Clinical Nurse Specialist - Inpatient Acute Care Med/Surg
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Internal Number: 2022-61283
At Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center (MSK), we recognize and champion the role of the Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) and the value it adds to our organization in meeting the specialized needs of our patients with cancer. Our highly skilled nursing team at MSK includes over 40 Clinical Nurse Specialists.
Our CNSs are dedicated to ensuring quality and excellence in the art and science of professional nursing practice. This is consistent with our mission to provide compassionate, evidence-based nursing care to patients and families living with cancer in a healing and innovative environment.
We have an exciting opportunity for an I npatient Acute Care CNS for our main campus site in New York City!
The CNS at MSK will have the opportunity to:
Use the tenets of primary nursing: knowledge, accountability, and continuity to foster a culture and structure supportive of caring and therapeutic relationships between nurses and patients and families
Inspire a culture of excellence and accountability by setting clear goals, expectations, and benchmarks for performance
Contribute to the design, development, and implementation of strategic and operational initiatives.
Lead and support staff during periods of transition; communicate purpose and empower staff to embrace change.
Demonstrate understanding and ensure the specific needs and care requirements of the patient population are met.
Current New York State RN license with CNS qualification required
3+ years of related experience
Experience in an advanced nursing role is strongly preferred
Self-direction and strong interpersonal skills are crucial
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.