Advanced Care Practitioner Hematology Sickle Cell - Levine Cancer InstituteCharlotte

Job Req ID: 153190 

Position Number: 00151750

Employment Type: Full time

Shift: Monday- Friday, hours may vary

Shift Details: 4, 10 hour shifts

Standard Hours: 40.00

Department Name: LCI Sickle Cell

Location: Levine Cancer Institute

Location Details: Charlotte North Carolina




Job Summary
Sickle cell ACP will practice primarily in an inpatient setting, with an outpatient rotation involved. The team currently rotates through roles. Goal is for a team of 3 ACPs who make up the Sickle Cell ACP team. The inpatient ACP covers the Sickle Cell Pain service at CMC Main along with the Hematology Consult service while the outpatient ACP staffs the Sickle Cell clinic along with a Multidisciplinary Team and two physicians two and a half days a week, and coordinates care for sickle cell patients in non-clinic time. The ACPs work 4 10-hour shifts, with a rotation of 5th day off. Coverage is Monday-Friday. Some holidays required. .

Essential Functions


  • Performs initial and periodic medical history, physical examinations, and daily assessments.
  • Records findings of examinations, assessments and plan of care.
  • Performs minor medical and/or surgical procedures.
  • Writes appropriate prescriptions and administers medications.
  • Orders and interprets daily laboratory and radiology examinations.
  • Determines treatment plan for patient.
  • Documents all patient encounters, records observations, interventions, and actions in a medically appropriate manner on the patient's medical record.
  • Acts as a patient advocate for the population served.
  • Attends, participates and contributes to group/practice meetings and development of policies and procedures when requested.

Physical Requirements
Work requires walking, standing, sitting, lifting, reaching, bending, stooping, pushing and pulling. Must be able to lift and support the weight of 35 pounds in handling patients, medical equipment, and supplies. Must speak English fluently and in understandable terms. Must possess intact sense of sight, hearing, smell, touch, and finger dexterity. Must have the ability to react and perform in stressful situations.

Education, Experience and Certifications.
Must have or be eligible for a DEA license. Approved to practice as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in the state one works. Eligible for prescriptive authority application through the Board of Nursing or Medical Board in SC required.BLS for Healthcare Provider from AHA required with expiration date greater than 90 days from date of beginning practice. Demonstrates appropriate critical thinking, interpersonal skills, and the ability to prioritize and concentrate.
Nurse Practitioner
Masters Degree or Doctorate of Nursing Practice required. License to practice as a Registered Nurse required. Certification in the area of practice from a nationally recognized certifying body required. ACNP, AGACNP, AGNP, PNP, or PNP-AC board certification preferred based population served.
Physician Assistant
Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program required; Masters Degree preferred. Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants preferred.




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Carolinas HealthCare
Full time
Charlotte, North Carolina 28201, US