Advertised Summary Job Description: The Clinical Coordinator III (NP) in the Department of Surgery for the Division of Surgical Oncology in Breast Cancer Center will be responsible for the completion of patient's history and physical, development and implementation of a pre- and post-op education program. The incumbent will support on-going clinical functions of the Breast Surgery Service to provide compassionate patient centered care. The candidate will be responsible for the case management of patients including coordination of evaluation of diagnostic testing, reviewing lab reports, and supervise direct patient care. In addition, s/he will also facilitate hospital discharges including coordination of home care services and patient education. S/he also serves as the liaison for the Breast Surgery Service and the volunteer program, the patient navigator program, breast imaging, multidisciplinary clinical services and clinical administration.
General Minimum Qualifications: Requires a bachelor's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus five years of related experience. Current New York State Nurse Practioner license.
Additional Specific Minimum Qualifications: Ability to work in high volume outpatient environment and show flexibility and make independent decisions in sometimes high stress situations. Ability to work collaboratively within cross-divisional groups.
Preferred Qualifications: Able to speak Chinese, both Mandarin and Cantonese, is Preferred.
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