Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) - Neurology Consult Service
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
January 12, 2018
New York, New York
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Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) – Neurology Consult Service
The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will collaborate with designated physicians and other healthcare team members to provide consultative care to an assigned caseload of patients with neurologic issues as part of the Neurology Service inpatient consultation team. The APP will perform new and follow up consultation visits and procedures, including lumbar punctures and accessing Ommaya reservoirs.
Qualifications needed for a PA candidate are:
Graduate from an accredited PA program
Active NYS license or be qualified for state licensure
A minimum of 2 years of related experience as a PA in Neurology or Neurosurgery strongly preferred
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
Neurology or Neurosurgery experience is strongly preferred
Related National NP certification
Hours: 10 hour days (Tuesday-Friday; 9am-7:30 pm); may include weekend rotation in the future
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