Clinical Nurse – Peri-Anesthesia (Josie Robertson Surgery Center) Nights
Job Posting Number: 9838
New York, NY
April 12, 2017
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 26th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
The Josie Robertson Surgery Center (JRSC) is a first-of-its-kind, freestanding outpatient and short-stay cancer surgery facility that delivers exceptional care to patients while utilizing the latest in surgical technology. The Center re-designs the way in which perioperative cancer care is provided, with an emphasis on innovation, continuous data-driven improvement, and an optimized patient experience. The opening of this new facility marked a new direction at MSK by focusing expertise on the delivery of high quality, cost effective surgical treatment of cancer that will complement a long established reputation for excellent surgical care of patients with advanced, complex cancers. Through the JRSC, MSK has developed a safe, efficient, patient-friendly, high-volume, high-quality, extended ambulatory surgical program committed to continual quality improvement and patient and provider satisfaction.
*Providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment
*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
*Implement the nursing process for surgical patients in both the Pre-Surgical and Post Anesthesia Recovery area
*Provide intensive monitoring and nursing interventions post operatively
*Cross-cover Peri-Anesthesia a main campus as necessary
Hours: Full-time Nights 12 hours flexed 7pm – 8am Monday through Sunday
*NYS RN license
*Minimum of 2+ years of related clinical experience in a critical care area
*BSN strongly preferred
*Surgical oncology experience and related certification highly preferred
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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