Consider joining the Hematology Oncology team at this leading academic children's hospital in Central Florida as the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in their Hematology Oncology outpatient department. A member of the multidisciplinary team, the Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with experience in Hematology Oncology provides comprehensive and specialized care that meets the unique needs of infants, children and adolescents with pediatric cancer and diseases of the blood, including leukemia, brain tumors, blood related diseases and those who are undergoing bone marrow transplant.
Perform physical assessment through patient histories and physical examinations
Order, perform and interpret diagnostic and laboratory tests
Order and assist with appropriate treatments, therapies, and complex procedures
Evaluate patients prior to and following procedures
Collaborate with other healthcare teams to ensure optimum outcome for Hem/Onc patients
Provide patient and family support and education
Participate in department quality initiatives and conferences
Two years of clinical experience in pediatric hematology oncology, required
Unrestricted Pediatric Nurse Practitioner license in the State of Florida, required
Current DEA controlled substance registration, required
Current BLS and PALS certifications, required
Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills, required
Join this leading academic children's hospital as a Pediatric Nurse Practitioner in Outpatient Hematology Oncology and as a member of a premier pediatric health care system that is ranked nationally among Best Children's Hospitals for 2016-17 by U.S. News & World Report. Their Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders is widely recognized for excellence in clinical care, research, and quality initiatives. This new state-of-the-art 100 bed hospital is part of a 60 acre pediatric health campus that includes a new children's clinic, an ambulatory diagnostic center, the area's only pediatric emergency department and extensive research and education facilities.
For more information please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland at Jill@melnic.com
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