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HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for orthopedics and rheumatology by Magnet Award for Nursing Excellence, HSS was the first hospital in New York City to receive the distinguished designation. Whether you are early in your career or an expert in your field, you will find HSS an innovative, supportive and inclusive environment.. As a recipient of the
Working with colleagues who love what they do and are deeply committed to our Mission, you too can be part of our transformation across the enterprise
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The Nurse Practitioner (NP) is an advanced practice nurse with training in both the nursing model and medical model of care. Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS) NPs are committed to personalized, high-quality healthcare and are held to the same legal and ethical standards of care as physicians and surgeons. Autonomously and in collaboration with healthcare professionals and other individuals, the NP provides a full range of primary, acute, and specialty healthcare services, including:
HSS NPs serve pediatric and adult patients in an extensive range of practice settings throughout the hospital and its local and regional ambulatory sites. Their specialty and subspecialty areas include: Adult Reconstruction and Joint Replacement (ARJR), Anesthesia (PACU/OSCU/SDU), Anticoagulation, Cardiology, Diabetes Care, Intensive Care, Metabolic Bone, Occupational Health, Pain Management, Pediatric Orthopedics, Post-Operative Care, Radiology, Spine, Trauma, Wound Care, and private practice (physician and surgeon offices).
The occupational health nurse practitioner supports a variety of programs and services, including new hire physicals, needle stick injuries and other blood borne pathogen exposures, biometric assessments and wellness advising, medical surveillance (review of vaccination records, administration of immunizations, evaluation of positive TB tests and conversions), and infection control activities for employee exposures to communicable diseases.
In addition, the Occupational Health Services (OHS) NP provides care to injured hospital employees within the New York Worker’s Compensation system, treating injured employees from initial presentation through discharge, including co-management with specialists as required. The NP treats a variety of acute and chronic work-related musculoskeletal issues, including fractures, sprains/strains, repetitive stress injuries, lacerations, ocular injuries, burns and minor wounds, occupational-related stress claims, and chemical and environmental exposures.
The Occupational Health NP role:
This NP position is based at the main hospital in the Upper East Side of Manhattan (New York, NY). This is a per diem position.
This position requires a motivated NP who is able to function autonomously within established practice protocols and a collaborative agreement.