• Clinical Nurse - Main PACU

    Job Locations USA-NY-New York
    Posted Date 2 weeks ago(11/2/2018 10:38 AM)
    Requisition ID
    Nursing - Perioperative
  • 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


    Clinical Nurse - Main PACU (Night)


    We are looking for a Peri-Anesthesia Registered Nurse to join our post-operative recovery team. This nurse will join a dedicated peri-operative team that is responsible for post surgical procedures, acting as a patient liaison through recovery, and cross-training with the pre surgical team. Would you like to be part of our dynamic Nursing team? If so, apply today.



    We here at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center believe in providing extraordinary service to our patients. Listed as a top rated cancer research hospital on U.S World and News, we take pride in our ability to deliver quality care in the highest degree of excellence.


    PACU Registered Nurse, Night Position.

    We are:

    Providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment.

    You are:

    • Willing to take action and eager to embrace new opportunities and tough challenges with a sense of urgency, high energy, and enthusiasm.
    • A good decision-maker, with proven success at making timely decisions that maintain high standards of nursing care within the organization.
    • Actively seeking new ways to grow and be challenged, using both formal and informal development channels.
    • Approachable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you.
    • A communicator, capable of determining how best to reach different audiences and executing communications based on that understanding.
    • Capable of building strong customer relationships and delivering customer-centric solutions.

    You will:

    • Work reciprocally with other members of the perioperative team.
    • Implement the nursing process for surgical patients requiring intensive monitoring and nursing interventions in an acute 24 hour setting.
    • Assure completion of required diagnostic and evaluative tests, providing related patient education programs and pre-operative clinical assessments.
    • Provide level II post anesthesia recovery interventions for patients as assigned.
    • Act as part of a team to provide continuity of care throughout various stages of treatment.
    • Cross-train if needed into the Pre-Surgical Center.

    You need:

    • New York State RN license and BSN
    • Minimum of 2 years of related clinical experience required
    • Surgical Oncology experienced preferred
    • National Certification preferred


    12 hour shifts: 9:00 p.m to 9:30 a.m. with a varied work schedule, including weekend rotation required.


    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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