Wilmot Cancer Institute - APP Fellowship - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant

Rochester, NY

Responsibilities

The APP Fellowship Program in the Wilmot Cancer Institute is a 1-year postgraduate program for nurse practitioners and physician assistants. The fellowship is intended for APPs of all levels of experience with strong clinical skills desiring additional specialty training in the discipline of adult hematology/oncology. The intensive clinical fellowship program includes a core of cancer care in hematology/oncology subspecialties with rotations through ambulatory and inpatient services. In addition, several specialty rotations to enhance the oncology provider education are included: radiation oncology, palliative care, and hereditary cancer screening. Training methods include clinical immersion, didactic lectures, and on-line education modules. Qualifications: Nurse Practitioners require a Master’s degree in Nursing, an active NYS licensure in good standing, and eligible for national certification. Physician Assistants require completion of an AMA approved Physician Assistant program, NYS licensure in good standing, and eligible national certification as a Registered Physician Assistant.

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: FT position available, D/N, 8-12-hour shifts, weekends and holidays as needed