Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants

Full-time Medical Oncology Nurse Practitioner Openings Poughkeepsie, NY (75 miles north of New York City)

Nuvance Health
Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
24 days ago

Description

Full-time Medical Oncology Nurse Practitioner Openings – Poughkeepsie, NY (75 miles north of New York City)

Nuvance Health, formerly known as Health Quest Medical Practice is seeking two Nurse Practitioners to work in collaboration with the Medical Oncology teams at Vassar Brothers Medical Center in Poughkeepsie, New York in the suburban Mid-Hudson Valley region of New York State. These positions will coordinate, oversee and provide advanced nursing care to medical oncology patients and functions as a Clinical Patient Navigator for these populations.

 

Job Highlights

  • Works collaboratively with physicians and nurses and is responsible for providing comprehensive care to patients.
  • Conducts comprehensive and episodic heath history and physical assessment of patients.
  • Oversees treatment infusions and supportive care needs.
  • Writes orders within the limits of the practice agreement.
  • Maintains clinical documentation according to group practice.
  • Participates in clinical quality and research as needed.
  • Educates patients, families and caregivers on treatment plans.
  • Participates in learning opportunities.

 

Vassar Brothers Medical Center, the main site for cancer care of our New York based hospitals, provides our hospital system and multi-specialty practice with tertiary oncology services and is accredited by The American College of Surgeons as a Comprehensive Community Cancer Program.  Vassar has many of the key elements of a comprehensive oncology service line, including a state-of-the-art Radiation Oncology facility and team and Surgical Oncology Services in Breast, Brain and Spine, Thoracic, GI, Hepato-Biliary, Head and Neck, Gyn Onc, Hem/Onc and Urology. Nuvance Health Cancer Institute is a member of NRG and has a robust clinical trials office including phase one trials.

Located on the banks of the scenic Hudson River, Vassar Brothers Medical Center has a brand new 696,000-square-foot, eight-level inpatient pavilion with 264 private medical/surgical patient rooms and 30 critical care rooms. Vassar has established centers of excellence in cardiac services, cancer care and womens’ health services.

Nuvance Health serves 1.5 million residents across New York and Connecticut and includes more than 2,600 aligned physicians, 12,000 employees, seven hospitals (Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Northern Dutchess Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center, Sharon Hospital, and Vassar Brothers Medical Center), a large network of primary care and specialty practices, and multiple affiliated organizations.

 

The Hudson Valley boasts a terrific quality of life. From hiking, biking, and boating, to cafes, art galleries, and local farmers markets, this beautiful suburban location offers endless ways to spend your leisure time. Excellent housing and outstanding schools can be found throughout the region. The Mid-Hudson Valley is also home to many fine colleges and universities, including Vassar College, Bard College, Marist College, SUNY New Paltz, and the Culinary Institute of America. The area offers easy commuter access to the city via Metro North Rail Road and Amtrak rail lines. Our vibrant cities and picturesque villages interweave culture, history and recreation in one of the country’s most livable locations.

For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jennifer Riccardi, Physician Recruiter, via email jennifer.riccardi@nuvancehealth.org or phone 845-475-9646.

WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Qualified Applicants are considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status, sexual orientation, marital status or any other classification protected under applicable Federal, State or Local law.

We will endeavor to make a reasonable accommodation to the known physical or mental limitations of a qualified applicant with a disability unless the accommodation would impose an undue hardship on the operation of our business. If you believe you require such assistance to complete this form or to participate in an interview, please contact Human Resources at 203-739-7330 (for reasonable accommodation requests only). Please provide all information requested to assure that you are considered for current or future opportunities.



Job Information

  • Job ID: 56117644
  • Location:
    Poughkeepsie, New York, United States
  • Position Title: Full-time Medical Oncology Nurse Practitioner Openings Poughkeepsie, NY (75 miles north of New York City)
  • Company Name: Nuvance Health
  • Job Function: Nurse Practitioner
Healthcare / Health Services

Nuvance Health serves 1.5 million residents across New York and Connecticut and includes more than 2,600 aligned physicians, 12,000 employees, seven hospitals (Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Northern Dutchess Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center, Sharon Hospital, and Vassar Brothers Medical Center), a large network of primary care and specialty practices, and multiple affiliated organizations.

View Full Profile

Jobs You May Like