UK HealthCare Lexington, KY, USA
The APP functioning within the palliative care ambulatory clinic works in collaboration with, and is an integral member of, a multidisciplinary health care team. The APP functions primarily in the clinic setting managing the palliative care needs of the identified population. The APP is on a service aligned team and manages the care of the outpatient population with the team. The APP will have responsibilities for this same patient population in the consultative inpatient setting, including weekends, and serves as a resource for the inpatient care team. The APP has a strong foundation in evidenced based practice and education and has a responsibility for ensuring an environment of safe quality care. The APP demonstrates an advanced level of medical and nursing knowledge, clinical and technical competency, sound clinical judgment, professionalism as it relates to interpersonal and general communication skills, timely and compliant documentation, and takes responsibility for ongoing...
Physician & Surgeon
Monday-Friday days, some holidays, weekends and other shifts