University of Rochester Pluta Cancer Center - Ambulatory - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant in Rochester, New York
Day time hours, Monday through Friday; 4, 10 hour days possible
Great opportunity to work as part of an interdisciplinary team at the Pluta Cancer Center, a division of the Wilmot Cancer Institute, specifically providing care to patients with breast cancer and a focus on cancer survivorship. Direct patient care responsibilities include evaluation and management of acute illness and chronic symptom management, surveillance and survivorship follow-up, coordination of services, and family education. The advanced practice provider will be working closely with the breast medical oncology team, multidisciplinary breast team, and involvement in clinical trial accrual.Excellent communication skills are essential with proven ability in exercising independent judgment and initiative. The candidate must be NYS eligible for NP or PA certification.
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.
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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Job Title: Pluta Cancer Center - Ambulatory - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
Location: Cancer Center
Job ID: 206991