Sanford Health APP - Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner - Oncology in Alexandria, Minnesota

Job Title: APP - Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner | Oncology | Alexandria, MN


State: Minnesota

Department : Alexandria- Oncology

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Hours Per Shift: 8 hr


Assists physicians in providing medical care to assigned patients. Planning and implementing physical examinations, interventions, and evaluating patient response according to instructions of the attending physician. Providing preventive health measures and medical care to assigned patients within prescribed guidelines as well as ordering medical supplies and equipment. Recording, interpreting and evaluating physical findings, identifying patient's health care needs, and participating in formulating plan and prognosis based on patient's condition. Making house calls, going to health clinics or nursing homes to check on the rehabilitation conditions of assigned patients, and reporting back to the attending physician.


Must have successfully completed the certifying examination of the National Commission on Certification of Physicians Assistant. Must hold licensure/registration as required in the state of practice. DEA certification may be required depending on service area role. Must be credentialed by Sanford Health System and Sanford Hospital as appropriate. Must be a graduate from a physician assistant training program approved by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP). Experience requirement may vary depending on service area or role. Must have critical thinking and organizational skills as well as strong oral and written communication skills. Must have ability to build effective working relationships and use tact, discretion and diplomacy when working with others. Must be able to stay calm and focused in environment of multiple demands and use good judgement in emergency situations. Must have computer skills.

About Sanford Health:

At Sanford Health, we are dedicated to the work of health and healing. Every day, we show that commitment by delivering the highest quality of care to the communities we serve. We are leaders in health care and strive to provide patients across the region with convenient access to expert medical care, leading-edge technologies and world-class facilities.

In addition to strong clinical care, we are also committed to research, education and community growth. We engage in medical research to not only discover innovative ways to provide care, but also cures for common diseases. We continuously seek new ways to achieve our vision of improving the human condition here in your community, across the region and around the world.

The entire team at Sanford Health recognizes the value of healthy families and communities. We continue to gain momentum and expand our reach. Together, we can make a positive difference now, and in the future.

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City: Alexandria

State: Minnesota

Job Function: Advanced Practice Provider APP

Job Schedule: Full Time

Shift: Days

Req Number: req5591