Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner

  • NantHealth
  • Remote
  • Jul 17, 2022
Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

Are you ready to link your passion with a purpose? At NantHealth, we build technology that simplifies healthcare. We manage the data and decisions that help the healthcare industry deliver better patient care. NantHealth’s products target specific pain points that inhibit healthcare from reaching its full potential. Our payer-provider collaboration solutions increase operational efficiency, unlock savings, and enhance communications. Our treatment plan validation capabilities help payers better manage costs for oncology and autoimmune conditions. We’re seeking innovative thinkers who love doing meaningful work. If you’re looking to bring your skills and expertise to a growing technology company, it’s time for you to join us!

To ensure we can provide the best in healthcare tech, we focus on building the best team. Through holding true to our core values – clarity, empathy, collaboration, integrity, a sense of community, and a pioneering approach – we are creating a vibrant culture where ideas can blossom, people can thrive, and success can flourish.

We value each of our employee’s total wellness. From robust medical, dental, and vision insurance, to financial planning assistance, to physical and mental wellness discounts, including an optional annual subscription to the Headspace app and unlimited access to LinkedIn Learning, we understand that our company succeeds when our employees succeed as individuals.

Additional notable benefits include:

  • Paid Time Off (hourly) / Flex Time Off (salaried) programs for Full Time employees
  • Growth and Development opportunities
  • 401(k), including a 3% company match
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Parental Leave, including a flexible return-to-work program
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Discounts on popular cell phone plan providers 
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Travel Assistance
  • Education Assistance Program
  • And much more!

The Senior Clinical Operations / Certified Oncology Nurse Practitioner (NP) will assist the Eviti, Inc. Medical Director and medical operations personnel through the application of oncology-specific medical expertise to complete customized treatment plan reviews as well as clinical trials reviews. The NP will work closely with the Treatment Plan Review Nurses and Medical Director to ensure that customized treatment plan reviews and clinical trials are accurately reviewed based on published literature and evidenced based guidelines. The NP will ensure that customized treatment plans and clinical trials submitted to eviti are reviewed in per SLA. As an initial reviewer, the NP will conduct initial clinical review and will issue a recommendation for certification; however, as an initial reviewer, the NP will never issue a non-certification determination. The NP will have access to a qualified physician reviewer during standard operating hours to assist in initial clinical review. The physician will be responsible for issuing any non-certification determinations.

This position is open to both office based locations and remote employment. The required work hours for this role are from 12:00pm - 8:00pm EST/9:00am - 5:00pm PST.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Review of customized treatment plans and clinical trials for compliance with evidence-based medical practice, medical appropriateness, and compliance with health plan language (where applicable)
  • Request Peer to Peer when appropriate based on a review of the case and current evidenced based standards
  • Present complex cases to the Medical Director at tri-weekly team meetings for guidance in decision making as needed
  • Identify potential new standards in care that may be then added to the evidenced based library and notify the Director, Clinical Informatics
  • Recommend approval of certification of cases that meet evidenced based guidelines to standard of care
  • Refer all cases that do not appear to meet evidenced based guidelines or standard of care to  a qualified physician for review

Education & Experience Requirements:

  • Current Active Unrestricted Registered Licensure as a Nurse Practitioner in a state or territory of the United States
  • Masters Degree in Nursing or a health related field
  • Minimum 7 years prior experience in Oncology Care
  • Oncology Nursing Certification from the ONCC preferred

Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Strong knowledge of oncology and insurance industry
  • Ability to communicate with health care providers, client representatives, patients and Eviti staff in a peer-to-peer fashion
  • Initiative/independence in problem solving and literature research

NantHealth is a mandatory vaccination employer for COVID-19 and its variants. At NantHealth the health and safety of our employees and their families is our top priority. In line with our corporate core value of community, doing our part to ensure our workplace is fully vaccinated is a pioneering step we can take to help stop the spread of COVID-19. The Company requires that its employees be fully vaccinated, and proof of vaccination will be required prior to start. If we make you an offer and you are not yet vaccinated, we will accommodate a delay in start date. If you require a medical or religious accommodation, we will engage in the interactive process with you. 

NantHealth provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.