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HSS is consistently among the top-ranked hospitals for
orthopedics and rheumatology by U.S. News & World Report. As a
recipient of the 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
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
Nurse Practitioner, Ambulatory Care Center (ACC)
Center for Advanced Practice Nursing
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:
- Diagnosing and treating acute and chronic conditions such as
diabetes, high blood pressure, infections, and injuries
- Ordering, performing and interpreting diagnostic tests such as
lab work and x-rays
- Prescribing medications and other treatments
- Managing patients' overall care
- Educating patients on disease prevention and positive health
and lifestyle choices
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
The HSS ambulatory care clinic nurse practitioner works
collaboratively with physicians and orthopedic surgeons in the
assessment and overall screening of clinic (Medicare & Medicaid)
patients undergoing orthopedic surgery. The NP provides the initial
assessment to facilitate workflow and expedite throughput and also
practices in parallel with his/her physician colleagues. The NP
bills for his/her services, when applicable.
The Ambulatory Care Clinic NP role:
This NP position is based near the main hospital, at the
Ambulatory Care Center (475 East 72nd Street) in the Upper East
Side of Manhattan (New York, NY). This is a full time position,
working eight (8) hour days (five days a week), with some potential
This position requires a motivated NP who is able to function
autonomously within established practice protocols and a
- Master's or doctoral degree from an accredited school of
- Licensure as an NP and RN in the state of NY
- Board certification as an NP (adult or family)
- CPR certification: BLS
- Three (3)+ years of related experience as an NP in an inpatient
or outpatient setting; experience in orthopedics preferred
- Experience with an EMR (preferably Epic)