Current NYS license as a Registered Nurse.
Certification as a Nurse Practitioner in NYS. National certification as an ANP or GNP.
Master of Science Degree in Nursing or its direct equivalent preferred.
Two or three years' experience in clinical nursing.
Ability to be very self-directed and utilize problem-solving and conflict resolution skills.
Frequent exposure to patient care areas and associated hazards.
Physical demands including lifting, positioning, pushing, and occasionally transferring patients, supplies or equipment.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills in order to collaborate with patients, families, physicians, staff and community agencies.