Assistant Attending, Urgent Care Center - Department of Medicine
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Location: New York, New York
Academic / Research
Internal Number: 60684
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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The Department of Medicine is seeking a highly motivated and successful individual with a background in Internal Medicine or Emergency Medicine. Working in our State of the Art Urgent Care Center, the clinician will be evaluating and managing acutely ill patients with complications of their malignancy, cancer care or chronic health conditions. Open round the clock, year round, the provider will determine whether hospitalization, discharge, or observation care is appropriate. The provider is part of a dedicated team operating at our Manhattan campus and may rotate to any of our Regional Sites with smaller facilities. He/She may be involved in video triage, remote care, as well as supervision of a team of Advanced Practice Providers at each site. He/She will also assist our APPs in managing patients in our 15 bed Observation Unit. Hires will be expected to teach House Staff, participate in collaborative research when applicable, and may embark on independent research.
The ideal candidate should have:
Have Boards or be Board eligible in Internal or Emergency Medicine
Be an efficient physician with excellent clinical and communication skills
Enjoy working with patients receiving cutting edge, innovative, investigational or conventional Cancer Care
Be willing to work weekends and occasional nights
Be licensed in New York Sate and eligible for licensure in New Jersey
Please send CV, a letter outlining your interest and names/contact information of three references via email to:
Chief, Urgent Care Center
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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.