The Radiation Oncology NP functions in an interdependent role by implementing the appropriate Standardized Procedures (SPs). In collaboration with the supervising physician, attending physicians, fellows, and residents, the NP is responsible for providing independent clinical assessment and patient care management services for patients in the Radiation Oncology Department. The NP will provide and coordinate the care of patients, provide patient/family education, promote safe continuity of care. The NP also participates in interdisciplinary and clinical rounds, tumor boards, and provides education and support, as well as makes appropriate referrals. Document services rendered.
This position is primarily based in Westwood, but may be required to work in Santa Monica and other community sites as needed.
MSN with FNP -required
Active CA RN and CA NP License-required
Active BLS and ACLS certification-required
National Certification in NP Speciality-required
Previous Oncology experience as an RN or NP-required.
Medical Oncology or Radiation Oncology or CNS experience strongly preferred.
Ability to travel between Westwood, Santa Monica and other community sites as needed-required
Will consider New Graduate NP (NPI)
NP I less than 6 months of NP experience NP II : 6months or greater of NP experience- preferred
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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