Area of specialty is Medical Oncology. Assist with admission work-ups and/or consults to facilitate care across the continuum. Initiate, monitor, alter and order treatments including but not limited to device placement, physical and occupational therapy, home health referral, and discharge planning. Re-evaluate the patient throughout the hospitalization and modifies plan of care as needed in collaboration with clinical staff. Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide service appropriate to the age and development of the patient. Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as indicated for diagnosis and management of problems. Complete wound assessments, initiates basic skin care orders. Order laboratory, radiological and diagnostic studies that will assist with the medical management; explain the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipates effects of treatments, and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to the patient. Follow clinical practice protocols and guidelines agreed upon by supervising physician as stated by Collaborative Practice Agreement.
- Board of Nursing approved Nurse Practitioner Program or Physician Assistant program.
- NC RN licensure & NC Nurse Practitioner or as a Physician Assistant; National Board Certification as an NP/PA required.
- More than 2 years experience in a health care setting.
- May substitute NP/PA with no previous experience as NP/PA if they have clinical experience in an acute care setting with direct patient care for a minimal of 2 years.
An ideal town for families, Greenville is located in the heart of North Carolina’s coastal plain. We’re just a short drive from the famous Outer Banks and Crystal Coast beaches, the Blue Ridge Mountains and attractions in the Triangle area (Raleigh, Durham and Chapel Hill). Greenville was recently named Sportstown USA by Sports Illustrated Magazine. Greenville’s housing is affordable, the people are friendly and the schools are great. The area economy is diversified and includes a major university and a community college, a regional medical center, and a growing manufacturing sector. We also offer museums, art galleries, and live theater, along with exceptional restaurants to satisfy any taste and many affordable and challenging golf courses.
For additional information, please contact Joy Hill, Physician Recruiter:
Tel: (252) 847-2038
Vidant Medical Center - 19 months ago