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Oncology Advanced Practive Provider, OSF St. Anthony Medical Center, Rockford, IL

Post Date

Jul 30, 2019

End Date

Oct 30, 2019

Job Specifics:

  • Join four hematology/oncology physicians, two radiation oncologists and additional surgical and trauma providers in this Center for Cancer Care attached to OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center, a Level 1 Trauma Center in Rockford, Illinois.
  • Onsite services include: National Cancer Institute and pharma clinical trials, high risk genetics, navigation, and oral adherence management. Radiation therapies that include stereotactic radiosurgery, IMRT, TrueBeam, MammoSite, high dose rate brachytherapy and radiopharmaceuticals. Medical Hematologic therapies include but are not limited to chemo and immunotherapy, antibiotic and hydration, blood cell transfusions and pain management.
  • EEO Employer M/F/Vet/Disabled

The Benefits:

  • Competitive base salary plus incentives
  • 27 days PTO and 480 hours sick time/year
  • Paid occurrence based malpractice, CME, association membership dues
  • Health, life, and dental insurance, retirement plan, and paid relocation.

The Community:

  • The Patricia D. Pepe Center for Cancer Care at OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center has been the regional leader in cancer care for more than 20 years. The center houses almost all outpatient cancer services in one facility, so cancer patients and their loved ones do not have to endure the emotional and physical stress of making multiple office visits to several locations.
  • The Center for Cancer Care is QOPI-certified, which is the Quality Oncology Practice Initiative certification from the American Society of Clinical Oncologists. It recognizes medical oncology and hematology oncology practices that are committed to delivering the highest level of cancer care.
  • OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center is a Women’s Choice Award® recipient for both 2014 and 2015 as an America’s Best Hospital for Cancer Care, a distinction that recognizes the dedication of OSF Saint Anthony Medical Center to providing exceptional patient care and cancer treatment care for women and their families.
  • The Rockford area is home to some of the greatest variety in residential opportunities and is consistently ranked as one of the top five metropolitan areas in the United States for affordable housing.
  • The Rockford Park District consists of over 150 public parks, 10 golf courses and more than 7,000 acres of land, providing residents plenty of room to bike, hike, swim, boat, picnic, camp and fish.

Required Qualifications:

  • The job incumbent is required to demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide patient care appropriate to the age of the patients served in assigned unit(s).
  • This requires the incumbent to demonstrate knowledge of the principles of human growth and development, as well as the physical, emotional and psycho-social needs of the patient population served.
  • Work requires a professional knowledge of nursing theory and practice in order to evaluate, develop and revise care delivery plans, conduct required research, and practice at a level normally acquired through completion of a Master's Degree from an accredited School of Nursing.
  • Licensure as an APN Physician Assistant.
  • Current CPR and ACLS certification.
  • Approximately 2 to 5 years progressively more responsible related work experience, with 1 to 2 years experience in assigned specialty area necessary to gain advanced competence in nursing knowledge, skills, procedures, standards, practice, and research.
  • Advanced interpersonal skills are necessary to instruct patients and families, communicate complex theoretical and technical concepts to all levels of department personnel, and collaborate effectively with other healthcare team members.
  • Advanced analytical skills necessary in order to develop, recommend and improve nursing care, policies and procedures, evaluate Nursing Practice Act and Joint Commission compliance, develop educational programs, and conduct scholarly research.


Joshua Jones
Advanced Practice Provider Recruiter
OSF Healthcare

1420 West Pioneer Parkway | Peoria, IL | 61615
P: (309) 683-9345 | C: (309)-512-5464 | F: (309) 683-8353

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