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This one-year, full-time, adult nurse practitioner (NP) fellowship is part of the Harvard Inter-professional Palliative Care Fellowship ProgramThe NP fellow will train with physicians, social work, pharmay, and other nurse practitioner fellows during the academic year that begins July 1.

The NP fellow will be fully integrated into one of the nation’s oldest academic palliative care services, which includes an inter-professional inpatient consult team, outpatient clinic, and home-based program with additional training in hospice provided off-site. The fellowship offers an extensive medical, psychosocial, communication and education curriculum taught by experienced and committed clinician-educators who are recognized nationally as experts in the field.

This NP fellowship has been designed to align with the HPNA Standards for Clinical Education (HPNA, 2015) and the Palliative Nursing: Scope and Standards of Practice (ANA, 2021).

How to Apply

  • The ideal candidate has experience as an advanced practice nurse, aspiration to a career in palliative care, or plans to integrate palliative care principles into existing practice with the adult patient.
  • Applicants must have a Masters or Doctorate of Nursing Practice and be licensed in Massachusetts before beginning the fellowship.

This position is salaried with full-time benefits.  For more information about the fellowship, please visit the Harvard Inter-professional Palliative Care Fellowship at https://www.hipcf.org/

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