Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: #11145
The Hematology/Oncology Nurse Practitioner functions as an Independent healthcare provider who, working collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team, is responsible for providing comprehensive care to both well and ill patients in an outpatient setting. He/she demonstrates a high degree of clinical expertise in working with patients with acute and chronic illness, specifically Hematology/Oncology patients. He/she is responsible for assessment, diagnosis, treatment, management, education, health promotion and care coordination for patient and families with acute and chronic health needs. The ideal Nurse Practitioner demonstrates an advanced level of medical/nursing clinical knowledge, communication and interdisciplinary collaboration, professionalism and systems-based practice.