Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) - Inpatient Solid Tumor Services (GI, GU, Head & Neck / Melanoma / Sarcoma, Thoracic, Gynecology) in New York, New York

Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) – Inpatient Solid Tumor Services (GI, GU, Head & Neck / Melanoma / Sarcoma, Thoracic, Gynecology)

Job Posting Number: 21862

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

New York,NY

April 27, 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 (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) – Inpatient Solid Tumor Services (GI, GU, Head & Neck / Melanoma / Sarcoma, Thoracic, Gynecology)

We are seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) for the inpatient solid tumor services. The APP will provide comprehensive care to meet the medical and psychosocial needs of medical oncology inpatients, implement and evaluate standards of care, and participate in research necessary to establish exemplary, evidence-based care. This is a great opportunity to gain expertise in multiple disease types.

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:

Join a robust APP team.

Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team members

Provide comprehensive care to hospitalized patients

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

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

Qualifications needed for an NP candidate 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

BLS certification

Hours: 12 hour days flexed Monday – Friday with weekend and holiday rotation

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