ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES: •Assesses, plans, implements and evaluates care for individual patients. •Initiates and documents appropriate interventions; evaluates and records patient/family response within practice protocol; prescribes drug therapies per protocol/physician consultation. •Assists physicians and performs procedures as needed; conducts patient assessments and provides physician with information prior to seeing the patient. •Assesses patient/family needs and provides education. •Promotes wellness and recommends community resources to meet patient and family needs. •Promotes/provides staff education. •Incorporates evidence-based research into clinical practice. •Knowledgeable of reimbursement procedures and documentation requirements. •Completes patient charge tickets. •Provides case management for oncology clients and their families. •Serves as a resource person for the nursing staff by providing information being studied in clinical trials. •May supervise the activities of clinical nursing and support staff. •May mentor new advanced practice providers.