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Bone Marrow Transplant Nurse Coordinator - Pediatrics
Hours: 10 hours flexed between 7am and 8pm, with weekend rotation as needed.
As the world’s oldest and largest private cancer center, MSK is uniquely equipped to care for children, adolescents, and young adults with all types of cancer, from the most common to the rarest. Our pediatric cancer program is the largest of its kind in the United States, with more than 800 new patients each year, giving us unparalleled expertise in the field.
Our multidisciplinary Pediatric Blood and Marrow Transplantation Service provides comprehensive care patients requiring stem cell, cord blood, or bone marrow transplants. As an active member of the treatment team, the BMT Nurse Coordinator, Pediatrics will play an essential role in caring for our children and young adults.
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that maintain high standards of nursing care within the organization
Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development channels
Approachable – someone who is comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
Works in collaboration with physicians, nurses, and other health care team members to provide a safe and effective care to the pediatric patients on the Pediatric Bone Marrow Transplant Service.
Acts as a liaison between physicians, nursing, clinical pharmacist, patients, and families.
Demonstrates the tenets of our Professional Practice Model, Relationship Based Care ®
Provides professional nursing care at the competent level which includes assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation in accordance with care standards.
New York State RN license
BLS certification required
PALS certification required
Bachelor of Science in Nursing required – MSN preferred
2 - 4 years of pediatric oncology experience required – 5 or more years highly preferred
National pediatric oncology specialty certification preferred
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As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, a...nd 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.