Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) - Geriatrics - External Per Diem
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 2021-50662
Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant)- Geriatrics - External Per Diem
Hours: 10 hour days Weekdays (No Weekend/Holidays)
We Are: Our highly skilled Advanced Practice Provider (APP) team at Memorial Sloan Kettering is comprised of over 800 Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. We are currently seeking an APP to provide Geriatric Oncology consultation to the 65+ inpatient population.
A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that keep the organization moving forward. Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information. Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals. Effective at gaining the support and commitment of others by engaging them around your point of view and priorities. Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.
You Will: Work Full-time 10 hour shifts, excluding weekends and holidays Provide expert geriatric consultation and ongoing management to the 65+ adult patient in an independent and collaborative practice model Collaborate with disease management teams and members of the Geriatric interprofessional team to care for cancer patients and support their families
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 3 years of related experience is preferred BLS certification
Qualifications needed for a NP candidate are:
Active NYS RN and NP licenses, or be qualified for state licensure Masters degree in nursing, prescriptive privileges (or eligibility) Related National NP certification A minimum of 3 years of related experience is preferred BLS certification
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 28th 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 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.