Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for Pediatric BMT Program
Methodist Healthcare System
Location: San Antonio, Texas
Type: Full Time
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Hospital, Public and Private
Internal Number: J-042100
Sarah Cannon Transplant and the Texas Transplant Physician Group, a department of Methodist Hospital is recruiting for an experienced Advanced Practice Provider for the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant program at Texas Transplant Institute in San Antonio, Texas.
2 years of experience in Pediatric Hem/Onc or Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant OR new graduate APPs with a minimum of 3-5 years BMT nursing experience from a busy bone marrow transplant program are encouraged to apply!
Texas license eligible
Competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits to include: medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, malpractice insurance
401k retirement plan with employer contribution
Generous PTO plan
Continuing Medical Education, DEA & medical license reimbursement
Commencement bonus and relocation expense reimbursement
About Methodist Children’s Hospital Pediatric and Bone Marrow Stem Cell Transplant Program:
The Methodist Children’s Hospital Pediatric Blood and Marrow Stem Cell Transplant Program is the only FACT accredited program of its kind in South Texas and one of the clinically busier in the country
Since the program’s founding in 1993, the expert medical staff have completed over 750+ marrow transplants, ranking us among the most experienced programs in the nation
Our program was the first in North America to be accredited by the Foundation for the Accreditation of Cellular Therapy (FACT)
The Peds BMT program has three attending pediatric transplant physicians and three APPs and is fully supported with RN coordinators, two dedicated BMT outpatient nurses, and an experienced and compassionate BMT-dedicated staff set in a 12 bed HEPA-filtered transplant unit in Methodist Children’s Hospital
Peds BMT Unit is fully telehealth developed with capability in each transplant room. Long term follow-up clinics are robust and well developed
The Peds BMT program is operating with 2017, 2018 1-year overall survival of 90% and performed 45 transplants in 2019
Gene therapy for SCD and IECT/cellular programs operating and growing.
The Sarah Cannon Transplant and Cellular Therapy Network offers patients convenient, community-based access to complex blood cancer care, hematopoietic cell transplant (HCT), clinical trials, and innovative therapies such as immune effector cell therapy (IECT).
The Sarah Cannon Transplant and Cellular Therapy Network is the largest cellular therapy network performing HCT and IECT and performs ~ 1,200 HCTs per year across its eight FACT/JACIE accredited programs located throughout the United States and United Kingdom
San Antonio is home to 2.5 million people and is experiencing solid economic growth in industries such as bioscience and healthcare, aerospace, IT and cybersecurity and green technologies. San Antonio's MSA is expected to add up to 1.1 million new residents and 500,000 new jobs by 2040. This growing city offers big-city amenities and world-renowned attractions coupled with a relaxed and inviting atmosphere for all ages. San Antonio residents also enjoy a cost of living slightly below the national average due to lower housing costs, as well as no state income tax.
About?Methodist Healthcare System:
Methodist Healthcare System is the largest provider of health care in South and Central Texas with 28 facilities serving over 94,000 inpatients and 500,000 outpatients annually
Methodist Healthcare offers an outstanding selection of doctors, healthcare professionals, equipment and health services from wellness events to transplant services, pediatrics, dermatology, cardiology, oncology and a complete range of other medical services in the South Texas region.
Our network of greater San Antonio hospitals includes nine acute care facilities: Methodist Hospital, Methodist Children's Hospital, Methodist Hospital Metropolitan, Methodist Hospital Northeast, Methodist Hospital Atascosa, Methodist Hospital Specialty and Transplant, Methodist Hospital Stone Oak and Methodist Hospital Texsan.