Current Job Openings

Medical Assistant, Salt Lake Clinic

Non-Exempt –Full Time

 

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:  Assist in the delivery of primary health care and patient care management.

 

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Assist in giving patient care.
  • Strong blood draw skills a must.
  • Knowledge of examination, diagnostic, and treatment room procedures.
  • Experience with medical equipment and instruments used to administer patient care.
  • Perform common safety hazards and precautions to maintain a safe work environment.
  • Maintaining records and recording test results.
  • Develop and maintain department quality assurance.
  • Establish and maintain effective working relationships with patients, medical staff and the public.
  • Maintain quality control standards.
  • Must be able to react calmly and effectively in emergency situations.
  • Interpret, adapt and apply guidelines and procedures.
  • Communicate clearly.
  • May be required to float to our other locations as needed.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

GED or High School Equivalent and graduation from an accredited program for Medical Assistants. Requires full range of body motion including handling and lifting patients, manual and finger dexterity and eye-hand coordination. Involves standing and walking. Occasionally lifts and carries items weighing up to 100 pounds. Requires normal visual acuity and hearing.

 

CERTIFICATE/LICENSE REQUIREMENTS:  Certification from a Medical Assistant School or two years work experience required.

 

AA/EOE

Palliative Care Physician

Exempt –Full Time

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES:

Utah Cancer Specialists is seeking a full-time Palliative Care Physician in Supportive/Palliative Medicine for oncology and hematology patients.  The candidate must be board certified or board eligible in palliative care.  Experience in oncology is desired but not mandatory.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

The incumbent will provide education, guidance, advocacy and coordinated care to practice patients from early diagnosis to advanced illness.  This provider assists patients with pain and symptom management, psychosocial issues, treatment options (including alternative therapies) and continuity across the continuum of care.

The candidate must be detail-oriented with strong interpersonal, organizational, verbal and written communication skills.  Strong computer and organizational skills are needed.

Services are provided across our clinics in the Salt Lake Valley.

Experience in oncology is desired but not mandatory. Selected candidates will be board certified or near completing appropriate fellowship, excellent references and have a DEA license.

 

AA/EOE

Clinical Research Coordinator

Non-Exempt – Full Time (40 Hours per Week)

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: The Research Coordinator serves as a member of the research team at Utah Cancer Specialist (UCS) Oncology Research Program. The incumbent recruits’ patients to UCS’s approved protocols, will adhere to SOPs, GCP, ICH, HIPAA, NIH, FDA regulations. The Research Coordinator duties will include but not be limited to recruitment, consent, data entry, record management, lab processing, screening.   The incumbent will be required to interact with all departments within UCS and outside entities and exhibit behavior consistent with our UCS mission statement.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Well-developed interpersonal skills and the ability to work well independently as well as with co-workers, peers, supervisors and physicians.         Ability to effectively and efficiently handle multiple tasks simultaneously with precision and adapt to changes in responsibilities and workloads. Must be professional, possess a high degree of urgency and self-motivation, and have a strong work ethic.  Applicant must have experience using basic computer programs including word processing, database, spreadsheet applications and e-mail.   Knowledge of electronic data capture vendors, IWRS, imaging transfer programs are preferred.  Requires excellent skills in medical terminology.  Previous experience with lab processing and handling preferred.

 

EDUCATION/TRAINING REQUIREMENTS:   High School or equivalent required. Bachelor’s degree in a health-related science field preferred however; will consider years of equivalent research experience.  Prior research experience required, preferable in oncology. Previous healthcare experience preferred.  Competitive salary based on experience.  Competitive benefits package and continual training in the expansive field of Oncology.

AA/EOE

Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner

Exempt –Part Time (up to 24 Hours per Week)

 

GENERAL STATEMENT OF DUTIES: Utah Cancer Specialists is seeking PA/NP in general oncology and hematology to work 3-days each week at our Utah Cancer Specialists Clinic in Provo, Utah.

 

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

The candidate must be detail-oriented with strong interpersonal, organizational, verbal and written communication skills.  Experience in oncology is desired but not mandatory.  Hospital experience/acute care preferred. Competitive salary and benefits.  Requires current Utah NP or PA license and DEA license.

 

AA/EOE