Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The UMHC-SCCC - Hollywood department has an exciting opportunity for a CTU APRN/Supervisor. The CTU APRN/Supervisor:
Performs and documents complete physical examinations and comprehensive health histories.
Functions independently to perform age-appropriate history and physical for patients.
Orders and interprets diagnostic and therapeutic tests relative to patient's age-specific needs.
Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities.
Implements interventions to support the patient to regain or maintain physiologic stability.
Assists with the provision of care in accordance with facility, state, and federal regulations.
Monitors the effectiveness of interventions.
Facilitates the patient's transition within and between health care settings, e.g. admitting, transferring, and discharging patients.
Collaborates with multidisciplinary team members by making appropriate referrals.
Facilitates staff, patient and family decision making by providing educational tools.
Serves as a role model and mentor for staff.
Ensures and coordinates standardization of advanced practice process between patient care services and collaborative teams.
Integrates current knowledge of professional issues, trends in healthcare and technological advances into scope of practice.
Participates or leads a hospital committee. Co-leads collaborative team in developing a new service or strategic performance improvement.
Adheres to University and unit-level policies and procedures and safeguards University assets.
Participates in survivorship and long-term care of patients following completion of treatment.
Provide chemotherapy treatment unit (CTU) coverage at the main Downtown Miami campus.
This includes on-call and cross coverage. Provides new patient and ongoing teaching to oncology patients.
Able to collaborate with physicians and other providers regarding the care of a patient receiving treatment in the CTU and in all settings including Inpatient.
Assures appropriate medical documentation.
Collaborate with pharmacy and nursing staff to optimize quality of care and time of the patients treated at CTU.
Refer to support services when needed.
Precept or mentor nursing staff and nurse practitioner students/fellows.
Provides patient/family education regarding disease processes, treatment options, treatment outcomes, possible complications, medications, discharge planning and lifestyle modifications. Promotes evidence based nursing practice.
Participate In unit QI/Research projects.
Respond to emergencies, rapid responses, and code blues.
This includes weekend call.
Participate in the Code Blue and Emergency Response committee meetings when requested.
Participate in Ethics committee and Schwartz rounds when requested.
Collaborates with nursing leadership, primary clinical team, and support services on the care of patients with reported deteriorating conditions.
Collaborate with physicians , staff, and leaders in the care of ambulatory oncology patients.
Provides patient/family education regarding disease processes, treatment options, treatment outcomes, possible complications, medications, discharge planning and lifestyle modification. Assure appropriate transfer of patient/communication/documentation to the receiving physician and team.
Able to discuss advance directives with patient and/or family/caregiver.
Assist s in the management of family dynamics, coping mechanisms during acute and chronic phases of patient care.
Assist with deliver of survivorship care plans and program clinical needs.
Participate in weekly Survivorship Operational Committee Meetings and other pertinent meetings related.
Collects data for patient and program evaluation and participates in quality assessment and improvement activities.
Provides coverage to areas of need within main campus.
Graduate of Master in Science in Nursing with approved APRN Curriculum
Masters level Degree in Business, Leadership, similar preferred
Valid Florida APRN license
Board of Nursing Board Certification as APRN from nationally accredited organization such as American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & American Academy of Nurse Practitioner (AANP) Oncology Certification preferred
Current Certification BLS/ACLS
Minimum one year of experience in a Leadership role such as Charge Nurse, Supervisor
Nurse Manager level experience preferred
Internal Number: R100044433
About University of Miami/UHealth
The University of Miami Leonard M. Miller School of Medicine, an academic medical center founded in 1952, is proud to serve South Florida, South America and the Caribbean in education, research, patient care and community service.The founders of the Miller School of Medicine were true visionaries. They anticipated the tremendous need for excellent medical care within our community and set into motion a plan for the facility that now has more than 1 million patient encounters annually.