Nurse Practitioner- Oncology in Mount Kisco, NY at Pride Health

Date Posted: 10/23/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    10/23/2019

Job Description

Seeking a full time Nurse Practitioner to work in Oncology at an outpatient practice in Northern Westchester.

Responsibilities:

  • Provides acute/primary health care in accordance with written policies approved by nursing and medical administration.
  • Responsible for patient care as outlined within collaborative practice agreement.
  • Develops and implements a collaborative practice agreement in the specific clinical area and performs a periodic review of the collaborative agreement.
  • Assesses the health status of patients/families by means of comprehensive health history and physical examination.
  • Initiates selected therapeutic and diagnostic procedures, consultations and laboratory examination, prescribes and alters medication regimens, interprets findings and alters plan of care according to collaborative practice agreement and protocols in designated area.
  • Provides teaching and counseling in the areas of health promotion, maintenance, disease prevention, and management of acute/chronic illnesses.
  • Documents findings and plan of care in the patient's medical record.
  • Consults with physician as established in the collaborative practice agreement.
  • Advocates for patients/families and supports patients' rights.

Requirements:

  • Master's degree in Nurse Practitioner
  • NYS licensed Nurse Practitioner
  • Oncology certification