Outpatient Surgical Oncology | SCCA
Tuesday, December 14, 2021 04:36 PM

Outpatient Surgical Oncology at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance & UW Medicine

The Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery within the University of Washington School of Medicine is recruiting for a full-time PA. This is a faculty position and will be based primarily at the Seattle Cancer Care Alliance (SCCA) with an anticipated start date in Spring 2022. University of Washington faculty engage in clinical care and teaching, with opportunities for quality improvement and research. APPs are an integral part of the surgical faculty team at the SCCA. The PA-C (or ARNP) assesses and manages the pre and post-operative phases of treatment, addresses treatment toxicities, performs procedures, monitors for cancer progression or recurrence, and consults with professional peers as needed.  They work collaboratively with the treatment team to coordinate care of their patients.  All clinical responsibilities are performed within the scope of practice, institutional privileges and under the supervision of an attending physician.

 

Job Duties: Collaborates and consults with multiple surgery attending physicians &other disciplines/services to ensure safe, effective, and timely treatment as well as continuity of patient care:

•Performs complex and problem-focused H & P’s  

•Evaluates and manages patient in their pre and post-operative stages as well as long-term surveillance

•Performs procedures according to licensure, credentialing, and scope of practice

•Participates in the conduct of cancer clinical research

•Provides patient, caregiver, and peer education

•Communicates effectively with inpatient and outpatient teams  

•Participates in patient rounds, conferences and committees

•Active member of the SCCA Rapid Response/Code Team

 

Apply here: https://apply.interfolio.com/99392