Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
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Nurse Practitioner II – Oncology
The Oakland Medical Center is now performing Robotic surgery. In this role, you will be the assistant to Robotic surgeries in the Oakland Medical Center for Gynecology Oncology, Gynecologic, and Urology. You will report directly to the Chief of Gynecology Oncology who is also the lead Physician for the Robot. You will also perform physical examinations, confer with patients in person and by phone/electronically, collaborate with others in the department to ensure smooth flow of patient care consistent with established quality indicators, and participate in the overall coordination of patient care.
At least six months of experience as a Nurse Practitioner (NP)
One year (within the past three years) of experience as a NP providing care for cancer and/or hematological conditions; for pediatric population one year of experience in pediatric oncology required and training in the field of pediatric oncology from APON including chemotherapy administration
A master’s degree in nursing (unless already a Kaiser Permanente employee who was ‘grandfathered in’ prior to California Business and Professions Code requirement in January 1, 2008)
Completion of a master’s program in Adult NP, Family Practice NP, Acute Care NP, or Pediatric NP (Adult, Family, or Acute NP if practice is limited to adults; Family or Pediatric NP if practice is limited to pediatric patients. If only caring for specific patient population of adult or pediatrics then Acute Adult NP or Acute Pediatric NP is required)
Training in the field of oncology from Oncology Nursing Society including chemotherapy administration
The ability to meet credentialing requirements established for nurse practitioners within the Kaiser Permanente system (National Certification from one of the following organizations: American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, American Credentialing Center, National Certification Corporation for Obstetric, Gynecologic, and Neonatal Nursing Specialties if working in obstetrics, gynecologic or neonatal specialties, and National Certification Board of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners and Nurses if working in pediatrics)
A current California RN/NP License with California BRN issued Furnishing Number
A current BLS
A NPI with the ability to meet Medicare requirements for PTAN (Provider Transaction Account Number)
Current DEA if required for specialty
Depending on the particular specialty, ACLS, NALS, PALS, and/or PEARS may also be required
Preferred Qualifications Include:
The ability to participate in programmatic development and activities of the Leukemia/Lymphoma service
The ability to care for patients on the inpatient Leukemia/Lymphoma service, including rounding, review of medical data, formulating medical plans, and writing notes with supervision by lead physicians from Oncology and HBS
The ability to evaluate and document assessment and plans for patients in the clinic for routine follow up, long-term survivorship issues, and complications from chemotherapy and disease
The ability to perform procedures and provide coverage of patient email messages and incoming labs/results while the primary physician is away
The ability to participate in education and training programs, including conferences, to accumulate updated knowledge and experience in caring for the patients in the Hematologic Malignancy Program
For immediate consideration, please visit kp.org/careers for complete qualifications and job submission details, referencing job number 725947.
External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran, or disability status.
This position supports Kaiser Permanente’s code of conduct and compliance by adhering to all laws and regulations, accreditation and licensure requirements, and internal policies and procedures.
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