Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurse Practitioner
Mission Children’s Hospital is seeking a Pediatric Hematology/Oncology Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our growing team. Pediatric cancer care at Mission Children’s Hospital consists of intensive inpatient treatment in a specialty unit and outpatient care delivered at Zeis Children’s Cancer Center . Our team confidently provides treatment protocols based on national standards set by the Children’s Oncology Group .
Role Summary: Provides pediatric oncology health care services under a supervising physician in compliance with the North Carolina Board of Nursing or North Carolina Medical Board.
Required Education: Completion of an accredited nurse practitioner or physician assistant program with appropriate certification exams.
Required License: Have and maintain current Nurse Practitioner license with the North Carolina Board of Nursing or Physician Assistant license with the North Carolina Medical Board
Preferred Experience: Two years experience as a Pediatric Oncology NP using electronic medical records
Our pediatric cancer services are delivered in a peaceful setting designed just for children and their families. Staff at Mission Children’s Hospital and Zeis Children’s Cancer Center develops a treatment plan to meet the individual needs of each patient that may include one or more of the following:
Bone marrow / stem cell transplant: We work in collaboration with bone marrow/stem cell transplant centers
Cancer Care Team
The pediatric cancer care team members are adept at establishing a connection with children, skilled in medical and technical techniques and dedicated to a family-centered environment. Our comprehensive treatment comes from coordinated care delivered by a variety of specialists:
Board certified pediatric oncologists and hematologists providing 24 hour coverage
Nurse practitioners providing and coordinating patient and family-centered care
Licensed social workers
Child Life specialists
Arts for Life
Laboratory physicians and technicians
About Mission Health
Mission Health in Asheville, North Carolina , is a nationally recognized, 800+ bed health system serving the seventeen county region of Western North Carolina. Mission has recently been named as one of Truven Health Analytics' Top 15 Health Systems in the United States for the second year in a row. Asheville is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the country. The area is alive with the arts, theater, music, street festivals, fine dining, shopping an abundance of outdoor activities.
For additional info, contact:
Phone: (828) 213-5845
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