Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist - FT Days - Mount Sinai Downtown

Job Description

Strength Through Diversity

Ground breaking science. Advancing medicine. Healing made personal.

Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist - Mount Sinai Downtown Req# 77950

Roles & Responsibilities:
  • Ensure delivery of patient care by learners is consistent with the Philosophy and Goals of the Division of Nursing Department, and the Patient Care Unit. 
  • Leads nursing practice using the tenets of the Professional Practice Model of Relationship Centered Care and the Care Delivery Model of Modified Primary Nursing for the promotion of the patient experience. 
  • Communicates quantitative and qualitative information regarding the patient experience to the staff and the Interdisciplinary Patient Care Team. 
  • Collaborates with the Clinical Nurse Manager/Assistant Nurse Manager/physician dyad and escalates concerns as appropriate. 
  • Demonstrates caring, respect, compassion, empathy and active listening through dialogue, body language and actions. 
  • Participates in and assists staff with nursing standards, patient education, discharge planning, and continuity of care. 
  • Provides clinical supervision/support to staff for new skills as needed. Assigns learners to patients based on their qualifications/competencies, learning needs assessment, patient needs and ability to provide/maintain quality patient care and satisfaction. Collaborates with preceptors as appropriate. 
  • Collaborates with preceptors, staff, nursing management, and other disciplines as appropriate for patient care services and patient education.


  • Licensed as a registered nurse with current registration in New York State 
  • Master’s Degree in Nursing or Nursing Education required 
  • Certification in Oncology Nursing required 
  • Five (5) years nursing experience in an identified area of clinical specialty is required 
  • Two (2) years teaching and/or leadership experience preferred 
  • MS Office Suite – intermediate 

Strength Through Diversity

The Mount Sinai Health System believes that diversity and inclusion 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 healthcare delivery together.
We work hard to recruit and retain the best people, and to create a welcoming, nurturing work environment where you have the opportunity and support to develop professionally. We share the belief that all employees, regardless of job title or expertise, have 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 hospitals, including Mount Sinai Beth Israel, Mount Sinai 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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