Campus Description: Long Island's premier academic medical center, Stony Brook Medicine represents Stony Brook University's entire medical enterprise and integrates all of Stony Brook's health-related initiatives: education, research and patient care. It encompasses Stony Brook University Hospital, Stony Brook Children's Hospital, the five Health Sciences schools - Dental Medicine, Health Technology and Management, Medicine, Nursing and Social Welfare - as well as the major centers and institutes, programs and more than 50 community-based healthcare settings throughout Suffolk County. With 603 beds, Stony Brook University Hospital serves as Suffolk County's only tertiary care center and Regional Trauma Center. Stony Brook Children's, with more than 160 pediatric specialists, offers the most advanced pediatric specialty care in the region.
Budget Title: same as above
Department: Pediatrics, Nurse Practitioner - Hematology/Oncology
Salary: Commensurate with experience
Campus: Stony Brook West Campus/HSC
Required Qualifications: Current New York State Registered Nurse license. Master's Degree in Nursing. New York State license as a pediatric and/or Family Nurse Practitioner. Minimum five years of nursing experience.
Preferred Qualifications: Certified Family Nurse Practitioner - Chemotherapy/Biotherapy certified. CPON certification. Experience in Pediatric Hematology/Oncology services.
Responsibilities & Requirements: The Clinical Instructor will be responsible for the following duties:
- Provides appropriate patient evaluation to include document/record review, history and physical examinations under the supervision of a Pediatric Oncologist, according to approved practice privileges and consistent with established hospital policies and procedures.
- Establishes medical diagnoses, order and evaluates diagnostic studies. Prescribes and regulates medications; monitors therapeutic procedures.
- Manages follow-up care according to treatment protocols, including investigative clinical trials.
- Directly communicate patient's healthcare problems to other community agencies as appropriate. Acts as a clinical role model for staff and students.
- Provides care and support to patients and families throughout the course of the patient's illness, including survivorship, palliative and end of life care.
- Assists with triage of patients and expedites patient facilitation to the cancer center. Participates in the development and implementation of patient education programs.
- Provides clinical consultation to the community regarding care of patients. Provides clinical consultation and relating to care of patients.
- Assists in development of patient care standards/care maps related to the care of patients. Participates in quality improvement of activities in order to evaluate patient outcomes.
- Demonstrates leadership in professional responsibilities.
- Contributes to the educational advancement of nurses and medical students in outpatient clinical practice setting. Provides clinical consultation to the School of Nursing, SUNY, regarding care of Pediatric Hematology and Oncology patients.
- Participates in development of research studies and all aspects of new and ongoing clinical trials.
- Maintains clinical competence in areas of specialization.
- Coordinates community outreach efforts for Pediatric Oncology as needed.
- Coordinates all aspects of patient's care by functioning in a collegial relationship with medical staff and other disciplines.
Special Notes: This is a non-tenure track position. FLSA Exempt position, not eligible for the overtime provisions of the FLSA. Internal and external search to occur simultaneously. Anticipated Start Date: Stony Brook University is 100% tobacco-free as of January 1, 2016. See our policy and learn more at stonybrook.edu/tobaccofree .
The selected candidate must successfully clear a background investigation.
Application Procedure: Those interested in this position should submit a State Employment Application , cover letter and curriculum vitae to:
Margaret McGovern, MD, PhD
Physician-in-Chief, Stony Brook Children's Hospital
Professor and Chair
Department of Pediatrics
Associate Dean for Ambulatory Operations
Health Sciences Center, Level 11, Room 020
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-8111
Fax#: (631) 444-7865
Applications for this position must be received, as specified in the Application Procedure Section, no later than 5:00 PM Eastern Time on 04/25/2017 , unless specifically noted otherwise in the Special Notes Section.
STONY BROOK UNIVERSITY IS AN AFFIRMATIVE ACTION/EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. WE ENCOURAGE PROTECTED VETERANS, INDIVIDUALS WITH DISABILITIES, WOMEN AND MINORITIES TO APPLY.
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Job Category: A2) Health Science and Medical Center Faculty.
Posting Date: 10/26/2016