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APP - Palliative Care

Job Details

Location:
Fort Myers, FL

Category:
Advanced Provider

Type:
Full Time

Schedule:
Days

Job Ref:
1224

Job Summary

Summary:

Responsible for the delivery of patient care in their area of specialty through the process of assessment; evaluation; diagnosing; recognition and prevention of adverse event; planning; and implementation. Performs responsibilities in four areas of practice: clinician, teacher, leadership and professional development. Collaborates with other professional disciplines to ensure safe; effective and efficient patient care delivery; and the achievement of desired patient outcomes. Continuously monitors quality patient care through excellence in customer service and performance improvement that demonstrate positive outcomes in patient care. Provides leadership in the practice location. Nurse Practitioners (NP) and Physician Assistants (PA) are required to function consistent with Florida Law. The Advanced Provider I practices in ONE place of service, usually outpatient but could be inpatient. Provides treatment for less urgent acute conditions as well as manages chronic conditions and provides care coordination. Patients are usually seen by appointment. May work evenings & weekends and provide practice call coverage. Usually works with a physician readily available.

Job Requirements

Responsibilities:

Educational Requirements
Degree/Diploma ObtainedProgram of StudyRequired/
Preferred
and/or

Additional Requirements

Graduate from a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant program required.
Experience Requirements
Minimum Years RequiredArea of ExperienceRequired/
Preferred
and/or
No Experience Required

Additional Requirements

Experience in area of specialty preferred
State of Florida Licensure Requirements
LicensesRequired/
Preferred
and/or
Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant LicenseRequired

Certifications/Registration Requirements
Certificates/RegistrationsRequired/
Preferred
and/or
BLS (American Heart Association / Basic Life Support)Required

Additional Requirements

BLS is required. ACLS may be required as identified/area of specialty. Certification by the America College of Nurse-Midwifes (ACNM) and American Certification Council (ACC) is required for Nurse Midwives.

Work Type:

Full Time

Primary Shift:

Shift: Shift 1

Location:

The Sanctuary - Regional Cancer Center

US:FL:Fort Myers

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