Nurse Practitioner Clinical Fellowship - Oncology

Philadelphia, PA, US, 19104

Job Type: 

LOC_MAIN-Main Hospital Req ID: 79444

Shift: Any

Employment Status: Regular - Full Time 

Job Summary

Under the direction/supervision of a collaborative physician and practicing APP, the Oncology APP Fellow- CRNP is a trainee. The APP Fellowship program provides mentoring, didactic teaching, simulation skills training, and experience to prepare the APP Fellow to become a competent Front Line Ordering Clinician. Throughout the program, the  Oncology APP Fellow will become responsible for the direct care and follow up of a population of patients that match his/her skill set through the designated curriculum and timelines. The components of the role include education, clinical practice, consultation, and professional development.

Job Responsibilities

Under the direct guidance and supervision of the Attending Physician and/or Front Line Ordering Clinician:


  1. Participates in the APP Fellowship program educational curriculum. Completes post-tests and evaluations as a measure of competence. Participates in own professional development by maintaining required competencies, identifying learning needs and seeking appropriate educational offerings. 
  2. As a part of the learning process, will utilize advanced assessment skills to support the management of a cohort of patients.  Performs and documents daily assessments.  Collects and analyzes data and formulates a family-centered plan of care. Evaluates and monitors the effectiveness of the prescribed treatment plan. As a trainee, works collaboratively to communicate the plan of care and potential changes to this plan to the supervising physician and assigned Front Line Ordering Clinician.
  3. Demonstrates a commitment to patient safety by speaking up about safety issues and changing practices to enhance safety.  Shares errors or potential errors through system reporting mechanisms.  Demonstrates shared accountability for safe practice. 
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Job Responsibilities (Continued)
Required Licenses, Certifications, Registrations
RN license in the state of Pennsylvania
Required Education and Experience

Required Education:  MSN

Preferred Education, Experience & Cert/Lic
Additional Technical Requirements
  • Ability to work in a team setting with multiple responsibilities. 
  • Ability to use computer and electronic medical records effectively.

All CHOP employees who work in a patient building or who provide patient care are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless they are granted a medical or religious exemption.

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