Hematology Oncology NP - Virginia

Centra Medical Group has an opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner to join our Hematology Oncology group based in Lynchburg, VA.

Oncology experience is desired, but not a requirement.

Centra Hematology Oncology is an Outpatient Department of Centra Lynchburg General Hospital.

This new and exciting position offers the opportunity to work with eight oncologists, three nurse practitioners, as well as a full staff of infusion oncology nurses, medical assistants and certified technologists with a full on-site lab. The position is office based with no weekends or call, full-time Monday – Friday.

Job Summary Includes:

·      Performing follow up visits and surveillance for those who have completed cancer treatment or are currently being managed for a hematologic condition.

·      Initiating appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic medical interventions for those currently receiving chemotherapies or other therapies. Recognizing normal and abnormal laboratory, diagnostic findings and pathology involved.

·      Completing episodic/acute visits as well as side effect management. Recognizes emergent problems.

·      Some management of chronic health conditions.

·      Performing new hematology consults in coordination with the collaborative physician.

·      Assistance in developing the new oncology care model to improve patient care and outcomes.

·      Eventual opportunity to work in our Farmville Clinic.

We offer a competitive compensation package that includes student loan repayment assistance, relocation assistance, excellent benefits and a  generous PTO plan (24 days/year to start).

This position provides an exceptional career opportunity in a region that has earned numerous accolades for its quality of life, including:

• Best Places for Business and Careers – Forbes

• Top Places to Live – CNN Money

• Top Places to Retire – Forbes

• Top Adventure Towns – National Geographic

• America's Best High Schools –Newsweek

              • Top Best-Value Cities – Kiplinger.com

Lynchburg is ideally situated in the heart of Virginia, a convenient distance from coastal beaches, ski resorts, and metro areas such as Washington, DC, and Richmond. The Lynchburg area is home to well over 100,000 residents, and offers acclaimed schools, colleges, and universities, as well as an incredible diversity of housing options--from historic neighborhoods to waterfront settings, from urban lofts to suburban estates.

For more information, please contact Robin Moon, Provider Recruiter at robin.moon@centrahealth.com

Specialty Oncology (Cancer) Sub Specialty (none)
Hospital CENTRA Lynchburg General Hospital (more info) Community Lynchburg/Central Region (more info)