Oncology Nurse Practitioner (Monterey, CA)

Community Hospital of the Monterey Peninsula - California (30+ days ago)3.9


We are currently seeking an Oncology Nurse Practitioner for our Comprehensive Cancer Center

Position Summary:

Under the leadership of the department director and in consultation with the Director of Advance Practice Clinicians, the Oncology Nurse Practitioner (NP) is an expert in cancer care and is responsible for the delivery of cancer care and education that involves compliance with evidence-based clinical standards, outcomes measurement (tracking, analysis, and reporting of clinical, financial, and satisfaction outcomes) and process design (leading initiatives to facilitate practice-based and organizational change). As a member of the Comprehensive Cancer Center, provides direct patient care through implementation of standardized procedures and works collaboratively with the medical team to establish priorities and to assess solutions for patients to ensure they receive the best care possible.

The NP functions under general Nurse Practitioner Standardized Procedure approved by the Interdisciplinary Practice Committee (CIDP) and reports to the Director of the Comprehensive Cancer Center.

Requirements:

* Clinical background in cancer management is required. Minimum of 2 years of recent NP experience working with Hematology/Oncology patients. Excellent communication and leadership skills, as well as organizational, analytical, written and presentation skills. Proficiency in MS Word, Excel, and PowerPoint applications is preferred.

* Master’s Degree in Nursing and relevant Nurse Practitioner training/certification.

* Current California RN licensure and authorization as a nurse practitioner required. Certified by a recognized national certifying body that has established standards for nurse practitioners. Furnishing license issued by the Board of Registered Nursing required. At a minimum, ONS/ONCC Chemotherapy Biotherapy Certificate required, AOCNP or AOCN certification preferred. American Heart Association Healthcare Provider BLS certification required.

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: $151,403.00 to $166,940.00 /year