• Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant)-Occupational Health

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 1 week ago(5/11/2018 8:45 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
  • Company Overview

    At Memorial Sloan Kettering (MSK), we’re not only changing the way we treat cancer, but also the way the world thinks about it. By working together and pushing forward with innovation and discovery, we’re driving excellence and improving outcomes.
    For the 28th year, MSK has been named a top hospital for cancer by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be on Becker’s Healthcare list as one of the 150 Great Places to Work in Healthcare in 2018, as well as one of Glassdoor’s Employees’ Choice Best Place to Work for 2018. We’re treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.

    Job Description


    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.


    You Are:

    • 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


    You Will:

    • 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

    • BLS certification 

    • 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



    MSK is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, veteran status or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision.  


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