Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) -Radiation Oncology (Weekdays)
Job Posting Number: 27261
New York, NY
January 11, 2019
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.
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Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) –Radiation Oncology (Weekdays)
We are seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) to evaluate with a collaborating team hospitalized inpatients consulted for palliative radiation therapy and outpatient follow up visits. It would require meeting their medical and psychosocial needs, implementing and evaluating standards of care, and participating 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 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.
* 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
* Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team members
* Provide comprehensive care in the outpatient clinic setting through independent and shared visits.
* Participate in the implementation of patient education and clinical support programs to ensure optimal care throughout the healthcare continuum
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
Qualifications needed for a PA candidate are:
* Graduate from an accredited PA program
* NCCPA certification
* Active NYS license or be qualified for state licensure
* A minimum of 3 years of related experience is preferred
Hours: Four-10 hour flex day shifts (Weekdays)
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