University of Rochester Wilmot Cancer Institute in Olean, NY (primarily) with some coverage in Dansville, NY - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant... - 225900 in Rochester, New York
Wilmot Cancer Institute in Olean, NY (primarily) with some coverage in Dansville, NY - Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
Full Time position available (40 hours). Monday through Friday, primarily daytime hours
Great opportunity to work as part of a University of Rochester cancer team in the Southern Tier Region in an established ambulatory oncology practice. Wilmot has expanded regional cancer care services all while providing the standardization and high quality care expected at Wilmot Cancer Institute. We are looking for someone interested in rural cancer care, willingness to learn and flexibility. Candidates must have excellent communication skills and be self-motivated to learn. Responsibilities include direct patient care including care of cancer patients, symptom management, infusion center coverage, phone triage, coordination of services and patient/family education. The interested candidate would work closely with the established APP team for a comprehensive orientation. At the end of orientation, the APP will begin to triage patient calls, learn cancer diagnosis, cover infusion center and provide symptom management and education to our patients. The APP will participate in the education of learners (students and new employees), using clinical learning experiences, knowledge sharing and skill training. There would so some travel required to cover vacations, infusions and disabilities at our regional cancer sites. 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.
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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