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Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) – Thoracic Oncology Surgery (OR First assist)

LocationNew York, NY

Ref2020-46145

DeptAdvanced Practice Provider

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.  We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

Job Details

Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) – Thoracic Oncology Surgery (OR First assist)

Hours:  day shifts flexed from 10-12 hours including weekends (Saturdays), no overnights. May be required to work until 9pm.

We are seeking an APP to provide comprehensive care to the Thoracic Oncology Surgery service to meet the medical and psychosocial needs of our patients, implement and evaluate standards of care, and participate in research necessary to establish exemplary, evidence-based care.
 
We Are:
 
The APP will join a team of over 900 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 physicians and healthcare team members
• Provide comprehensive care to Thoracic Oncology Surgery patients
• Participate in the implementation of patient education and clinical support programs to ensure optimal care throughout the healthcare continuum
• Will cover on a rotating basis in the OR, taking consults, outpatient clinics and inpatient floor. 
 
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

Qualifications needed for an NP Applicant are:

• NP-first assist certification

• 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

Application Hiring Process

Step 1
Complete an Online Application
Step 2
Participate in an Initial Phone Interview
Step 3
Participate in In-Person or Video interviews
Step 4
Provide References
Step 5
Extension of Job Offer
Step 6
Onboarding
Step 7
New Employee Orientation
Step 1
Complete an Online Application
Step 2
Participate in an Initial Phone Interview
Step 3
Participate in In-Person or Video interviews
Step 4
Provide References
Step 5
Extension of Job Offer
Step 6
Onboarding
Step 7
New Employee Orientation

New York, NY

At MSK, we are committed to providing exceptional patient care that is as convenient as possible. Each of our facilities serves a purpose and is strategically built to support a larger community, including our employees.

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Memorial Hospital
New York, NY
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