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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 AssistantMidHudson Regional Hospital–Poughkeepsie, NYWestchester Medical Center – Valhalla,NY

Summary:

WMCHealthNetwork is seeking a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant for ourHematology /Oncology Department. This providerwill provide a broad range services for oncology and hematology patients andoversee the infusion center as well as assist in daily operations and patientcare. They will also be responsible for being the on-site primary provider forthe cancer center when the physician in not present. The responsibilities willinclude seeing patients in the practice and coordinating their care, writingchemotherapy orders, as well as seeing patients in the hospital /ER. This willalso include managing emergencies- both on site and via phone, telephone triageand supportive care. The provider will serve as a mentor and role model, andresource person, for the RN staff in the Cancer Center. They will have theresponsibility of assisting with policies and procedures, staff education,community outreach, accreditation activities, participating on institutionalcommittees, maintaining compliance with the survivorship program for bothcampuses. The Provider will also have inpatientresponsibilities, which will include initial evaluation if MD not on site,follow up and collaboration with the Hospitalist team and coordinatinginpatient treatment, as well as outpatient follow-up and treatment; inaddition to other activities as designated by the medical director. This position primary location at MidHudsonRegional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY andwill required some travel to Westchester Medical Center inValhalla, New York. This is a fulltime, exempt, Monday through Friday position.Requirements:A current New YorkState license as a Nurse Practitioner; FNP Preferred(or) A current New YorkState license as a Physician Assistant Aminimum of 2 years of Oncology experience requiredExcellentinterpersonal, verbal and written communication skillsTimemanagement and ability to prioritize heavy workloadBenefits and Compensation:Comprehensivesalary and benefit package which includes malpractice coverage, CME Allowance, and 401kThehighest standard of quality practice backed by comprehensive and collaborativesupport servicesOpportunitiesfor continued professional development, mentoring and career advancementAboutWestchester Medical Center, the flagship of the Westchester Medical CenterHealth NetworkWestchesterMedical Center is the premier provider of advanced medical care in New York’s HudsonValley. The flagship of the Westchester Medical Center Health Network, this895-bed academic hospital in Valhalla, NY, provides local residents withacute-care services — Level I trauma and burn care, organ transplants andadvanced neurovascular procedures and more — found nowhere else in the region.Westchester Medical Center is the primary referral facility for other HudsonValley hospitals and serves as a lifeline for more than 3 million. To learnmore, visit WestchesterMedicalCenter.org or followWestchester Medical Center at Facebook.com/WestchesterMedicalCenter or Twitter.com/WestchesterMed. About MidHudson Regional Hospital, a member of the WestchesterMedical Center Health NetworkMidHudsonRegional Hospital in Poughkeepsie, NY, is home to the mid-Hudson Valley’s mostadvanced healthcare services. This 243-bed facility cares for more than10,000 inpatients annually while performing an additional 325,000 outpatientprocedures each year. MidHudson Regional Hospital operates the area’s onlyLevel II trauma center, is home to the Redl Center for Cancer Care and Centerfor Robotic Surgery, and is a destination hospital for patients with seriousillnesses and injuries. For more information, visit MidHudsonRegional.org or followthe hospital at Facebook.com/MidHudsonRegional and Twitter.com/MHRH.Company Information:The WestchesterMedical Center Health Network (WMCHealth) is a 1,900-bed healthcare systemheadquartered in Valhalla, New York, with 10 hospitals on eight campusesspanning 6,200 square miles of the Hudson Valley. WMCHealth employs more than12,000 people and has nearly 3,000 attending physicians. From Level 1, Level 2and Pediatric Trauma Centers, the region’s only acute care children’s hospital,an academic medical center, several community hospitals, dozens of specializedinstitutes and centers, skilled nursing, assisted living facilities, homecareservices and one of the largest mental health systems in New York State, todayWMCHealth is the pre-eminent provider of integrated healthcare in the HudsonValley.Formore information about this opportunity, contact Icesolene Advanced ClinicalRecruiter by email to Icesolene.Cummings@wmchealth.org