Nurse Practitioner - Outpatient Pre-Surgical Testing (Covering New York City and Westchester)
Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
March 14, 2018
New York, New York
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.
For the 27th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker's Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2016, as well as Glassdoor's annual Employees' Choice Awards 2017. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
Nurse Practitioner - Outpatient Pre-Surgical Testing (Covering New York City, Westchester)
The NP 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.
*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
*Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team members *Provide comprehensive care to pre-surgical testing patients *Conduct history and physical and anesthesia assessments *Collaborate with surgical, anesthesia, and medical staff to optimize patients for the Operating Room *Responsibilities include traveling among various sites in New York City with possible occasional travel to Westchester
*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 *Related National NP certification
Hours: Four days per week, 10 hours flexed between 8:00am-6:30PM
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Internal Number: 8128700
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.