Advanced Practice Registered Nurse - CTU - UMHC/SCCC - Deerfield Beach

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Job location: Deerfield Beach, FL

Employment Type: Full-time
Posted data: 2021-01-06
Req: R100043745
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The University of Miami is among the top research universities and academic medical centers in the nation, and one of the largest private employers in South Florida.

With more than 16,000 faculty and staff, the University strives for excellence, and is driven by a powerful mission to transform and impact the lives of its students, patients, members of the community, and people across the globe.

The University is committed to fostering a culture of belonging, where everyone feels valued and has the opportunity to add value. Through values of Diversity, Integrity, Responsibility, Excellence, Compassion, Creativity, and Teamwork (DIRECCT) the U community works together to create an environment driven by purpose, excellence, community, and service.

The University of Miami UMHC/SCCC has an exciting opportunity for a CTU Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) at Deerfield Beach satellite office. The APRN elicits patient history and performs physical examination Collects & interprets data Appropriately refers patient to other specialties & disciplines Monitors and manages medical patients. Assesses and performs symptom management as needed Initiates, monitors and alters medications and treatments within approved protocols Performs and participates with patient and family education Writes prescriptions for non-controlled substances, as indicated within established scope of practice Initiates, monitors, alters or modifies orders for patient restraints as per hospital policies & procedures. Attends to patient’s medical emergencies and communicates with physicians as needed Initiates or writes chemotherapy orders pending final approval by collaborating physicians In collaboration with Nurse Educator, provides staff education Facilitates clinical research protocols As assigned by CTU Director, facilitates CTU patient flow by daily review of medical records to ensure appropriate laboratory work ordered/resulted, chemotherapy orders entered/signed in Intellidose. Performs other activities and responsibilities as assigned.

This list of duties and responsibilities is not intended to be all-inclusive and may be expanded to include other duties or responsibilities as necessary.


  • Graduate of Master in Science in Nursing with approved ARNP Curriculum


  • Valid Florida APRN license
  • Board of Nursing Board Certification as ARNP from nationally accredited organization such as American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) & American Academy of Nurse Practitioner (AANP) Oncology Certification preferred
  • Current Certification BLS/ACLS


Minimum of one year relevant work experience

The University of Miami offers competitive salaries and a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, tuition remission and more.

UHealth-University of Miami Health System, South Florida's only university-based health system, provides leading-edge patient care powered by the ground breaking research and medical education at the Miller School of Medicine. As an academic medical center, we are proud to serve South Florida, Latin America and the Caribbean. Our physicians represent more than 100 specialties and sub-specialties, and have more than one million patient encounters each year. Our tradition of excellence has earned worldwide recognition for outstanding teaching, research and patient care. We're the challenge you've been looking for.

Patient safety is a top priority. As a result, during the Influenza ("the flu") season (September through April), the University Of Miami Miller School Of Medicine requires all employees who provide ongoing services to patients, work in a location (all Hospitals and clinics) where patient care is provided, or work in patient care or clinical care areas, to have an annual influenza vaccination. Failure to meet this requirement will result in rescinding or termination of employment.

The University of Miami is an Equal Opportunity Employer - Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities are encouraged to apply. Applicants and employees are protected from discrimination based on certain categories protected by Federal law. Click here for additional information.

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Posted: 1/8/2021
Application Due: 3/9/2021
Work Type: Full Time