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Cincinnati OH Full Time Posted: Tuesday, 3 December 2019
Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

The University of Cincinnati, founded in 1819, is a premier, public, urban research university located in the heart of Cincinnati, Ohio. The university boasts a student body of over 43,000 enrolled in over 370 programs of study and is the region's largest employer with over 15,000 faculty, staff and student workers. The University of Cincinnati embraces diversity and inclusion as core values and seeks to empower all members of the university community.

The College of Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, Division of Hematology-Oncology is currently accepting applications for a full time, Nurse Practitioner.

This position will support the University's mission and commitment to excellence and diversity in our students, faculty, staff and all our activities.

Job Summary: Under general supervision from a designated administrator, assist in providing comprehensive, continuous, and personalized care to patients in the area of benign hematology with a primary focus in sickle cell. The individual will oversee red cell exchange & blood transfusions; round on patients and assist with discharge; provide patient/family education; and will be expected to participate in teaching activities for students, residents and fellows.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct comprehensive or episodic health history and physical assessment of hematology patients with acute, chronic and/or potential health problems.
  • Establish medical diagnoses.
  • Oversee treatment infusions and supportive care needs.
  • Write specific orders within the limits of the practice agreement/scope of practice.
  • Provide appropriate direction to clinic staff regarding patient care issues.
  • Communicate effectively with referring and primary healthcare providers.
  • Manage independent and shared outpatient clinical practice and coverage for collaborating physicians.
  • Maintain clinical documentation according to practice.
  • Participate in hematology specific clinical, quality and research projects.
  • Educate patients and families on treatment plans, wellness care, and survivorship plans.
  • Participate in learning opportunities for nursing, medical students, and fellows.
  • May participate in consultation call responsibility.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Current/valid RN license to practice in the state of Ohio with prescriptive authority prior to start
  • A Master s degree in nursing and graduation from an ANA approved Nurse Practitioner Program
  • At least three (3) years nursing experience

Ideal Qualifications:

  • At least 2-3 years of experience working and treating patients with hematologic related health issues
  • Comfortable with conducting shared medical appointments
  • Comfortable with public speaking and presenting in front of large groups
  • Individual should enjoy being part of multi-disciplinary team

The University of Cincinnati, as a multi-national and culturally diverse university, is committed to providing an inclusive, equitable and diverse place of learning and employment. As part of a complete job application you will be asked to include a Contribution to Diversity and Inclusion statement.

As a UC employee, and an employee of an Ohio public institution, if hired you will not contribute to the federal Social Security system, other than contributions to Medicare. Instead, UC employees have the option to contribute to a state retirement plan (OPERS, STRS) or an alternative retirement plan (ARP).

The University of Cincinnati is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer/Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran.

REQ: 40758


Cincinnati OH, United States of America
University of Cincinnati
University of Cincinnati
12/3/2019 12:06:57 PM

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