Columbia University Nurse Practitioner - Uveal Melanoma in New York, New York
Job TitleNurse Practitioner - Uveal Melanoma
Job Code Title
Job Requisition Number 096127
Department 7519- MED Medicine
Location Medical Center
Job Type Officer Full-Time Regular
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Hours Per Week
Job Family Health
Salary Grade Officer 105
Salary Range Commensurate with experience
Advertised Summary Job Description Nurse Practitioner is needed in a comprehensive Pancreatic/Melanoma cancer program and practice. The NP will be responsible for the assessment and management of cancer patients, including diagnostic and therapeutic interventions, under a medical collaborative agreement. S/he will be responsible for developing, implementing, and tracking patient education efforts as it relates to Pancreatic/Melanoma cancers and related diseases, chemotherapy, as well as psychosocial concerns of family, patients and caretakers related to the underlying disease. Collaborate with Infusion Center nurses and staff in the care and treatment of patients receiving chemotherapy. S/he will complete patient's history and physical exams, review laboratory results and order appropriate tests, provide discharge instructions and patient education and monitor follow-up appointments. The Nurse Practitioner will obtain consents, monitor pre and post procedure status of patients; develop care plans for patients; document history, orders, notes and ongoing evaluation of patients; assure quality of care and standards are maintained; participate in daily rounds; and serve as liaison to referring physicians and external transfers. S/he will assist physicians with related duties as directed and perform other tasks as assigned.
Minimum Qualifications for Grade
Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Requires Master's degree or equivalent in education and experience, plus one to two years of experience, plus a current New York State NP and RN licenses.
Additional Position-Specific Minimum Qualifications
Applicant MUST meet these minimum qualifications to be considered an applicant Must be able to adapt to flexible schedule. Excellent communication skills. Experience in oncology.
Preferred Qualifications Experience with Columbia University and NYP systems and procedures.
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This position works with: Bloodborne pathogens
Contact with patients and/or research subjects
HIPAA Compliance training required Yes
Participation in Medical Surveillance required Yes
What type of posting? Is this a waiver request? Standard Posting
Requisition Open Date 01-09-2019
Requisition Close Date Open Until Filled
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