Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant)- Thoracic Surgery (Inpatient) Nights in New York, New York

Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant)- Thoracic Surgery (Inpatient) Nights

Job Posting Number: 11563

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

New York,NY

April 25, 2017

Company Overview:

At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.

For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2016. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

Advanced Practice Provider-(Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) – Thoracic Surgery (Inpatient) Nights

We Are:

The Advanced Practive Provider (APP) will join a team of over 500 NPs and PAs across MSK who are dedicated to delivering compassionate, expert and comprehensive cancer care to patients and families, supporting the mission, philosophy, standards, goals and objectives of the institution and department.

You Are:

  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward.

  • Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information.

  • Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals.

  • Effective at gaining the support and commitment of others by engaging them around your point of view and priorities.

  • Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.

You Will:

  • Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team members

  • Manage the care of hospitalized adult inpatient Thoracic surgical oncology patients

  • Participate in the implementation of patient education and clinical support programs to ensure optimal care throughout the healthcare continuum

Qualifications for NP canidates are:

  • Current New York State (NYS) RN and NP licenses/registrations

  • Master’s degree in nursing

  • Prescriptive privileges (or eligibility)

  • 3+ years of related clinical experience

  • Related National NP certification

  • Nurse Practitioner and Critical Care (NP) experience strongly preferred

  • ACLS/BLS Certification

Qualifications needed for a PA candidate are:

  • Graduate from an accredited PA program

  • NCCPA certification

  • Active NYS license or be qualified for state licensure

  • A minimum of 2 years of related experience is preferred

Hours: full-time nights 7pm – 7:30am with weekend and holiday rotation required

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