Clinical Nurse - Head and Neck Surgery Office Practice, Koch
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Internal Number: 61970
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Compassionate, evidence-based nursing to oncology patients and their families in a healing and creative environment.
Dedicated to relationship-based care for patients and staff.
Involved in extensive clinical trials growing cancer treatment.
Enrolled in ongoing educational opportunities and skill development.
Nursing at MSK
Willing to take action and eager to adopt new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
A creative decision-maker, with shown success at making timely decisions that maintain standards of nursing care within the organization.
Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development channels.
Approachable and skilled in providing care to diverse groups of people.
An effective communicator, capable of resolving how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
Flexible in your approach and demeanor to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances.
Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.
Work within Nurse-Physician based Ambulatory Care Practice Model caring for Surgical Head and Neck Oncology patients.
Provide clinical support to staff members.
Assist with the management of a caseload of Surgical Oncology patients.
Perform patient assessment, symptom management, and telephone triage and offer patient/family education.
Act as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide continuity of care throughout various stages of treatment and follow-up.
Participate in the implementation of patient education and clinical support programs to ensure optimal care throughout the healthcare continuum.
Participate in an individualized training/orientation program geared to providing nursing care in an ambulatory setting.
New York State RN license
1.5 years of related medical/surgical experience required
Surgical Oncology experience preferred
Hours: Full time, 4 x 10 hour shifts flexed Monday - Friday
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At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes. For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.