Job Description

Pre-operative Advanced Practice Provider

Cancer care is all we do

Hope in healing

Cancer Treatment Centers of America® (CTCA®) takes a unique and integrative approach to cancer care. Our patient-centered care model is founded on a commitment to personalized medicine, tailoring a combination of treatments to the needs of each individual patient. At the same time, we support patients’ quality of life by offering therapies designed to help them manage the side effects of treatment, addressing their physical, spiritual and emotional needs, so they are better able to stay on their treatment regimens and get back to life. At the core of our whole-person approach is what we call the Mother Standard® of care, so named because it requires that we treat our patients, and one another, like we would want our loved ones to be treated. This innovative approach has earned our hospitals a Best Place to Work distinction and numerous accreditations. Each of us has a stake in the successful outcomes of every patient we treat.

Job Description:

Pre-operative Advanced Practice Provider

FT; Mon - Fri, 1st/Days

The Pre-operative Advanced Practitioner is a provider working under the direct supervision of an Internal Medicine physician. 

Overall responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for delivering and coordinating appropriate pre-operative patient care which includes collecting relevant history, completing accurate pre-operative physical exams, performing pre-operative risk assessments, ordering any required testing and further work-up as indicated 
  • Consults with collaborating providers and specialists when necessary, in order to achieve the best possible patient outcome
  • Educates patient and family members on surgical expectations, as well as confidently address any identified areas of concern.  
  • Communicates with attending physician regarding plan of care and involves physician in clinical decision making of any issues that are outside the practitioner’s knowledge base or scope of practice.
  • Collaborates and effectively communicates with referring physicians/clinicians and stakeholders.
  • Demonstrates professional commitment through mandatory attendance at continuing education programs, independent reading, and other professional activities.
  • Assists with coordination and continuity of care.
  • Responsible for rendering excellent and professional care within the scope of the medical practice, hospital and regulatory guidelines.
  • Assists in development and participating in departmental and interdisciplinary quality. improvement programs.
  • Assist with training and orienting staff as needed,
  • Follows HIPAA guidelines for the management of patient privacy and confidentiality,
  • Attends team meetings, staff meetings, team huddles, and other meetings as requested; participate in meeting and team roles as requested,
  • Assists with special projects as directed,
  • All other duties as assigned by supervising physician, supervising advanced practitioner, or clinic manager.

Required Education/Experience

  • Current Georgia RN license and Georgia Advance Practice-NP licenses required or Completed a program approved by the Committee on Allied Health Education of the American Medical Association Council on Medical Education for the training of Physician Assistants; or Education programs on the Armed Forces of the United States, Public Health Service, or their successor agencies which meet the criteria specified by NCCPA. Successfully passing National Certification Examination

  • Maintains required number of CME hours as required by the professional organization

  • Current BLS/CPR and ACLS Certifications required

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We win together

Each CTCA employee is a Stakeholder, driven to make a true difference and help win the fight against cancer. Each day is a challenge, but this unique experience comes with rewards that you may never have thought possible. To ensure each team member brings his or her best self, we offer exceptional support and immersive training to encourage your personal and professional growth. If you’re ready to be part of something bigger and work with a passionate, dynamic group of care professionals, we invite you to join us. 

Visit:  Jobs.cancercenter.com to begin your journey.

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