Company Overview: At Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada (CCCN) a distinguished team of doctors, researchers, nurses and healthcare professionals have provided patients with groundbreaking treatments on the healing edge of medicine since 1974. Our team is dedicated to providing the most effective treatments, both existing and emerging, in order to diagnose and successfully treat cancer and blood disorders. We support this goal with state-of-the-art facilities across Southern Nevada, all of which integrate the latest diagnostic, therapeutic and research capabilities. CCCN is dedicated to patient-centered care, advancing innovation, discovery, and improving outcomes. CCCN is a member of The US Oncology Network, which is affiliated with approximately 30 practices that have more than 350 sites of care in 19 states. The almost 1,000 physicians affiliated with The US Oncology Network treat more than 750,000 patients annually.
Las Vegas Opportunity: There's more to Las Vegas than the Strip! Our residents enjoy pleasant suburban communities, world-class restaurants and many beautiful parks! Besides no state tax, the cost of living here is slightly below the national average. Quiet, alternative options to the Strip include: The Smith Center for Performing Arts, museums, as well as nearby state and national parks such as Red Rock Canyon, Lake Mead, Spring Mountain Ranch and the National Conservation Area. In addition, Henderson, Nevada is one of the nation's safest cities to live in with very low crime rates.
Career Opportunity: We are seeking a NP, PA or APP for our Medical Oncology team in the Las Vegas, NV area. Responsibilities include working collaboratively with clinical physicians and healthcare team members in managing the care of ambulatory adult oncology patients including triage and symptom management.
The Oncology NP, PA or APP will:
Perform physical examinations
Carries out appropriate intervention/procedures
Promotes excellent patient care and customer service
Serves as a role model in nursing knowledge and clinical practice
Anticipates and balances the needs of multiple stakeholders
Effectively secure and deploy resources
Models exceptional communication skills
Adapts to the demands of dynamic clinical situations
Well Qualified Candidates will possess:
Current unrestricted Nevada Licenses
Master's Degree in Nursing
Prescriptive privileges (or eligible)
NP, PA or APP experience (strongly preferred)
A minimum of 3-5 years of related oncology clinical experience
OCN and national certification required
Demonstrated ability to educate others and serve as a positive change agent
Analytical skills to evaluate patient's status, healthcare procedures, techniques to monitor quality of care
Successful candidates will thrive in a fast paced, rapidly changing environment and have a passion for caring for their patients.
Ready For Your Next Career Challenge? We'd Love to Hear from You! If you possess the above qualifications and a desire to make a difference, we invite you to submit your resume and apply. In addition to a great career opportunity, we offer excellent benefits, a team environment, professional development, and the chance to be part of a nationwide network dedicated to fight the war against cancer. To apply please click on the Apply Now link.
Still have more questions? Please call our Nursing Hotline at 702-435-2977 to speak to an Oncology Nursing Leader who can give you more information on starting or continuing your career in oncology nursing.
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The US Oncology Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
Internal Number: MCKEA00877729
About New York Oncology Hematology
New York Oncology Hematology (NYOH) is the leading provider of community-based cancer care and blood disorder services. With seven convenient locations in Albany, Amsterdam, Clifton Park in Saratoga County, Hudson, Rexford and Troy, our team of 32 physicians and 350 cancer care specialists see more than 100,000 cancer visits a year.
NYOH has always been at the forefront of cancer care. More than 30 years ago, we began as the region’s first oncology practice in a community setting (outside a hospital). A few years later, we offered the first radiation treatment outside a hospital setting.
Today, we continue our commitment of providing world class care, close to home. We offer the region’s largest clinical research and drug trial operation, only stem cell transplant program and only neuro-oncology care. We recently brought the first Varian Truebeam Radiotherapy System to our new practice: Clifton Park in Saratoga County.
Our medical staff includes 32 board certified physicians who specialize in the care of patients with cancer (medical oncology and radiation oncology) and blood-related disorders (hematology). With a patient care team of more than 350 oncology certified nurse...s, pharmacists, laboratory technologists, radiation therapists and support personnel, we are able to provide the personal level of care our patients need during treatment.