Our highly skilled nursing team at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) is comprised of over 4,000 nursing professionals. Each of us is dedicated to delivering excellence in the art and science of professional nursing, consistent with our mission to provide compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment.
Able to empower others and make each person feel his/her contributions are important.
Able to orchestrate multiple activities simultaneously toget things done.
An excellent communicator and able to monitor progress by maintaining dialogue on work and results.
Open and creative in order to identify breakthroughs. You integrate diverse views and find common ground or acceptable alternatives.
A problem solver that builds and deliverssolutions that meet customer expectations.
Articulate and can establish clear responsibilities and processes for monitoring work and measuring results.
Resilient in recovering from setbacks and skilled at finding detours around obstacles.
Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.
Collaborate with healthcare team members to support patient and family members throughout the surgical experience
Participate in performance improvement and evidenced base research projects that supports excellence in patient care, clinical nursing practice, and patient safety.
Act as mentor to clinical nursing staff to ensure exemplary care for patients undergoing surgical procedures at MSK.
Work a mix of 10 and 12 hour shifts flexed between 7am and 9pm, Monday-Friday, with weekend rotation as needed.
Bachelor of Science in Nursing, Master's degreein Nursing highly preferred
NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license and registration
Related National Certification
A minimum of 3 years of operating room, perianesthesia or progressive surgical nursing experience required.
Demonstrated leadership skills
Superior communication skills #LI-MA1
Internal Number: 2019-30148
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.