Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) - Survivorship Program (Head and Neck) in New York, New York

Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) – Survivorship Program (Head and Neck)

Job Posting Number: 25489

Advanced Practice Provider

New York,NY

September 12, 2018

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 28th 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 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. 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) – Survivorship Program (Head and Neck)

Hours: 8:00am – 6:00pm flexed Monday – Friday

Are you an accomplished and proud Advanced Practice Provider? Are you ready to Join a multi-disciplinary team of health care professionals working to implement a comprehensive clinical program of medical, psychosocial and educational services to address the needs of patients who have undergone treatment for head and neck cancers?

The expertise, creativity, commitment, and generosity of spirit of the men and women of Memorial Sloan Kettering are at the heart of our success. We are encouraged by one another’s dedication and compassion, and recognize the work being done in the service of our patients and our mission.

New programs and state-of-the-art facilities are essential to our continued growth and achievement. But it is the people who work within our hospital, clinics and laboratories who truly ensure the future of MSK. And it is our patients who provide the inspiration for everything we do.


The advanced practice provider (app) will join a team of over 500 NPs and PAs across MSK who have dedicated their lives to deliver compassionate, comprehensive cancer care to patients and their loved ones, supporting the mission, philosophy, standards, goals and objectives of the institution and department

You Are:

– Are you a good decision-maker, with known to work at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward?

– Are you able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information?

– Effective at gaining the support and dedication 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

– Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs to multiple stakeholders

– Inventive, securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently

– An effective communicator

– Openly relatable and comfortable with diverse groups of people

– Adaptable in approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations

You Will:

– Provide care to a caseload of post- treatment head and neck cancer survivors,

– Implement standards of care, and participation in research necessary to establish exemplary, evidence-based care.

– Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team members to deliver care for medical patients.

– Ensure the delivery of exemplary care and cultivate an environment that centers on the needs of patients and their families

– Serve as a clinical authority and resource providing education and consultation to healthcare team members.

– Participate in process improvement initiatives, implementation of patient education, and clinical support programs


– Current NYS RN and NP license/registration

– MSN or MA Nursing

– A minimum of 3 years of recent clinical experience is preferred

– Experience with head and neck cancer survivors and ambulatory care delivery models strongly preferred

– Prescriptive privileges (or eligible)


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 as a PA is preferred

– BLS certification

We offer an excellent salary and comprehensive benefits including tuition reimbursement.

MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.

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