Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Oncology Sexual Health Nurse Practitioner
Dignity Health - Cancer Institute at St. Joseph's Hospital and Medical Center
625 N 6th St Phoenix, AZ 85004
Oncology Urology Wound Care
No J1 or H1
SUMMARY - In collaboration with the urology and GYN physicians, the NP assumes clinical responsibility for the evaluation, treatment, education and counseling of female and male oncology patients who have intimacy/sexual dysfunction following cancer treatment. The NP recognizes the sensitivity surrounding sexuality and develops empathetic, positive and respectful relationships with patients. Tasks performed are within the Nurse Practitioner's scope of practice. Including: assessment, patient's history, performing physical examinations, ordering and performing appropriate diagnostic tests, establishing a diagnosis and providing treatment and management for common causes of sexual dysfunction in the adult cancer patient. The NP is a member of the multidisciplinary team and develops plans consistent with the patient and partner goals and preferences.
Master's Degree in nursing.
Graduate of accredited program for nurse practitioners
Three years clinical experience in healthcare
AZ RN license or RN License from a Compact State
Registered in AZ as nurse practitioner
Hold and maintain national certification in NP area, under AZ regulations
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