Surgical Oncology Advanced Practice Provider – Piedmont Athens Regional

Athens, GA

full-time
Inpatient

Piedmont Healthcare is recruiting for an Advanced Practice Provider to join the surgical service line team working at our Piedmont Athens campus. This is a full-time position with varying call responsibilities.

In this role you will:

• Perform first OR assist duties

• Rounding on patients in the hospital

• Takes patient histories, conducts physical examinations, writes progress notes, prepares patient workups and summaries noting pertinent positive and negative findings, obtains psychosocial history relevant to patient care, and assumes responsibility for developing therapeutic relationships with patients

• Orders and schedules laboratory studies and diagnostic procedures.Explains necessity, preparation, nature, and anticipated effects of scheduled diagnostic and therapeutic procedure(s) to the patient, patient’s family, and staff.

• Assist in management of post-operative and critically ill patients in the hospital

• Evaluate post-operative patients in the office setting

• Applies specialized skills and knowledge related to the care of patients in the CVOR, ICU, CCU and CVICU areas

• Contributes to excellence in patient care, research, teaching, consulting and provides leadership to the organization

• Communicate directly with physicians and other APP’s for patient care

• Involvement in multidisciplinary planning and participation with Tumor Board meetings.

Piedmont Benefits:

Generous CME allowance

Competitive compensation 401k with match

EPIC

Quality, Service and Reputation

REQUIREMENTS

Masters, Bachelor’s Degree from an Accredited PA program and National Board Certification

--or--

Licensed as a Nurse and approved to practice as a NP by State of Georgia with National Certification


Posted October 1, 2021