Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Oncology/Hematology, PRN
The Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurse Practitioner (NP) works in collaboration with a multidisciplinary health care team. The NP provides healthcare in primary and acute care, critical care and long-term health care settings. The NP has didactic education, clinical competency and national certification in identified area of clinical practice. The NP demonstrates medical knowledge, clinical judgment, technical competence, professionalism, interpersonal communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and is responsible for professional development and competency validation. The NP has an advanced knowledge of nursing theory and application. The NP has a strong foundation in evidenced based practice/education and provides an environment of safe quality care. The Hematology/Oncology NP manages the care for patients including general oncology, stem cell transplant, benign or malignant hematology and neuro-oncology. The NP will work collaboratively with the interdisciplinary and physician team in the Division of Hematology/Oncology.
Patient and Family Centered Care
Clinical Knowledge and Practice
Practice-Based Scholarly Inquiry and Integration
Interpersonal and Communication Skills
Health Systems and Policy Management
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