Mount Sinai Careers

Nurse Practitioner- NP- Hematology/Oncology Office Practice- MS Union Square

New York, New York
Nursing


Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Roles & Responsibilities: Follow a caseload of ambulatory patients ina hematology/oncology office practice.  Provide acute/primary health care in accordance with written policies approved by nursing and medical administration. Responsible for following a caseload of ambulatory oncology patients in an office practice setting as outlined within collaborative practice agreement.  Develop and implement a collaborative practice agreement in the specific clinical area and performs a periodic review of the collaborative agreement.

  • Assesses the health status of patients/families by means of comprehensive health history and physical examination.
  • Initiates selected therapeutic and diagnostic procedures, consultations and laboratory examination, prescribes and alters medication regimens, interprets findings and alters plan of care according to collaborative practice agreement and protocols in designated area.
  • Provides teaching and counseling in the areas of health promotion, maintenance, disease prevention, and management of acute/chronic illnesses.
  • Documents findings and plan of care in the patient's medical record.
  • Consults with physician as established in the collaborative practice agreement.
  • Performs a patient record review with the collaborating physician in a timely fashion but not less than every three months
  • Advocates for patients/families and supports patients' rights.

 Requirements: 

NYS RN and FNP, ANP or GNP with Master’s degree, DEA, BCLS and national NP certification.  New grad NPs with at least 3 years acute care RN experience  and strong desire to work with oncology patients will be considered.  Oncology and /or NP experience preferred.

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity is a driver for excellence. We share a common devotion to delivering exceptional patient care. Yet we’re as diverse as the city we call home- culturally, ethically, in outlook and lifestyle. When you join us, you become a
part of Mount Sinai’s unrivaled record of achievement, education and advancement as we revolutionize medicine together.

We work hard to acquire and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you can develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, can make an impact on quality patient care.   Explore more about this opportunity and how you can help us write a new chapter in our story! 

Who We Are

Over 38,000 employees strong, the mission of the Mount Sinai Health System is to provide compassionate patient care with seamless coordination and to advance medicine through unrivaled education, research, and outreach in the many diverse communities we serve.

Formed in September 2013, The Mount Sinai Health System combines the excellence of the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai with seven premier hospital campuses, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai Beth Israel Brooklyn, The Mount Sinai Hospital, Mount Sinai Queens, Mount Sinai West (formerly Mount Sinai Roosevelt), Mount Sinai St. Luke’s, and New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai.

The Mount Sinai Health System is an equal opportunity employer. We promote recognition and respect for individual and cultural differences, and we work to make our employees feel valued and appreciated, whatever their race, gender, background, or sexual orientation.

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