Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Harrison Hematology & Oncology clinics provide outpatient cancer services in a refined environment designed specifically for the unique needs of cancer patients. Our physicians and nationally certified, advanced oncology registered nurse practitioners (ARNP) are available to provide personalized hospital and office-based care for our patients.
Full-Time position for a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant. Work weekdays only averaging 7-15 patients per day. The new APC will work primarily with existing patients and walk-in patients.
The new provider will obtain complete medical history and physical data on patients. Interprets and integrates data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as needed. Performs complete physical exams and records findings. Collaborates with physicians in managing acute and long-term medical needs of patients. Manage stable chronic disease in the scope of ARNP expertise, and refer patients with illness beyond the scope of expertise to the appropriate specialty or sub-specialty. Orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures. Administers medications and injections within scope of ARNP expertise.Interviews and advises patients and family regarding treatment, health and illness prevention. Recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs.Maintains and reviews patients records, charts and other pertinent information. Posts test and examination results. Uses Universal Precautions including personal protective equipment for anticipated contact with blood or other potentially infectious materials. Performs related duties as required.
Education:Successful completion of an approved Nurse Practitioner program or Physician Assistant Program. Certification as appropriate in clinical discipline. Experience: Preference for oncology/cancer experience beyond training program.
License:Licensed by the state to provide routine diagnostic, therapeutic and emergency care for patients; may maintain a patient case load and have specialized training in a clinical area. Clinical problems treated by the APC shall include, but not be limited to health maintenance, common acute illnesses, management of stable chronic disease, minor surgical procedures, office procedures and orthopedics consistent with the community standard for primary care providers.
Located in Kitsap County, Washington, Poulsbo, commonly referred to by the locals as"Little Norway," is full of breathtaking scenery and a great variety of attractions. Nowhere in the Pacific Northwest will you find this combination for visitors to enjoy in a weekend or for an extended stay. Nestled in a valley between majestic Olympic and Cascade Mountain ranges, this authentic Norwegian community invites you to experience nature's beauty, Scandinavian hospitality, and old world charm. Combining that heritage with friendly businesses makes this area an enriching and captivating place to visit. Explore the heart of Poulsbo on Front Street with its wonderful old murals, world famous bakeries, arts and crafts galleries, and specialty shops. Poulsbo also has several additional shopping areas that range from "big box" stores to small hometown shops in Poulsbo Village, along Highway 305 and Viking Avenue, and in the Olhava area. Poulsbo hosts annual ethnic events such as Viking Fest in May, Scandia Midsommarfest in June, and Yule Fest in December. A great place to visit, work, and live!
The seeds for CHI Franciscan Health were planted in 1891, when the Sisters of St. Francis of Philadelphia established St. Joseph Hospital, now known as St. Joseph Medical Center, in Tacoma. Over the years, our health care ministry has grown with the enduring goal of fulfilling the spiritual, emotional and physical needs of the people we serve.
Our locations: Close to home
Through our health ca...re system, we offer expert care from highly skilled providers at locations throughout the Seattle and Tacoma areas. Our facilities include:
Our full-service hospitals:
-Harrison Medical Center in Bremerton and Silverdale
-Highline Medical Center in Burien
-St. Anthony Hospital in Gig Harbor
-St. Clare Hospital in Lakewood
-St. Elizabeth Hospital in Enumclaw
-St. Francis Hospital in Federal Way
-St. Joseph Medical Center in Tacoma
-Franciscan Medical Group, a regional network of primary-care and specialty-care clinics, physicians and other professional providers