University of Rochester Surgical Oncology - Breast Center - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 216495 in Rochester, New York
Surgical Oncology - Breast Center - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
FT position available, daytime hours, Monday – Friday
Exciting and rewarding opportunity to work in a multidisciplinary clinic in the Cancer Center, including Surgical Oncology, Medical Oncology, Radiation Oncology, Imaging Sciences, nursing, social work and clerical staff. Will provide and coordinate care for patients across the disciplines in the Breast Center, establishing an effective communication interface with all of the disciplines. Will provide direct care to patients with breast disease, including preparation of patients for surgery through education and pre-operative work-up, post-operative care and symptom management. Will assist in development of process improvement and quality indicators to help assure best practice standards. Will assist with development of curriculum for educational activities in the multidisciplinary Breast Center. Participation in community outreach and event activity will be encompassed in this role. Requirements: NYS License PA candidates or valid license to practice as an NP in NYS. Accepting new graduates. Must have excellent communication and team facilitation skills.
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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