Cures Start Here. At Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, home to three Nobel laureates, interdisciplinary teams of world-renowned scientists seek new and innovative ways to prevent, diagnose and treat cancer, HIV/AIDS and other life-threatening diseases. Fred Hutch’s pioneering work in bone marrow transplantation led to the development of immunotherapy, which harnesses the power of the immune system to treat cancer. An independent, nonprofit research institute based in Seattle, Fred Hutch houses the nation’s first cancer prevention research program, as well as the clinical coordinating center of the Women’s Health Initiative and the international headquarters of the HIV Vaccine Trials Network. Careers Start Here.
Under the supervision of an attending physician, Transplant and Immunotherapy Advanced Practice Providers (APP) provide care for patients undergoing treatment with Immunotherapy and/or Stem Cell Transplant. The APP is an integral member of both the inpatient and outpatient multidisciplinary teams and is responsible for the primary care of the patient. This includes assessment, triage and management of all aspects of care (history & physical exam, order & review diagnostic studies, fluid, electrolyte, and antibiotic management, perform bone marrow aspirations, lumbar punctures. The APP actively participates in the conduct of cancer clinical research, including patient, caregiver, and peer education.
Please include a cover letter when applying for this job that includes your specific interest in the Advanced Practice Provider position and working for Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center (either as an additional attachment on your profile or merged into the file that contains your resume.)