Is making a difference in someone's life your passion?
Banner University Medical Center (Phoenix) is seeking a Nurse Practitioner to assist in providing Palliative Care. Based out of BUMCP, this provider will work closely with an interdisciplinary team, including a lead physician, social worker, and chaplain, managing patients. Qualified candidate must be detail-oriented, a good communicator, and dedicated to providing excellent care in challenging situations.
Our NP will be passionate about this type of specialized medical care for people with serious illnesses. Our NP will be involved in clinical management of patients, leading serious discussions with patients and their families about their malignant pain management, complex symptom control, inpatient end-of-life care, and providing consultations regarding goals of care and advance care planning. This position requires working closely with physicians and other clinicians in a team approach to patient care.
Essential Functions and Qualifications:
· Palliative Care, Geriatrics or Oncology experience preferred
· Current/Eligible Arizona License
· Current CPR, BLS, and ACLS
· Current prescribing privileges including a DEA license for controlled substance
· Work Schedule: Full Time | M-F | 730a-5p
Banner Health and University of Arizona Health Network have come together to form Banner – University Medicine, a health system that makes the highest level of care accessible to Arizona residents. At the heart of this merger is academic medicine – research, teaching and patient care – across three academic medical centers: Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, formerly Banner Good Samaritan Medical Center, is a nationally recognized academic medical center. The world-class hospital is focused on coordinated clinical care, expanded research activities and nurturing future generations of highly trained medical professionals who serve the community.
Banner Health offers competitive salary and recruitment incentives, along with an industry leading benefits package that provides security for you and your family, including:
• Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and pharmacy plans
• Paid time off plans
• Eligible for benefits coverage within 30 days
• Financial savings resources
• Career advancement and optimal work/life balance
• Employee Discounts
Interested applicants are encouraged to join our physician and provider talent community where you can upload your CV and track application progress: practicewithus.bannerhealth.com.
For questions, please email Joanna Wilkes, Sourcing Strategist Visit our website at: www.bannerdocs.com
As an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer, Banner University Medical Group (BUMG) recognizes the power of a diverse community and encourages applications from individuals with varied experiences and backgrounds. BUMG is an EEO/AA - M/W/D/V