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.
ADVANCED PRACTICE PROVIDER (PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT OR NURSE PRACTITIONER)-NOCTURNIST TEAM
We are seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) for the Nocturnist team to provide comprehensive care to meet the medical and psychosocial needs of our patients, implement and evaluate standards, and participate in research necessary to establish exemplary, evidence-based care.
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: - A good decision-maker, known to work at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward
- You are able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
- You are 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
- Openly relatable and comfortable with diverse groups of people
- Flexible with schedule
Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team members to provide care for surgical patients on a range of services including Hepatobiliary, Head & Neck, Colorectal, Gastric and Mixed Tumor, Plastic, and Orthopaedic Surgery, including Orthopaedic consults.
Ensure the delivery of exemplary care and foster an environment that centers on the needs of patients and their families
Serve as a clinical expert and resource providing education and consultation to healthcare team members
Participate in process improvement initiatives, implementation of patient education, and clinical support programs
QUALIFICATIONS NEEDED FOR A PA CANDIDATE ARE
Graduate from an accredited PA program
ACTIVE NYS LICENSE OR BE QUALIFIED FOR STATE LICENSURE A minimum of 3 years of related experience as a PA 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: 7pm-7:30am with weekend and holiday rotation required
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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Internal Number: 8576783
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.