Nurse Leader - Peri-Anesthesia/Josie Robertson Surgery Center
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Internal Number: 71504
The people of Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK) are united by a singular mission: ending cancer for life. Our specialized care teams provide personalized, compassionate, expert care to patients of all ages. Informed by basic research done at our Sloan Kettering Institute, scientists across MSK collaborate to conduct innovative translational and clinical research that is driving a revolution in our understanding of cancer as a disease and improving the ability to prevent, diagnose, and treat it. MSK is dedicated to training the next generation of scientists and clinicians, who go on to pursue our mission at MSK and around the globe. One of the world's most respected comprehensive centers devoted exclusively to cancer, we have been recognized as one of the top two cancer hospitals in the country by U.S. News & World Report for more than 30 years.
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In collaboration with nursing, medical, anesthesia and administrative leadership, the Nurse Leader-Peri anesthesia at JRSC is responsible for planning, directing and managing the clinical and operational functions of the Pre-Surgical Center (PSC), Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU) and Extended Recovery Program (AXR) (during all hours of operation).
Our highly skilled nursing team at Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK) is comprised of over 2,500 nursing professionals. Each of us is dedicated to delivering excellence in the art and science of professional nursing, consistent with our mission to provide compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment
A cultivator of innovation who creates and champions new ways for the organization to be successful
Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex, sometimes contradictory information
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals
Eager to cultivate talent and support people in meeting their career goals and the organization's goals
Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances
Work in a highly collaborative inter-professional practice environment
Plan, direct and manage the clinical and operational functions of the 46 bed Peri anesthesia unit including pre surgical center PSC, PACU and AXR during all hours of operation
Will play a pivotal role in offering transformational leadership by creating and sustaining a healthy work environment that supports, furthers and promotes excellence in patient care, clinical nursing practice, and patient safety
Work Monday-Friday, with weekend rotation as needed
Bachelor of Science in Nursing is required
Advanced Degree in related healthcare field required- MSN in Nursing Administration or Leadership highly preferred.
NYS Registered Nurse (RN) license.
Specialty nursing certification required
BLS for Healthcare Providers required
A minimum of 5 years recent, related clinical experience.
Demonstrated leadership skills.
Hours: 4/10 hr. Monday - Friday (Hours may vary depending on the needs of the department)
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