Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Nurse Practitioner – Hematology/Oncology
Hematology/Oncology Physicians of Englewood at the Lefcourt Family Cancer Center is actively recruiting a Nurse Practitioner or Physician’s Assistant to join our dynamic and growing practice of 7 physicians and 5 NP/PAs. This is an outstanding opportunity for a highly motivated individual seeking to build and grow his or her career. Our Cancer Center has 8 established DMTs each coordinated by recognized subspecialty Surgical and Medical Oncologists. We are seeking a highly motivated individual to build and grow his or her career, and have a direct influence on the direction and shape of oncologic care at our practice and medical center for years to come! Working in close collaboration with subspecialists of multiple disciplines, the medical oncology practice has a long-standing tradition and reputation for providing care that is patient-centered, compassionate, and second-to-none. We actively participate in clinical trials and educate medical students and house staff. Based in a brand new, state-of-the art facility, The Lefcourt Family Cancer Treatment & Wellness Center at Englewood Hospital and Medical Center includes a 36-bay infusion center, a cutting-edge Radiation Oncology suite with two new Varian True Beams, and the full range of medical, surgical, genetic counseling, and Palliative Care services. The Lefcourt Family Cancer Treatment & Wellness Center is COC and NAPBC accredited and features oncology certified nurse practitioners, an oncology certified pharmacist, research coordinators, nurse navigators, nutritionists, chaplains, and integrative medicine providers. Englewood Hospital and Medical Center is a 325 bed community teaching hospital with affiliated Residency Programs. For more information www.EnglewoodHealth.org
You will provide care to our Oncology / Hematology in-patient based population in collaboration with our physicians. You will provide the highest quality of medical care to patients and emotional support and education to patients and families as needed. The ideal candidate must be a self-starter, flexible and capable of working in a fast-paced environment. The Shifts are day time Monday – Friday.
Conduct hospital rounds
Develop treatment plans
Perform history and physical examinations
Order diagnostic tests based on assessments
Prescribe drugs and other therapies
Make referrals as necessary
Formulate and write comprehensive progress notes
Document findings in the electronic medical record
Consult with supervising medical provider according to protocol
Counsel patients and families regarding care
Coordinate and communicate the care of the patient with the nurses on the floor.
Review and respond to referrals from within and outside the office
Prior experience in an oncology setting as a NP or PA is highly desired
Active NJ license
Oncology or Bio certified
Individual must possess excellent communication skills with a positive patient service attitude
Ability to build rapport with patients to deliver exceptional direct patient care
Internal Number: 5910
About Englewood Health
We are a community teaching hospital in Englewood, New Jersey, nationally recognized for cardiac surgery and cardiac care, breast imaging and cancer care, spine surgery, orthopedic surgery, and maternity care, and an international leader in patient blood management and bloodless surgery. Other areas of excellence include diagnostic imaging, offering a 3T MRI machine, a hybrid operating room, and other state-of-the-art technology. Consistently earning high marks for clinical excellence and patient safety, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center is a “Best Regional Hospital” according to US News & World Report (2016-2017). Founded in 1890 as a 12-bed facility, Englewood Hospital and Medical Center is today a fully accredited hospital with 352 beds serving Northern NJ and beyond.