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AdventHealth Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Palliative Medicine Fellowship in Orlando, Florida

Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Palliative Medicine Fellowship

Overview

AdventHealth is proud to announce a 12-month NP or PA Palliative Medicine Fellowship program at AdventHealth Orlando Campus that will be an interprofessional postgraduate program for advance practice providers

What is Palliative Medicine?

For patients who face a life-threatening illness, palliative medicine improves their quality of life and supports their loved ones. Palliative medicine focuses on the prevention and relief of symptoms by early identification, impeccable assessment, and compassionate treatment of physical, mental, and spiritual issues.

Program Highlights

  • The fellowship is a 12-month postgraduate program that provides a deeper understanding of the complex interaction between serious medical illness and palliative medicine needs unique to each patient

  • Clinical exposure will include rotations at different AdventHealth campuses within the Orlando area focusing on many topics including hospice, oncology, and end stage conditions

  • Fellows will gain knowledge in the assessment and management of complex pain and non-pain symptom management at a sub-specialty level. They will also perform spiritual, psychosocial, and cultural assessments with referral to appropriate interdisciplinary members

  • Upon completion of the program, the fellow will receive a certificate from AdventHealth documenting successful completion of the 12-month post graduate program and will have the skills and knowledge to successfully pass the Advanced Certified Hospice and Palliative nurse examination (for nurses only)

Benefits:

Competitive fellowship salary for first 12 months, then transition to a full nurse practitioner salary

  • Confirmed employment at AdventHealth after successful completion of fellowship program

  • CME days, PLD days, All AdventHealth Holidays observed

How to Apply

Applications open on the palliativemedicineappfellowshipapplication.pdf (adventhealth.com) (https://www.adventhealth.com/sites/default/files/assets/palliative_medicine_app_fellowship_application.pdf) website January 1 st 2022

Interviews will take place beginning April 1 st 2022 onwards

Program begins: July 1 2022

Contact

For more information regarding the program please contact:

Hetal Patel APRN, M.S.N Lucielle Gallo Practice Manager

Email: Hetal.Patel@adventhealth.com Email: Lucielle.gallo@adventhealth.com

Category: Physician Services

Organization: AdventHealth Central Florida

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: JID324886111718

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