Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner (NP)

Recruiter
The Execu|Search Group
Location
Yonkers
Salary
Competitive
Posted
Aug 13, 2017
Closes
Aug 14, 2017
Industry
Healthcare
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:

About the Opportunity A healthcare facility in New York City is actively seeking a licensed Nurse Practitioner (NP), with a strong Palliative Care background, for a promising position with their growing medical staff. In this role, the Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner (NP) will be responsible for providing inpatient palliative care consultations in Critical Care, Oncology, Neurology and Surgical Units. Apply today! Company Description Healthcare Facility Job Description The Palliative Care Nurse Practitioner (NP) will be responsible for: * Providing consultative services on medicine and surgical patients, in both ICU and non-ICU settings * Conducting daily rounds * Working together with an Interdisciplinary Palliative Care team, consisting of a Physician, Social Worker, Chaplain, Hospice and Palliative Medicine Fellow, etc. * Providing comprehensive pain and symptom management * Assisting with clarifying goals of care * Providing support to patients and families Required Skills * 3+ years of Palliative Care experience * Master's Degree in Nursing * NYS Nurse Practitioner (NP) license * Experience working in a Hospice role/setting * Solid assessment, clinical, and documentation skills * Patient oriented * Great interpersonal skills * Excellent communication skills (written and verbal) * Strong attention to detail * Highly organized * Able to multitask efficiently and effectively Desired Skills * Oncology background