APRN / PA-C – Senior Adult Oncology  

H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center

Tampa, FL

Job posting number: #7108096 (Ref:hlj_39100)

Posted: August 15, 2022

Application Deadline: Open Until Filled

Job Description

APRN / PA-C – Senior Adult Oncology  

Based in the Senior Adult Oncology Department, the Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant provides patient care under the auspices of the Moffitt Medical Group (MMG), and serves as member of the academic medical enterprise; advancing the institutional mission of contributing to the prevention and cure of cancer. The position will work in both the inpatient and outpatient setting supporting geriatric oncology patients.

Position Highlights:

§  Assists physicians with the evaluation, management and treatment of a wide spectrum of patients with different medical problems, procedures and co-morbidities.

§  Support geriatric consults in the inpatient setting

§  Lead quality improvement efforts focused on optimizing surgical care and improving outcomes for older adults

§  Works within a defined scope of practice and under the authority of supervising physician(s) or by specific protocol(s).

The Ideal Candidate:

§  Clinical professional who demonstrates a passion for our mission, and who takes pride in delivering world-class patient care in a collaborative, learning environment.

§  The successful candidate will be a superior communicator, an engaged team member, and a knowledgeable, patient focused provider. 

Responsibilities:

§  Provides patient care as a member of an interdisciplinary team, working with many specialists to coordinate and optimize patient care.

§  Correlates subjective and objective data to formulate a differential or working diagnosis.

§  Formulates treatment plans for medical conditions within scope of practice.

§  Prescribes oral and IV medications when appropriate, within the scope of practice.

§  Documents patient care in accordance with medical staff rules

§    Coordinator of the Geriatric Surgery Center Verification initiative. In this role the candidate will work with leadership and all stakeholders across Moffitt's Programs, to establish, maintain and improve standards for geriatric surgical care across the institution

  •                     §  Serves as administrative lead working on protocol development and                                    standard operating procedures to serve geriatric patient population across                        programs
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Credentials and Qualifications:

§  Bachelor's degree at minimum; master's degree preferred.

§  Graduate of an accredited Advanced Registered Nurse or Physician Assistant program.

§  Active FL medical license (or the ability to obtain one) and certification by the appropriate accreditation body.

§  Active BLS.

§  Experience in oncology or general internal medicine; experience specific to the field preferred.



Mission To create a Moffitt culture of diversity and inclusion as we strive to contribute to the prevention and cure of cancer. Vision Moffitt Cancer Center is recognized as the model wherein the diversity of our employees and communities is valued and supported as essential components to contributing to the prevention and cure of cancer. The cancer center is an equal opportunity employer. It is the policy of the cancer center to prohibit unlawful discrimination and harassment of any type and to afford equal employment opportunities to workforce members and applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, marital status, disability, genetic information, veteran’s status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.


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Job posting number:#7108096 (Ref:hlj_39100)
Application Deadline:Open Until Filled
Employer Location:H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center
Tampa,Florida
United States
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