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Job Title: Hematology/Oncology Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistan

Company: WMC Advanced Physician Services PC

City/State: Poughkeepsie, NY

Category: Advanced Clinical Providers

Department: MHRH-Cancer Center

Position: Full Time

Hours: Day

Shift: Day

Req #: 15120

Job Details:

Hematology/Oncology: Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant MidHudson Regional Hospital –Poughkeepsie, NY Westchester Medical Center – Valhalla, NY

Summary:

WMCHealth Network is seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for our Hematology /Oncology Department. This provider will provide a broad range services for oncology and hematology patients and oversee the infusion center as well as assist in daily operations and patient care. They will also be responsible for being the on-site primary provider for the cancer center when the physician in not present. The responsibilities will include seeing patients in the practice and coordinating their care, writing chemotherapy orders, as well as seeing patients in the hospital /ER. This will also include managing emergencies- both on site and via phone, telephone triage and supportive care. The provider will serve as a mentor and role model, and resource person, for the RN staff in the Cancer Center. They will have the responsibility of assisting with policies and procedures, staff education, community outreach, accreditation activities, participating on institutional committees, maintaining compliance with the survivorship program for both campuses. The Provider will also have inpatient responsibilities, which will include initial evaluation if MD not on site, follow up and collaboration with the Hospitalist team and coordinating inpatient treatment, as well as outpatient follow-up and treatment; in addition to other activities as designated by the medical director. This position primary location at MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY and will required some travel to Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, New York. This is a full time, exempt, Monday through Friday position. Requirements: A current New York State license as a Nurse Practitioner; FNP Preferred (or) A current New York State license as a Physician Assistant A minimum of 2 years of Oncology experience required Excellent interpersonal, verbal and written communication skills Time management and ability to prioritize heavy workload Benefits and Compensation: Comprehensive salary and benefit package which includes malpractice coverage, CME Allowance, and 401k The highest standard of quality practice backed by comprehensive and collaborative support services Opportunities for continued professional development, mentoring and career advancement About Westchester Medical Center, the flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network Westchester Medical Center is the premier provider of advanced medical care in New York’s Hudson Valley. The flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, this 895-bed academic hospital in Valhalla, NY, provides local residents with acute-care services — Level I trauma and burn care, organ transplants and advanced neurovascular procedures and more — found nowhere else in the region. Westchester Medical Center is the primary referral facility for other Hudson Valley hospitals and serves as a lifeline for more than 3 million. To learn more, visit WestchesterMedicalCenter.org or follow Westchester Medical Center at Facebook.com/WestchesterMedicalCenter or Twitter.com/WestchesterMed. About MidHudson Regional Hospital, a member of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network MidHudson Regional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY, is home to the mid-Hudson Valley’s most advanced healthcare services. This 243-bed facility cares for more than 10,000 inpatients annually while performing an additional 325,000 outpatient procedures each year. MidHudson Regional Hospital operates the area’s only Level II trauma center, is home to the Redl Center for Cancer Care and Center for Robotic Surgery, and is a destination hospital for patients with serious illnesses and injuries. For more information, visit MidHudsonRegional.org or follow the hospital at Facebook.com/MidHudsonRegional and Twitter.com/MHRH. Company Information: The Westchester Medical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,900-bed healthcare system headquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campuses spanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than 12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2 and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital, an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specialized institutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecare services and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, today WMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the Hudson Valley. For more information about this opportunity, contact Daphne Advanced Clinical Recruiter by email toDaphne.Michel@wmchealth.org