Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant – Garden City, KS

Primary Responsibilities

​Central Care Cancer Center is seeking a full-time Licensed Nurse Practitioner or Certified Physician Assistant for their growing practice in Garden City, KS.

The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant will work closely with the Medical Oncologists and physician staff in Western, KS.  Candidates must have excellent communication, problem solving, organization and follow-up skills with the ability to handle multiple assignments simultaneously. Candidates should demonstrate good judgement as well as attention to detail while working well with a team.

Essential Functions

  • Establish rapport with patients
  • Provide diagnosis and treatment
  • Provide patient instruction and education
  • Patient follow-up in coordination with the Medical Oncologists

Job Experience

  • Oncology experience preferred
  • 1+ years’ experience practicing as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner preferred

Other Qualifications

  • Nurse Practitioner License
  • Certified Physician Assistant
  • Master’s or Doctorate Degree
  • ​Excellent communication skills
  • Computer literacy required
  • Ability to work in a fast paced environment
  • Ability to provide excellent and thorough patient care
  • Ability to work independently

More about Garden City, Kansas

Garden City, Kansas (pop. 27,004) is located on the high plains of Southwest Kansas in Finney County (pop. 37,097), and is the economic hub for the region, serving a population of approximately 200,000.

From the World’s Largest Hand Dug Pool and Splash Park that covers a full city block, to world class hunting, or Kansas’s #1 public golf course, Garden City boasts fun for everyone, regardless of age and interest.  Also, located a short 3 ½ hour drive from the Front Range of the Rocky Mountains, Garden City offers easy access to a multitude of outdoor activities and sights, such as hiking, white water rafting, fishing, skiing, and many more adventures!  Garden City also offers several convenient jet service flights to Dallas each day.

With nearly 40 languages spoken locally, Finney County was rated the most diverse community in Kansas outside of the Kansas City metro. (Niche.com)

Featured Attractions:

Two first-class golf courses.
Buffalo Dunes (Rated #1 Municipal Course in KS, Golf Digest)
The Golf Club at Southwind

Lee Richardson Zoo
The “Big Pool” and Splash Park
Garden City Wind Semi-Pro Baseball
Annual Tumbleweed Festival
Sandsage Bison Range
Parrot Cove Indoor Water Park

Our new 30,000 sq/ft facility provides cutting edge technology and numerous support services, all in a quiet and comfortable setting.  Heartland Cancer Center in Garden City features the only in-house PET/CT simulator in Western Kansas, as well as the latest linear accelerator from Varian, the TrueBeam STx.  We also offer access to clinical trials, oncology navigators, and optional private infusion suites.

More about Liberal, Kansas

Liberal, Kansas (pop. 21,000) is located on the high plains of Southwest Kansas in Finney County (pop. 23,250) near the Oklahoma border.  The local area features national nature preserves, fishing, hiking, and an abundance of activities for all ages and interests right here at home.

Liberal, as the official home of Dorothy from the Wizard of Oz, provides a whole world of experiences if you just follow the Yellow Brick Road! Enjoy Adventure Bay Water Park with its slides, tipping buckets and toys; family activity pool with basketball goals, lily pad rope course; and pirate ship pool with 20 spray and play features and four slides. Liberal also offers more family fun with fishing at Arkalon Park, a local semi pro baseball team, and the 5th largest air museum in the country.

Liberal is rated the 5th most diverse city in Kansas.

Featured Attractions and Events:

Adventure Bay Family Water Park
Willow Tree Golf Course
Bee Jays Semi Pro Baseball Team
Mid-America Air Museum (5th largest air museum in the country).
Arkalon Park
Annual Ozfest