Wilmot Cancer Institute - WCC5 - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Rochester, NY

Responsibilities

WCC5 offers an opportunity for an APP to join an inpatient practice providing direct patient care to oncology patients who have had cancer surgery. Responsibilities include daily management of patient care needs, evaluation and management of acute illness and chronic symptom management, follow-up, coordination of services, and family education. Opportunities to develop proficiencies in special clinical procedures specific to the patient population. 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. NP requirements: New York State Licensure as a NP and eligible for National Certification. PA requirements: NYS licensure and Board Certified as PA.

Qualifications

Nurse Practitioner

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.

Physician Assistant

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.

EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled

Pay Range

Pay Range: $44.71 - $67.07

The referenced pay range represents the minimum and maximum annual salary for this faculty position. Individual salaries will be determined within the job’s salary range, and will be determined by considering factors including, but not limited to, market data, education, experience, qualifications, expertise of the individual, and internal equity considerations. Incentive-based compensation may also be applicable and will be discussed during the hiring process.

Location: Cancer Center
Full/Part Time:
Schedule: Full Time position (13 hours shifts). Day/Night. Weekend and holidays per unit policy.