Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center Clinical Nurse- Blood Donor Room in New York, New York

Clinical Nurse- Blood Donor Room

Job Posting Number: 24377

Nursing – Other

New York,NY

August 3, 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:

Nurse – Blood Donor Room (Outpatient – N.Y.C. location)

We are:

  • Providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment

  • http://careers.mskcc.org/nursing/

You are:

  • Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.

  • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that maintain high standards of nursing care within the organization.

  • Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development channels.

  • Approachable and comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you.

  • An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.

  • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

You will:

  • Work within Ambulatory Care team

  • Perform patient photopheresis and therapeutic apheresis procedures to collect stem cells and other blood components

  • Perform blood collection and apheresis collections from donors

  • Provide education regarding procedures

You need:

  • New York State RN license and BSN

  • Minimum of 1.5 years of related clinical experience

  • Strong IV insertion skills required

  • Previous ER, Radiology, IV Team or PACU experience preferred

  • Experience with Apheresis procedures preferred

Hours:

  • 8 hour variable days flexed between 8am and 8:30pm Monday – Friday with 1 weekend per month (8am-4pm on Saturday and Sunday). 10 hour shifts may be an option after orientation (3 months).

Please note- this not a new grad opportunity

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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