Clinical Nurse -Breast, Chemotherapy, Outpatient, NYC

Job Posting Number: 14838

Nursing – Ambulatory
New York, NY
July 14, 2017
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 27th 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 2016, as well as Glassdoor’s annual Employees’ Choice Awards 2017. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details:

Clinical Nurse – Chemotherapy- Breast and Imaging Outpatient Center

Hours: Full-time days (7:45-8:30 flexed 10 hours, 4 days weekly. No weekends).

 

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 maintains 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 a Nurse-Physician based Ambulatory Care Practice Model.
  • Manage a select caseload of Breast patients receiving chemotherapy on an outpatient basis.
  • Administer chemotherapy, perform patient assessment, provide symptom management and patient and family education.
  • Act as part of a multidisciplinary team provides continuity of care throughout various stages of treatment and follow-up.
  • Participate in the implementation of clinical support programs to ensure optimal care throughout the healthcare continuum.

You need:

  • New York State RN license and BSN
  • 1.5 years of related chemotherapy experience required
  • Chemotherapy certification strongly preferred.
  • Medical Oncology or Breast Oncology experience strongly preferred

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