Hours
730AM-5PM
Work Shift
N/A
Requisition ID
2017-15972

Overview

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

The Oncology Nurse Practitioner/APRN is an advanced practice nurse who is an integral part of a multidisciplinary disease team providing specialized care to a population of patients with Cancer. The incumbent works in collaboration with the attending physicians and other members of the disease team to manage patients during all phases of the disease process from diagnosis, through treatment and discharge or end of life. These positions exist in both inpatient and outpatient settings.

EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

  • 1. Clinical Practice
    • 1.1 Assumes direct patient care responsibilities for a group of patients as directed by the Disease team leader/attending physician.
  • 2. Communication
    • 2.1 Partners with all members of the health care team to ensure coordinated communication to patients and families.
  • 3. Education
    • 3.1 Serves as a role model for nursing staff; provides inservice education, grand rounds, etc to members of the team.
  • 4. Professional Development
    • 4.1 Ensures that he/she attends sufficient educational opportunities to stay current in his/her field.

Qualifications

 

EDUCATION

Graduate of an approved APRN/PA program required. Graduation from an APRN position with concentrated oncology

clinicals is preferred.

EXPERIENCE

Experience as an APRN or PA is preferred. Oncology RN experience is preferred.

SPECIAL SKILLS:

Excellent clinical skills and judgement; possesses analytical skills to evaluate care needs; excellent interpersonal

skills and relationships with patients, peers and physicians. Proficient in computer skills.

 

COMPLEXITY (describe planning, problem solving, decision making, creative activity, or other special factors

inherent in the responsibilities of this position):

In personal and job-related decisions and actions, consistently demonstrates the values of integrity (doing the right

thing), patient-centered (putting patients and families first), respect (valuing all people and embracing all differences),

accountability (being responsible and taking action), and compassion (being empathetic).

 

LICENSURE/CERTIFICATION:

Appropriate national certification by either AACN or ONS. Current licensure to practice in the State of CT as an APRN or PA

 

 

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