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NYU School of Medicine Nurse Practitioner - 4th Avenue Oncology (Bay Ridge) in Brooklyn, New York

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Position Summary:

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a Nurse Practitioner
at 4th Avenue Oncology in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn.

In this role, the successful candidate is responsible for the provision,
coordination, and assurance of comprehensive nursing care using nursing
process and pertinent standards of care, the diagnosis of illness and
physical conditions, and performance of therapeutic, corrective, and
prescriptive measures of the designated outpatient patient population

Job Responsibilities:
Monitors and trends the cost effectiveness of the position, particularly
as it relates to the efficiency and performance indicators established
for the service.
Assists in the preparation, implementation, and evaluation of research
protocols when applicable.
Works collaboratively with nursing and other disciplines in the
development and implementation of clinical studies within the area of
expertise.
Uses evidence-based health care literature to advise and support
appropriate practice changes within the designated service.
Participates in the development and monitoring of patient outcomes per
established practice protocols for purposes of quality and performance
improvement.
Serves as a clinical expert and resource for the education of peers and
other health professionals.
Maintains current expertise in area of practice.
Promotes own professional growth and development in clinical and
managerial role.
Considers needs and behaviors of specific patient age and cultural
groups in all patient care.
Evaluates treatment and health care plans for effectiveness and modifies
per clinical standards and practice protocols.
Practices as a member of the allied health staff according to the rules
and regulations of the Medical Staff and bylaws as outlined in the
delineation of privileges.
Prescribes medical equipment, devices, physical and occupational
therapy, and home health services per practice protocol.
Prescribes in-patient and discharge medications according to New York
State law, including controlled substances with DEA authorization.
Works collaboratively with the attending physician, consulting
physician(s), and other disciplines to identify, develop, and implement
an appropriate plan of care that maximizes individual patient/family
preference and enhances quality, access, and cost-effective outcomes.
Formulates the plan of care, along with the attending physician, patient
and family, based on expected goals of care and length of stay.
Orders customary laboratory, radiological and diagnostic studies per
practice protocols, differentiates between normal/abnormal findings and
follows protocols for abnormal findings, which may include referral to
consulting physicians per customary pattern of the attending MD or with
the collaborating physician.
Performs complete health history, physical examination and psychosocial
assessment of patients within the designated practice or clinical
unit.
Functions as a respectful member of the health care team.
Participates in designated activities related to professional nursing
standards and regulations of relevant outside agencies.
Demonstrates knowledge of the organizations Service Standards and
incorporates them into the performance of responsibilities.
Facilitates the continuity of care across the continuum of services,
e.g. home care, other facilities, appointments with MDs etc.
Provides consultation about the therapeutic regimen to the nursing staff
responsible for the patients care in the hospital setting.
Works collaboratively with nursing leadership to ensure timely
communications with the nursing staff.
Works collaboratively with the attending physician to maintain timely
and appropriate communication with family members, housestaff, other
disciplines and ancillary services.
Participates in the development and revision of interdisciplinary and
nursing standards, patient and family education materials as relevant to
area of practice and expertise.
Works collaboratively with the interdisciplinary team including the
attending physician to develop and implement the therapeutic plan of
care for a group of patients and ensure communication with family
members.
Plans and organizes care to meet individual patient needs and to ensure
appropriate clinical resource utilization per protocols, pathways, and
other means.

Minimum Qualifications:

To qualify you must have
Licensure: Current registration as Professional Nurse in New York and
Registration as Nurse Practitioner in New York
Education: Master's Degree in Nursing; Board Certification as a Family
or Adult Nurse Practitioner; BLS

Required Licenses: Registered Nurse License-NYS, Nurse
Practitioner-NYS
Preferred Qualifications:

At least five years of clinical nursing practice in the care of the
patient population served; ability to apply nursing process toward
achievement of specific outcomes in an organized fashion, which
addresses patient/family safety and satisfaction. Previous experience as
a nurse practitioner is preferred. Evidence of excellent interpersonal
skills, effective communication skills, creative problem solving and
excellent critical thinking and leadership; previously demonstrated
ability to facilitate group processes and work cohesively and
collaboratively as member of the interdisciplinary team; Effective
change agent. Physical stamina, manual dexterity, visual and aural
acuity to perform responsibilities. Membership in professional specialty
organizations desirable
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all
levels of the organization.

NYU Grossman School of Medicine provides its staff with far more than
just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of,
an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your
talents.

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