Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner of Physician Assistant)-Outpatient GI (Solid Tumor)
We are seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) to provide comprehensive care for the Solid Tumor Gastrointestinal Medial Oncology Service.
The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will join a team of over 800 NPs and PAs across MSK who are dedicated to delivering compassionate, expert and comprehensive cancer care to patients and families. Supporting the mission, philosophy, standards, goals and objectives of the institution and department.
Collaborate with a multidisciplinary team, which includes designated physicians and other healthcare team members to provide oncology care to an assigned caseload of out
Patients with GI malignancies through a shared and independent visit model.
Serve as a clinical expert and resource providing education and consultation to healthcare team members.
Deliver the highest standard of care in the diagnosis and management of a respective population of patients.
Participate in the implementation of patient education and clinical support tools to ensure optimal care throughout the healthcare continuum. Specific duties will include the evaluation of new patient visits and collaboration with the primary physician to develop a plan of care, routine follow-up and treatment clearance visits, symptom management visits, and management and disposition of patients who required urgent evaluation
Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs to multiple stakeholders
Resourceful, securing and deploying resources effectively and efficiently
An effective communicator and collaborator
Able to effectively manage a complexity
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:
Current New York State (NYS) RN and NP licenses/registrations
Masters degree in nursing, prescriptive privileges (or eligibility)
3+ years of related clinical experience
Related National NP certification
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 3 years of related experience as a PA is preferred
Hours: 10 hour days flexed Monday through Friday#LI-TA1
Internal Number: 2019-30458
About Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center
As one of the world's premier cancer centers, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center is committed to exceptional patient care, leading-edge research, and superb educational programs. The close collaboration between our physicians and scientists is one of our unique strengths, enabling us to provide patients with the best care available today as we work to discover more effective strategies to prevent, control, and ultimately cure cancer in the future. Our education programs train future physicians and scientists, and the knowledge and experience they gain at Memorial Sloan-Kettering has an impact on cancer treatment and the biomedical research agenda around the world.