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Part Time-Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner (FNP) or Physician Assistant) for the Surgical Day Hospital Post Anesthesia Care Unit (SDH PACU/Short Stay)
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. The APP will work with members of an interdisciplinary peri-operative team to manage the care of adult and pediatric patients recovering from surgery in the SDH PACU/Short Stay Unit.
Collaborate with physicians and healthcare team members to provide care for the short stay surgical patients post PACU thru the discharge process
Ensure the delivery of exemplary nursing care and foster an environment that centers on the needs of 'short stay' patients and their families
Serve as a patient flow coordinator and facilitate this flow according to a predetermined criteria
Manage patients throughout their post operative recovery
Participate in process improvement initiatives, implementation of patient education, and clinical support programs
*Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs to multiple stakeholders
*Resourceful, securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently
*An effective communicator
*Openly relatable and comfortable with diverse groups of people
*Adaptable in approach and demeanor in real time to match the shifting demands of different situations
Qualifications needed for an NP candidate are:
Qualifications needed for a PA candidate are:
- Graduate from an accredited PA program
- NCCPA certification
- Active NYS license or be qualified for state licensure
- A minimum of 2 years of related experience as a PA is preferred
- BLS certification
Hours: Monday-Friday 12h flex 8a-8:30p, 10a-10:30p
(9 Twelve hour shifts in a 4 week period)#LI-TA1
MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.
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