NURSE PRACTITIONER - DUKE CANCER NETWORK - LUMBERTON, NC


  • Location: Durham, NC
  • Posted: Jan 11, 2020

Job Description


The Private Diagnostic Clinic (PDC)is the faculty physician practice for Duke Health. The PDC owns and operates more than 120 primary and specialty care clinics in 10 North Carolina counties.

Duke Nursing Highlights:

Duke University Health System is designated as a Magnet organization
Nurses from each hospital are consistently recognized each year as North Carolinas Great 100 Nurses.
Duke University Health System was awarded the American Board of Nursing Specialties Award for Nursing Certification Advocacy for being strong advocates of specialty nursing certification.
Duke University Health System has 6000 + registered nurses
Quality of Life: Living in the Triangle!
Relocation Assistance!

Gibson Cancer Center located in Lumberton, NC is seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (APP) for general oncology. Gibson CC is a Duke Health and Duke Cancer Network affiliate providing specialty services in hematology and medical oncology in an outpatient clinic setting. This is a full-time, Monday-Friday position, no weekends.

The APP will augment the physician's ability to provide oncology services to patients in outpatient setting and will collect and document data Hematology Oncology patients.

Will conduct diagnostic and therapeutic procedures (lumbar puncture, intrathecal chemotherapy, paracentesis, thoracentesis, and bone marrow biopsies), order and schedule laboratory studies and professional consultations and provide direct patient care services.

Take patient histories, conduct physical examinations, and record the date in the patient's record; write progress notes; prepare patient workups and summaries noting pertinent positive and negative findings; obtain psychosocial history relevant to patient care, and assume responsibility for developing therapeutic relationships with patients.

Order and schedule laboratory studies and diagnostic procedures; explain necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects of scheduled diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to the patient.

Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to assist physician in diagnosing medical and surgical problems and prescribing necessary treatment and services for quality patient care; record the normal and abnormal data for review by attending physician.

May participate in basic science and clinical research projects conducted by supervising physician; prepare statistical reports and analyses setting forth progress, adverse trends and appropriate recommendations or conclusions.

Review the work of designated employees; train new staff.

Participate in teaching students and residents in techniques and procedures which are unique to specific clinical setting.

Perform other related duties incidental to the work described herein.

Required Qualifications at this Level Education/Training:

Nurse Practitioners:
Licensed as aNurse Practitioner, approved by the North Carolina Board of Nursing
NP certification by the ANCC & NC Board of Nursing
Maintains DEA certificate
Maintenance of CME requirements for licensing
Masters in Nursing with a post masters or major as a Nurse Practitioner
Previous NP experience preferred

Physician Assistants:
Licensed by the NC Board of Medicine
NCCPA Certified
Maintains DEA certificate
Maintenance of CME requirements for licensing
Previous PA experience preferred

Duke is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer committed to providing employment opportunity without regard to an individual's age, color, disability, gender, gender expression, gender identity, genetic information, national origin, race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, or veteran status.

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Duke Health

705 Broad Street
Durham, NC 27708

Phone: (919) 684-5600

Fax: (919) 684-5600

Web: http://www.hr.duke.edu/

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