Advanced Practice Nurse

Updated: about 1 month ago
Location: Chicago, ILLINOIS


Posted: 08-May-24

Location: Chicago, Illinois

Type: Full-time

Salary: Open


Other Staff/Administrative

Internal Number: JR26151

Location: Chicago, IL

Job Description:

  • New patient and return clinic visit consultations.

  • Presentation in tumor board and multi-disciplinary collaboration with the thoracic oncology team.

  • Outpatient thoracentesis clinic â“ evaluates and preforms procedure.

  • Lung cancer screening/ Pulmonary nodule program.

  • Bronchoscopic lung volume reduction program.

  • Research/ Database collection.

  • Patient education.

  • Evaluates goals and outcomes taking into account the benefit-versus-burden, safety, quality, and cost-effectiveness for the patient, family and the organization. 

  • Develops diagnostic strategies and therapeutic interventions needed to achieve the goals and outcomes of the patientâ™s plan of care. 

  • Performs other related work as needed. 

Preferred Qualifications


  • Background in general pulmonary, ICU, interventional pulmonary or thoracic surgery.

  • Performing and/or assisting in pulmonary procedures.

  • Understand billing and coding from APN standpoint in regulation with the state.

  • 5 years general Pulmonary, ICU, Interventional Pulmonary or Thoracic surgery experience.

Preferred Competencies

  • Work with minimal supervision and as part of a collaborative team.

  • Contribute to the section and organizational goals. 

  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.

  • Demonstrated written and verbal communication skills and strong analytical skills. 

  • Proficiency in the use of computers. 

Application Documents

  • Resume/CV (required)

  • Cover Letter (required)

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