Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) Inpatient Solid Tumor Gastrointestinal Service Hours: 12 hour shifts 7am-7pm with rotating weekends and holidays
We are seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) to provide comprehensive care to the solid tumor inpatient 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 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, known to work at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward - You are able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information - You are effective at gaining the support and dedication 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 - Openly relatable and comfortable with diverse groups of people - Flexible with schedule - Adaptable in approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations
YOU WILL: - Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team members - Provide comprehensive care to inpatient oncology patients - Meet the medical needs of patients - 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 - Masters 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 New York State license or be qualified for state licensure - A minimum of 3 years of related experience is preferred
Hours: 12 hour shifts 7am-7pm with rotating weekends and holidays
Internal Number: 2019-33749
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.