ONLY QUALIFIED CANDIDATES PLEASE APPLY - THIS POSITION IS FOR NEW YORK / NEW JERSEY AREA The Gift of Life Marrow Registry is currently seeking a full-time individual to join our team as Mobile Nurse Practitioner. This position will be responsible for educating, consenting, screening and performing physical examinations to qualify donors for stem cell collections, evaluate donor risks. EducationMaster s degree in Nursing; Minimum of 3-year Nurse Practitioner experience LICENSES/ CERTIFICATIONSLicensure as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of New York and New Jersey Responsibilities:Perform and document history and physical exam on potential, unrelated stem cell donors;Determine, according to Standard Operating Procedures, donor eligibility and suitability;Identify any potential medical risks to the donor;Complete and meticulously document all required paperwork;Demonstrate a high level of sensitivity, appreciation and empathy in dealing with donors;Communicate all findings and issues to supervising physician and other apheresis center and quality systems staff members, as necessary.This position also requires flexibility on work hours to meet the needs of our donors.Since this is a mobile position a vehicle will be required as means of transportation. Other responsibilities will be assigned based on program needs.
Knowledge, Skills and ExperienceQuick to learn, motivated self-starter;Outstanding interpersonal and communications skills;Excellent computer skills Microsoft Office, and proprietary software;Critical thinker;Demonstrated leadership ability;Experience functioning in a regulated environment and following standard operating procedures;Current Licensure as a Nurse Practitioner in the State of New York and New Jersey;Board certification through the American Board of Nurse Specialties desired;Ability to work independently while under the supervision of the medical director;Ability to communicate and work well with all cultural and ethnic populations in the community, including fluency in written and spoken English.;Experience in blood donation, marrow transplantation or cellular therapies, is desirable.
Physical DemandsThis position is basically sedentary with some walking, standing, stooping and lifting required. May lift objects weighing from 0 to 20 lbs. with occasional lifting of objects over 20 lbs. Vehicle required as mobile position. This job description is not intended to be all-inclusive. Duties and/or responsibilities may be added or deleted as management requires to meet the ongoing needs of the organization. Associated topics: advanced practice registered nurse, anesthetist, arnp c, assistant cna, bilingual, board, cardiology, clinic, fnp, neighborcare