Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner) – Female Sexual Medicine and Women's Health Program

Job Posting Number: 16516

Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
New York, NY
December 8, 2017
Company Overview:

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Job Details:

Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner) – Female Sexual Medicine and Women’s Health Program

We are seeking a Nurse Practitioner to provide comprehensive care to women if our Female Sexual Medicine and Women’s Health Program to meet the medical, psychosocial and health-related educational needs of our patients, implement and evaluate standards of care, and participate in research necessary to establish exemplary, evidence-based care.

We Are:

The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will join a team of over 500 NPs and PAs across MSK who are dedicated to delivering compassionate, expert and comprehensive cancer care to patients and families, supporting the mission, philosophy, standards, goals and objectives of the institution and department.

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:

  • Collaborate with program’s Director – a clinical psychologist as well as with physicians and other healthcare team members
  • Provide comprehensive assessment and care to women experiencing sexual health issues before, during and after their cancer treatment, to ensure optimal care throughout the healthcare continuum.
  • Meet the medical needs of patients
  • Participate in a multi-disciplinary team of health care professionals in developing and implementing a program of medical, psychosocial and educational services to address the sexual health needs of female cancer patients and survivors.
  • Develop , implement and evaluate standards of sexual health care and participate in research necessary to establish exemplary, evidence-based care

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

Shifts: Four-10 hour flex weekday shifts#TA-LI1

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