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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.
*Providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment.
*Action-oriented and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm
*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 and 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
*Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions
*Work collaboratively with other members of the peri-operative team
*Facilitate patients through pre-admission testing and prepare them for surgical procedures (Main OR and Endoscopy)
*Assure completion of required diagnostic and evaluative tests, providing related patient education programs and pre-operative clinical assessments
*Implement the nursing process for surgical patients requiring intensive monitoring and nursing interventions in an acute 24 hour setting
*Provide level II post anesthesia recovery interventions for patients as assigned
*Act as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide continuity of care throughout various stages of treatment
*New York State RN license
*Minimum of 2 years of related clinical experience required
*Surgical Oncology experienced preferred
*National Certification preferred
Hours: Full-time 12 hours flexed 7:00pm - 9:30am with weekend rotation required
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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