1) The Advanced Practice Provider Manager will manage the day to day activities of Advanced Practice Nurses and Physician Assistants and provide comprehensive care to patients within the Section of Hematology/Oncology outpatient clinic or inpatient units at the University of Chicago.
2) Duties will include all aspects of hiring, orientation, supervision, evaluation, program evaluation and coverage coordination. 3) The Manager will work with section leadership and faculty to determine changing program needs and adjust support to ensure adequate coverage of all programs. Will be responsible for knowing current agency and regulatory body regulations regarding APN and Physician Assistant practice.
4) Will educate and ensure that staff maintain a culture of compliance with regulations and institutional policies relevant to clinical practice.
5) Inpatient duties: Obtain and complete history for daytime admissions to the Hem/Onc transplant, Chemotherapy or Overflow services.
6) Perform and document physical examinations according to government guidelines.
7) Prepare admission orders under the direction of the attending physician for patients on the inpatient services.
8) Perform daily assessment and physical examination prior to formal morning inpatient rounds.
9) Perform additional physical assessments of patients during the day as clinically indicated.
10) Order appropriate laboratory tests according to clinical diagnosis, clinical pathways and protocols.
11) Arrange and orders appropriate diagnostic studies for patients under the direction of the attending physician.
12) Monitor and discuss diagnostic studies and results of laboratory tests with attending physicians.
13) Arrange appropriate inpatient consult services under the direction of the attending physician. 14) Outpatient duties: Attend half-day clinics as assigned; attend multidisciplinary conferences.
15) As part of duties, perform reporting for government agencies, chart review, refill prescriptions, and answer phone calls for patients for whom the Provider is involved with longitudinal care.
16) Assist Clinician with care of patients, including assessment of chemotherapy toxicity and symptom management, help with arranging diagnostic tests, follow up on tests, and other patient care issues.
1) Demonstrated clinical competency, effective leadership and teaching skills.
2) Ability to conduct physical examinations and health assessments.
3) Ability to interview and obtain medical information.
4) Willingness to enter into written collaborative agreement with a collaborating physician upon hire.
5) Once licensed and as needed, willingness to apply for a mid-level practitioner controlled substance license and DEA number.
6) Willingness to be privileged and credentialed through UCMC Medical Staff Office prior to start date.
7) Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently.
8) Strong organizational skills.
9) Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills and strong analytical skills.
10) Proficiency in the use of computers.
1) Previous management experience
2) Cover letter
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