Nurse Practitioner

Location
NYP/Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital, New York, NY
Salary
Competitive
Posted
11/1/2017
Closes
12/1/2017
Specialty
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
 
  Pediatric Palliative Care Changes Lives:
Nurse Practitioners Make It Possible

For Nurse Practitioners at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, every moment – and every patient – is precious. Extracorporeal Membrane Oxygenation (ECMO), ventricular assist devices, and continuous video EEG are just some of the systems we employ. Each tool enhances nurses’ uncanny ability to detect even the slightest changes—and makes our hospital a destination-of-choice for pediatric care.

Since performing the first successful pediatric heart transplant in 1984, we’ve continued to treat high-risk patients other centers are unequipped to help. Today, we’re ranked as the #1 children’s hospital in the tri-state area by U.S News & World Report. Our nurses work closely with families to create a healing environment. We utilize top technology, practicing with confidence and compassion—and experiencing the heights of fulfilling professional achievement.

Patient satisfaction is at an all-time high, and that’s only the beginning. Discover flexible scheduling, shared governance and an inspiring place to learn and grow. Find out how you can Make It Possible in this specialty:

Nurse Practitioner - Pediatric Palliative Care Service - Days

Transform your career as a Nurse Practitioner within our expanding Palliative Care Consult Service at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital, an ideal setting for interdisciplinary interaction and collaboration. In this role, you will have the opportunity to work throughout the Children’s Hospital in a wide range of pediatric services, from complex, chronic disease support to end-of-life care. You will work across a variety of services, consulting on cases ranging from neurological, cardiac, and oncology conditions to chronic pain and organ failure.

Provide intensive symptom management, educational programming for colleagues, and psychosocial support for patients and families. Work independently, while also collaborating with a core team that includes a physician, nurse practitioner and social worker.

Join us, and help redefine models for palliative and end-of-life care as we develop this new Palliative Care program specifically dedicated to Pediatrics. We’re seeking strong, compassionate leaders for this evolving specialty.

This is a full time 8 hour day shift position at NewYork-Presbyterian/Morgan Stanley Children’s Hospital. Occasional weekend coverage as needed included.

Key Qualifications

The qualified candidate is a critical thinker with experience in an acute or sub-acute setting. NYS licensure as a Family Nurse Practitioner or PNP and a Board certification Ideal candidates are able to function independently and possess strong communication skills. An NP who has completed a Palliative Care Fellowship is preferred.

Enjoy competitive compensation along with benefits including hospital retirement contributions, financial planning assistance and more. With patient and employee satisfaction scores at record-high levels, there’s never been a better time to join our team.

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