Job Title:
Advanced Practice (APP) Fellow
Job ID:
James Cancer Hospital/CCC
James Cancer Hospital
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Not Applicable
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Position summary

The postgraduate Critical Care fellowship for advanced practice nurses and physician assistants at The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center – Arthur G. James Cancer Hospital and Richard J. Solove Research Institute (OSUCCC – James) enables advanced practice nurses and physician assistants to gain first-hand clinical experience and knowledge specific to critical care. Rotations include emergency department, cardiology, nephrology, internal medicine, stroke, trauma, acute care surgery, endocrine, infectious disease, hepatology oncology and rotations through our Medical Intensive Care, Neuro-Critical Care and Surgical Intensive Care Units.

As the only cancer program in the country that features a National Cancer Institute-designated Comprehensive Cancer Center aligned with a nationally-ranked academic medical center and a free standing cancer hospital on the campus of a large public university, the OSUCCC-James has partnered with Ohio State’s Center for Critical Care to create an environment that fosters excellence in patient care for the critically ill patient population.

Ohio State’s Wexner Medical Center, in partnership with The James, has created the Center for Critical Care, a platform of collaboration providing innovative solutions for patients undergoing critical care. The Center pursues a vision of an integrated critical care delivery system that creates a better future for patients with life-threatening illness through research, education and innovative patient care.

A tradition of excellence in critical care places Ohio State as a leader in this emerging field. Through the platform of personalized health care, we have the unique opportunity to transform the way critical care is practiced. Using novel life-saving treatments and research to link outcomes with clinical, laboratory and genetic information, we employ a personalized approach to critical care, with the goal of enhancing the length and quality

Position Summary:
The Advanced Practice (APP) Fellow provides health care services to adult patients working in collaboration with a licensed member of CHRI medical staff. Health care services provided include care during acute phases of illness, education and counseling of individuals and families.

Education and experience

Graduation from an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program; Master’s Degree in Nursing required. Current license as a registered nurse in Ohio, current license and Certificate of Authority to practice an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner in the State of Ohio; Board Certified by ANCC.


Graduation from an accredited physician assistant program. National Certification Commission for Physician Assistant certification. Eligibility for State of Ohio licensure as a physician assistant.

Additional notes

Application deadline: March 1, 2018

If you are selected for an interview, you will need the following:

Statement of Intent

Letters of Evaluation, two letters are required (reference forms will be provided)

Curriculum vitae

A digital interview is required for selected applicants

An on-site interview is required for final candidates

If selected as final candidate, on-site interviews will be scheduled in April

Final Selections will be made May

Program begin Fall 2018

Additional documentation may be required