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Advanced Practice Provider (Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner)-Renal Service
The APP will collaborate with designated physicians and healthcare team members to provide medical care to an assigned caseload of inpatients as part of the Renal Service inpatient consultation team. The patient mix includes patients with acute and chronic renal disease, complex electrolyte disorders, and patients on dialysis.
Responsibilities include delivering the highest standard of care in the diagnosis and management of a respective patient population and participating in the implementation of patient education and clinical support programs to ensure optimal care throughout the healthcare continuum. Specific duties will include new consultation visits and follow-up consultation visits in the inpatient setting, active collaboration with the services requesting consultation services, and may also include outpatient follow-up visits in the Renal Service clinic.
*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 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 is 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
*Related National NP certification
Hours: 10 hour days flexed with weekend and holiday 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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