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University of Rochester Wilmot Cancer Institute - Bone Marrow Transplant/Malignant Hematology - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant - 231826 in Rochester, New York

Wilmot Cancer Institute - Bone Marrow Transplant/Malignant Hematology - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant Job ID 231826

Location Cancer Center Full/Part Time Favorite Job Regular/Temporary Regular Schedule

Full Time position available. 13 hours shifts, D/N rotation. Weekend and holidays per unit policy.

Responsibilities

This is an opportunity for a motivated APP to join the growing inpatient team of Blood and Marrow Transplant and Hematology Malignancy at the Wilmot Cancer Institute. The BMT/Hematology Malignancy APP position offers the APP a role of inpatient care responsibilities with the long term potential for outpatient involvement. Responsibilities include evaluation and management of acute illness and chronic symptom management, follow-up, discharge coordination, and family education. This opportunity also includes the development of proficiencies in procedures such as bone marrow biopsy, administration of intrathecal chemotherapy and the basics of clinical trial enrollment. Excellent organizational, team, and communication skills essential. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training. Must be NYS eligible for NP or PA certification. ACLS/BLS certifications required.

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.

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