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Ambulatory Hematology (NP)

Company: AMN Healthcare
Location: Palo Alto
Posted on: July 6, 2024

Job Description:

Job Description & Requirements
APP Ambulatory Hematology(NP)
StartDate: ASAP Pay Rate: $199035.00 - $225000.00

We are actively looking for a dedicated full-time Outpatient Non-Malignant Hematology Nurse Practitioner(NP) to become a valuable member of our healthcare team. This role encompasses a four-day workweek, featuring 10-hour day shifts from Monday to Friday, with possible occasional weekend shifts. As an NP/PA in this position, your primary responsibility will be to contribute your expertise to our Outpatient Classical Hematology Clinic. You will be actively involved in managing patients with benign hematologic disorders, including but not limited to iron deficiency, various low-complexity classical hematology pathologies, and patients transitioning from in-patient to outpatient care. Additionally, this role offers a unique opportunity for professional flexibility, with four weeks per year flex to provide in-patient coverage. This enables you to provide collaborative and independent care to patients, ensuring comprehensive and continuous support for those with benign hematologic disorders. Responsibilities:

  • Collaborative Patient Care: Working alongside the Attending Physician, NPs and PAs will provide comprehensive care to patients with non-malignant hematologic disorders. This includes conducting thorough history and physical examinations, interpreting diagnostic studies, lab results, radiology studies, and pathology reports.
  • Treatment Planning: The NP/PA will be responsible for developing treatment plans in collaboration with the physician. They will manage acute problems arising from therapy and primary diagnoses, as well as initiate and adjust therapy orders in collaboration with the physician.
  • Medication and Treatment Orders: Ordering and prescribing medications and patient care treatments will be part of the NP/PA's role.
  • Clinical Trials: NPs and PAs will actively participate in the management of patients enrolled in clinical trials, working closely with the Attending Physician.
  • Educational Role: The NP/PA will serve as an educational resource for nursing and pharmacy staff, sharing their expertise and knowledge. They will contribute to the ongoing education and training of the team.
  • Procedures: The NP/PA may perform various procedures including bone marrow biopsies, lumbar punctures, and punch skin biopsies. Qualifications: Education and Licensure: The ideal candidate should possess a master's degree in nursing or from a Physician Assistant program and hold a valid NP or PA license. Experience: Prior experience in hematology/oncology is preferred, but not required. Candidates with a strong background in general internal medicine may also be considered. Skills and Attributes:
    • Motivated and Self-directed: The ideal candidate should be proactive and able to work independently.
    • Compassionate: A strong sense of empathy and compassion is essential when working with patients facing hematologic disorders.
    • Enthusiastic and Committed: The NP/PA should have a genuine passion for their field and a dedication to evidence-based practice.
    • Lifelong Learner: A commitment to continuous learning and staying up to date with the latest advancements in hematology is crucial.
    • Communication and Collaboration: Excellent communication skills and the ability to work collaboratively within a multidisciplinary team are essential. Opportunities for Learning: In this position, there are numerous opportunities for professional growth and learning. Weekly conferences, one-on-one interaction with classical Hematologists, and clinical care conferences to provide a platform for knowledge exchange and staying updated with the latest developments in classical hematology. We are excited to expand our team to accommodate the increased patient volume, and we believe this is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate to join our collaborative and supportive NP/PA/MD team. If you are passionate about making a positive impact in the field of hematology and are ready to thrive in a dynamic healthcare environment, we invite you to join our dedicated team and contribute to the well-being of our patients.

      Facility Location
      Known as the "Birthplace of Silicon Valley" and the home of Stanford University, Palo Alto's eclectic mix of tradition and innovation makes this California town a great place to live and work. Located just 35 miles south of San Francisco, this college town boasts a charming tree-lined downtown, an abundance of beautiful parks, a medley of cultural offerings and excellent travel nursing assignments.

      Job Benefits

      About the Company
      At AMN Healthcare, we strive to be recognized as the most trusted, innovative, and influential force in helping healthcare organizations provide quality patient care that continually evolves to make healthcare more human, more effective, and more achievable.

      Nurse Practitioner, Np, Anp, Advanced Practice, Advanced Practice Nurse, Nurse Nursing , nurse-practitioner, nurse practitioner, NPCompensation Information:$199035.0 / Annually - $199035.0 / AnnuallyStarting At: 199035.0 AnnuallyUp To: 225000.0 Annually

Keywords: AMN Healthcare, Palo Alto , Ambulatory Hematology (NP), Other , Palo Alto, California

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