Why Mayo Clinic
Imagine yourself in a dynamic atmosphere where you'll work alongside world-renowned experts, learn new things every day, treat conditions that few medical professionals ever encounter, and have a vast range of career paths to choose from. Now imagine that in addition to all this, you have the chance to change lives every day. That's what it means to be a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant at Mayo Clinic.
The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant performs the following tasks in any authorized setting (clinics, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, nursing homes, or patient's home). This position will provide patient care in the Hematology/Oncology Acute Care Clinic setting at our Mayo Campus in Jacksonville for Hematology/Oncology patients
Specific responsibilities for this role include:
Evaluating patients for clearance to receive chemotherapy
Assessing patients having acute illness- ie: accommodating last minute add-ons
Signing chemotherapy orders
Possible call responsibilities
Cross coverage for Hem/Onc team as needed
Additional responsibilities for ARNPs/PAs at Mayo Clinic may include:
Obtaining patient history
Performing physical examinations
Ordering and performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
Formulating a diagnostic impression
Developing and implementing a treatment plan
Monitoring effectiveness of therapeutic interventions
Offering counseling and education to meet patient needs
Making appropriate referrals
Prescribing and dispensing prescription medication
Assisting in surgery
Performing minor procedures and surgical procedures
Demonstrates ability to assess data reflective of patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to patient's age-specific needs.
Must be a graduate of CAAHEP (Council on the Accreditations of Allied Health Education Programs) approved university program. NCCPA certification required. Must be licensed/certified or eligible to practice as PA in the State of Florida.
Master's degree in Nursing required. (If licensed prior to 1998, Master's degree not required by the State of Florida.) Must have current Florida Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP) license or eligible to obtain Florida license. Certification by the ANCC in a specialty area required.
Previous experience preferred but not required. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills and possess strong computer skills. Must be flexible and willing to handle extended hours and on-call responsibilities (evenings, weekends, and holidays) if required by position or department.
License or certification
Physician Assistant: NCCPA certification required. Must be licensed/certified or eligible to practice as PA in the State of Florida. Nurse Practitioner: Current ARNP license to practice in the state of Florida required. ANCC or AANP Specialty certification required. BLS certification required.
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.
Hours / Pay period
Monday-Friday; 8:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.; hours may vary.
Possible as department needs may change in the future.
Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The "River City by the Sea" has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
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Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).