Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 2175917
Summary: CHRISTUS St. Vincent is seeking an APC/APP to join its established practice in Santa Fe, New Mexico. This is a full time, employed position. CHRISTUS St. Vincent Health System is currently seeking Certified Nurse Practitioners to continue and strengthen our mission for the future: "to improve the health and well-being of the communities we serve." Our comprehensive cancer center provides cutting edge treatments, research, education and integrative medicine, enabling patients to get the best care close to home with the comfort and care of their support circles. The Center currently offers chemotherapy and hematology infusions, radiation treatments including HDR, IMRT and SRS with two Varian linear accelerators and an on-site lab. We also have full time dietician, triage, social work and navigation. The CSV Regional Cancer Center is the only cancer center north of Albuquerque and serves patients from all of Northern New Mexico. Built on the principles of high-quality care, innovative approaches and dedication to a patient-centered experience. We are a proud member of the Mayo Clinic Care Network, which enables full access to second opinion consults (free to patients), collaboration on difficult cases, and ability to attend Mayo's Tumor Boards (in addition to the two comprehensive CSV tumor boards). CHRISTUS St. Vincent has also been voted four years running as a New Mexico "Best Place to Work" and a US News "Best Regional Hospital" for 2020/21. CHRISTUS St. Vincent (CSV) is a not-for-profit integrated health system located in the beautiful mountain-west city of Santa Fe, New Mexico which sees over 300 sunny days per year, all four seasons, commute times under 18 minutes, and offers an abundance of outdoor activities as well as a thriving cultural, art, music, and food scene. Live and practice in a place you love - come join the team to transform the care for cancer patients of Northern New Mexico.
About CHRISTUS St. Vincent: CHRISTUS St. Vincent (CSV) is a not-for-profit integrated health system located in the beautiful mountain-west city of Santa Fe, New Mexico which sees over 300 sunny days per year, all four seasons, commute times under 18 minutes, and offers an abundance of outdoor activities as well as a thriving cultural, art, music, and food scene. Our 200 bed facility is a Level III trauma center, the only trauma center in Northern New Mexico, and serves a seven county area with over 300,000 residents. Our hospital has served Northern New Mexico for over 156 years and we offer a fully integration clinician group which employs approximately 200 physicians and advanced practice clinicians across 24+ primary and specialty care locations.
Experience: Experience practicing within a comprehensive cancer program is preferred, however not required.
Licenses, Registrations or Certifications:
NM State Licensure or ability to obtain
Certification as an NP required with AOCNP preferred
Essential Functions: The Nurse Practitioner provides extraordinary care to patients with a diagnosis of cancer in the oncology service line. The NP works collaboratively with the multi-disciplinary team and is responsible for assessment and accurate diagnosis, ordering and interpreting diagnostic studies, prescribing appropriate medications, and supporting patient through their treatment plan. Consults with physician as necessary. Educates and counsels patients to promote healthy behaviors and prevent side effects of treatment. Works collaboratively with other health care providers to offer comprehensive care to facilitate healing.
CHRISTUS HEALTH is an international Catholic, faith-based, not-for-profit health system comprised of almost more than 600 services and facilities, including more than 60 hospitals and long-term care facilities, 350 clinics and outpatient centers, and dozens of other health ministries and ventures. CHRISTUS operates in 6 U.S. states, Colombia, Chile and 6 states in Mexico. To support our health care ministry, CHRISTUS Health employs approximately 45,000 Associates and has more than 15,000 physicians on medical staffs who provide care and support for patients. CHRISTUS Health is listed among the top ten largest Catholic health systems in the United States.