Clinical Nurse - Diagnostic Radiology/Nuclear Medicine (Main Campus/1275 York Avenue) - 12 HOUR FLEX SHIFTS
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Internal Number: 54496
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. We're treating cancer, one patient at a time. Join us and make a difference every day.
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Outstanding opportunity for experienced NUCLEAR MEDICINE & RADIOLOGY NURSES!
Providers of compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to Oncology patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment.
Action-oriented 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 and comfortable with diverse groups of people and able to make others comfortable with you.
An effective 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.
Work collaboratively with other members of the radiology team
Manage a caseload of patients undergoing radiological examinations
Provide clinical support to staff members, and be involved in initiation of IV catheters
Administration of radio isotope and IV contrast
Assist with any patient specific nursing needs while undergoing exams
Perform patient assessment, offer patient and family education and symptom management
Act as part of a multidisciplinary team to provide continuity of care throughout various stages of treatment and follow-up
Cross-train to all diagnostic radiologic modalities (CT, MRI, Nuclear Medicine)
New York State RN license and BSN
Minimum of 1.5 years of related clinical experience required
1.5 - 2 years of oncology experience highly preferred
Radiology experience and IV skills highly preferred
BCLS required; ACLS preferred
National Certification preferred
12 hours shifts flexed between 7am and 12am with weekend and holiday rotation required. Occassional overnight coverage as needed. Cross-coverage/rotation to other NYC-based Radiology units at BAIC and 53rd Street as needed.
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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.