**Work Location is Chattanooga** The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will exhibit advanced knowledge of theory and application foundation in evidenced based practice/education. Within the ambulatory setting, the APP will work in collaboration with, and is an integral member of, a multidisciplinary health care team at the Baroness Hospital Infusion Center in Chattanooga, TN. The APP will manage a broad spectrum of patients with a primary focus on ambulatory cancer, including but not limited to medical oncology, hematology, and gynecology-oncology. In addition, the APP will oversee symptom management and chemotherapy oversight of patients in the cancer center infusion room. The candidate will expected to work independently with adequate oversight from a collaboration physician. It is expected the APP will demonstrate an advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical/technical competence, sound clinical judgment, professional communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and is responsible for professional development and competency validation.
The Division of Hematology and Oncology conducts research and treats all types of adult cancers including solid tumor cancers and hematological (blood) disorders, as well as coagulation disorders and non-cancerous blood diseases. With over 80 faculty members representing a broad range of professional training and expertise, our dedicated team of professionals is committed to cancer care.
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