Advanced Practice Provider - Adult BMT/Long-Term Follow-Up - .80 Part Time

Job ID
23796
Type
Regular Part-Time
Location
US-WA-Seattle
Category
Advanced Practice Providers

Overview

Fred Hutchinson Cancer Center is an independent, nonprofit organization providing adult cancer treatment and groundbreaking research focused on cancer and infectious diseases. Based in Seattle, Fred Hutch is the only National Cancer Institute-designated cancer center in Washington.


With a track record of global leadership in bone marrow transplantation, HIV/AIDS prevention, immunotherapy and COVID-19 vaccines, Fred Hutch has earned a reputation as one of the world’s leading cancer, infectious disease and biomedical research centers. Fred Hutch operates eight clinical care sites that provide medical oncology, infusion, radiation, proton therapy and related services, and network affiliations with hospitals in five states. Together, our fully integrated research and clinical care teams seek to discover new cures to the world’s deadliest diseases and make life beyond cancer a reality.


At Fred Hutch we value collaboration, compassion, determination, excellence, innovation, integrity and respect. These values are grounded in and expressed through the principles of diversity, equity and inclusion. Our mission is directly tied to the humanity, dignity and inherent value of each employee, patient, community member and supporter. Our commitment to learning across our differences and similarities make us stronger. We seek employees who bring different and innovative ways of seeing the world and solving problems. Fred Hutch is in pursuit of becoming an anti-racist organization. We are committed to ensuring that all candidates hired share our commitment to diversity, anti-racism and inclusion.

Responsibilities

The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) provides care for blood and marrow transplant patients and research participants in the outpatient settings under the supervision of the attending physician or research director. This is a combination clinical and research APP position and the incumbent will spend their time both seeing patients who are research participants on observational and therapeutic trials and caring for current patients. The APP is responsible for the primary care of the patient to include assessment, triage and management of the transplant patient as part of a collaborative transplant team.  Responsibilities include obtaining medical history, performing physical examinations, reviewing and ordering diagnostic studies and prescribing treatments.  APPs perform skin biopsies and other procedures as needed for clinical care and research studies. The research portion of this position is with Dr. Stephanie Lee’s program, studying late complications of transplantation, particularly chronic graft-versus-host disease. The APP will be participate in conducting serial assessments of participants enrolled on observational studies as well as phase I, II and III clinical trials.

 

The successful candidate must adhere to clinical guidelines, standard operating procedures and research protocols and ensure proper documentation in medical records. They will maintain current knowledge of their clinical specialty and provide outstanding medical care. They will be part of a clinical and research team based in the Long-Term Follow-Up Unit which cares for some of the more than 6,000 transplant survivors who were transplanted at Fred Hutch.

Qualifications

  • Must be a graduate of a Physician Assistant training program or appropriate Nurse Practitioner program and be able to practice in the state of Washington (licensed). 
  • Have National Certification as appropriate for profession
  • Must be licensed for schedule II drug authority. 
  • Strong oral and written communication skills required. 
  • Basic computer skills are essential. 
  • Must be able to work as part of a multi-disciplinary team. 
  • Human Subjects Research and Good Clinical Practice training.
  • Must enjoy long-term relationships with patients undergoing intense therapy. 
  • Oncology or BMT experience preferred.

This position is patient facing and/or requires access to Fred Hutch clinical facilities. As such, full COVID-19 vaccination is required as a condition of employment, without exception. Booster doses are strongly recommended but not required. If declining a booster, completion of the COVID-19 Vaccination Status Form Questionnaire and COVID-19 Booster Declination Training is required. Because of our immunocompromised patient population, there are no medical or religious accommodations available for any employee who is patient facing and/or requires access to Fred Hutch clinical facilities. Only employees whose positions are fully remote, who are not patient facing and/or require no access to clinical facilities, may apply for medical or religious accommodations. As a condition of employment, newly hired employees must provide proof of vaccination before their first day of employment.

 

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 Hutch (either as an additional attachment on your profile or merged into the file that contains your resume). 

 

A statement describing your commitment and contributions toward greater diversity, equity, inclusion, and antiracism in your career or that will be made through your work at Fred Hutch is requested of all finalists.

Our Commitment to Diversity

We are proud to be an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Vietnam Era Veterans Readjustment Assistance Act (VEVRAA) Employer. We are committed to cultivating a workplace in which diverse perspectives and experiences are welcomed and respected. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, ancestry, national origin, sex, age, disability (physical or mental), marital or veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity, political ideology, or membership in any other legally protected class. We are an Affirmative Action employer. We encourage individuals with diverse backgrounds to apply and desire priority referrals of protected veterans. If due to a disability you need assistance/and or a reasonable accommodation during the application or recruiting process, please send a request to our Employee Services Center at hrops@fredhutch.org or by calling 206-667-4700.

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