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Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant)-Occupational Health
We are seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our medical center occupational health team at Memorial Sloan Kettering in New York, NY. The EHWS service provides 45,000+ clinic visits per year and this year is focused on improving the systems that support our work.
An effective communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding
Capable of anticipating and balancing the needs of multiple stakeholders
Able to work effectively in an environment notable for complex information
Focused on continuous improvement, knowing the most effective and efficient processes to optimize workflow
Adept at planning and prioritizing work to meet commitments aligned with organizational goals
Effective at gaining the support and commitment of others by engaging them around your perspective and priorities
Flexible in your approach and demeanor in order to align with the shifting demands of evolving circumstances
Provide high quality evaluation and care of patients in a fast-paced environment
Perform routine occupational medicine clinical services including pre-placement evaluation, work-related illness or injury (evaluation, treatment, and consultation with specialists when indicated); counseling and management of bloodborne pathogen exposures; medical surveillance exams; fitness for duty evaluations; and return to work evaluations
Contribute to the workplace accommodations program at MSK by facilitating patient care and return to work decision-making. This role requires conducting the interactive process and identifying reasonable accommodations to take forward
Maintain appropriate documentation and data on clinical activity, organizational activity, and other metrics as required within MSK standards and protocols
Interact positively and collaborate with multiple stakeholders across MSK, including: patients, coworkers, local managers, Infection Control, Environmental Health & Safety, Human Resources, Employee Assistance Program, Disability Management and Workers’ Compensation vendor partners
Be an active participant in designated cross-functional committees related to occupational health
Qualifications needed are:
Graduate degree from an accredited Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner program
NCCPA or Nurse Practitioner certification
Active NYS PA or NP license or qualification for state licensure
Experience in matters of regulatory body standards (e.g. OSHA, NYS, DOH, CDC), Workers’ Compensation, Disability Management & Workplace Accommodations, Workplace Health & Safety, and Medical Surveillance
Experience performing routine Employee Health clinical services#
Additional specialization in an occupational health role, such as absence/disability accommodations and/or informatics, is highly desirable
Hours: 5 day shifts (Monday-Friday) #LI-TA1
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