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Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Integrative Medicine Program - Houston, TX - Med Surg

Company: The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Cent
Location: Houston
Posted on: September 23, 2022

Job Description:

Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Integrative Medicine Program - Houston, TXThe University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center is ranked the nation's top hospital for cancer care by U.S. News & World Report's "Best Hospitals." MD Anderson's mission is to eliminate cancer in Texas, the nation and the world through exceptional programs that integrate patient care, research and prevention. Oncology nursing excellence is a central pillar in MD Anderson's worldwide reputation for cancer care. As a Magnet Recognized hospital, we provide our patients with excellent oncology nursing care. Our values are caring, integrity, discovery, safety and stewardship.SUMMARYThe primary purpose of the Advanced Practice Nurse position is to provide clinical patient care across the continuum of the multidisciplinary team to achieve quality patient care as a member of the Integrative Medicine team.KEY FUNCTIONSConducts comprehensive symptom assessments using physical exam skills and assessment tools. Participates in developing treatment plans with the team physicians. Participates in the collection and patient data with appropriate documentation in the medical record. Uses organizational skills to assure continuity of care across the continuum in collaboration with other disciplines through planning, education and coordination of services.Provides education and support to patients and families, emphasizing the promotion of comfort and quality of life. Provides education to clinicians.Utilizes communication skills as a liaison for our department as well as between patients and other members of the healthcare team.EDUCATIONRequired:Master's Degree in Nursing or Doctor of Nursing Practice. May be waived for applicants who obtained recognition as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse from the Texas State Board of Nursing prior to 1/1/2003. Graduate education and related Texas Board of Nursing authorization must be consistent with clinical practice area and patient population. EXPERIENCEPreferred: Prior experience as Advanced Practice Registered Nurse.LICENSURE / CERTIFICATIONRequired:All of the following: Written authorization from the Texas Board of Nursing to function as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN or ACNP or ACNPC or ACAGNP or AGACNP or ACNPC-AG or AGACNP or AGNP or ACPNP or ANP or AGNP or AGPCNP or FNP or GNP or PNP or PMHNP or WHNP or APNP). Related authorization must be consistent with clinical practice area and patient population. Basic Life Support (BLS). Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) If working in the following departments: Pediatric - Patient Care (113100). MAY BE REQUIRED: Authorization for limited prescriptive authority by the Texas Board of Nursing.It is the policy of The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center to provide equal employment opportunity without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other basis protected by institutional policy or by federal, state or local laws unless such distinction is required by law. http://www.mdanderson.org/about-us/legal-and-policy/legal-statements/eeo-affirmative-action.htmlAdditional Information

  • Requisition ID: 152829
  • Employment Status: Full-Time
  • Employee Status: Regular
  • FLSA: exempt and not eligible for overtime pay
  • Work Week: Day/Evening, Days
  • Fund Type: Hard
  • Work Location: Onsite
  • Pivotal Position: Yes
  • Minimum Salary: US Dollar (USD) 100,000
  • Midpoint Salary: US Dollar (USD) 125,000
  • Maximum Salary : US Dollar (USD) 150,000
  • Science Jobs: No

Keywords: The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Cent, Houston , Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - Integrative Medicine Program - Houston, TX - Med Surg, Healthcare , Houston, Texas

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