University of Rochester GYN Oncology - Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - 228483 in Rochester, New York
GYN Oncology - Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant Job ID 228483Location Ambulatory Services Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule
FT position available, primarily days, 8 hour shiftsResponsibilities
An opportunity to work in collaboration with the GYN Oncology Medical Faculty and APPs in provision of clinical care for patients undergoing treatment for gynecological cancer at University of Rochester. Responsibilities include direct patient care including evaluation and management of acute illness and chronic symptom management, chemotherapy ordering, diagnostic test interpretation, coordination of services, and patient and family education. Additional responsibilities include onsite management of patients in the Infusion Center. The APP w ill be working collaboratively with the GYN multidisciplinary team. I nvolvement in clinical trial accrual. Excellent communication skills with proven ability in exercising independent judgment and initiative. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training. Requires certification (or eligible) for NYS NP certification.Qualifications
Requires a Master's Degree in Nursing or related field and an active New York State license in good standing. Applicants will have 5 years experience as an RN with one to three years of leadership experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience. The Nurse Practitioner influences the quality and delivery of care in various roles including consultant, researcher, mentor, and practitioner. This role may be unit, program, or service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives.
Completion of an AMA approved Physician Assistant program, licensure in good standing, and certified as a Registered Physician Assistant. Demonstrated clinical competence, superior verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal effectiveness and customer relation skills, computer competence and must have an active desire to learn. This role may be unit, program, or service based and is involved in continuous quality improvement initiatives.How To Apply
Current University of Rochester employees need only submit a resume to NursingRecruitment@urmc.rochester.edu. All other interested applicants should apply online or submit a resume to Nursing Recruitment, 601 Elmwood Avenue, Box 619-19, Rochester, NY 14642, or fax resume to 585.756.5882.
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