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Job Title: Pediatric Nurse Practitioner

Company: Westchester Medical Center

City/State: Valhalla, NY

Category: Advanced Clinical Providers

Department: Children's Hospital Support

Position: Full Time

Shift: Variable

Req #: 9853

Job Details:

Internal Posting:

1/29/19 to 2/19/19 Two years of experience in Pediatric or Adult Blood and Marrow Transplantation, Oncology, Critical Care or Emergency Medicine. National Certification as a Nurse Practitioner in Pediatric Hematology-Oncology (APHON) preferred. Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Certification required for all Nurse Practitioners who provide direct patient care.

Summary:

Under nursing administration and in clinical collaboration with a physician, incumbents of this class provide comprehensive primary care in the area of pediatric BMT/Oncology. This will include health education, preventive medicine, communicable diseases, education, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Incumbents provide primary medical care consisting of the necessary examinations, assessments, diagnostic and therapeutic procedures. Supervision may be a function of this class, and instructional guidance is provided to nursing and other healthcare professionals in the area of expertise. Does related work as required.

Education:

Graduate of accredited Masters of Nursing Program License, Certification, and Registration: Possession of a valid license and current registration, issued by the New York State Department of Education, as a Registered Professional Nurse and possession of current certification as a Nurse Practitioner, with prescription writing privileges, issued by the New York State Department of Education in the area of practice.