Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Employer
Maryland Oncology
Location
Silver Spring, MD
Posted
Oct 13, 2017
Closes
Oct 16, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
SCOPE: Under supervision of the physician, provides primary care in collaborative joint practice with the physicians to patients and/or family members in the hospital setting on a regular basis, and within the practice setting as requested by physicians. Supports and adheres to the US Oncology Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: -Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates care for oncology patients. Initiates and documents appropriate interventions; evaluates and records patient/family response within practice protocol; prescribes drug therapies per protocol/physician consultation. -Assists physicians and performs procedures as needed; conducts patient assessments and provides