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Advanced Practice Provider (APP)(NIGHTS)-Urgent Care and Clinical Decisions Unit
We are seeking an APP, Physician Assistant (PA) or Nurse Practitioner (NP), for the Urgent Care Center/Clinical Decision Unit in the Department of Medicine. The APP will collaborate with designated physicians and healthcare team members to provide medical care to patients in the Urgent Care Center and Clinical Decision Unit.
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
Evaluation and management of patients
Ordering and interpreting laboratory and radiographic tests
Performing such procedures as paracentesis, simple orthopedic splinting and suturing of skin lacerations
Facilitating admissions and discharges of patients
Assist in the follow-up of discharged patients
In-person and telephone triage
Optimizing the flow of patients through the Urgent Care Center and Observation Unit
Qualifications needed for PA are:
Graduate from an accredited PA program
Active NYS license or be qualified for state licensure
A minimum of 2 years of related experience in inpatient hospital medicine, emergency medicine, or urgent care center practice is preferred but highly motivated new graduates will be considered
BLS and ACLS certification
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
Schedule: 12 hour nights with weekend/holiday rotation
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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