Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 112301270
Atlantic Health System is seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner for our Atlantic Urgent Care in Clark, New Jersey.
Essential Job Functions:
As permitted by training, experience and credentialing perform minor procedures such as suturing of lacerations; incision and drainage; removal of foreign bodies; debridement and packing of wounds; removal of sutures; staples and change dressings; apply and remove splints, immobilizers.
Obtain detailed and accurate history, perform an appropriate physical examination; identify problems, document in the EMR; determine and implement therapeutic plans; provide patient/family counseling and education; referral of patients to appropriate provider.
Communicate/collaborate effectively with staff, physicians, and the multidisciplinary team in written and verbal forms.
Act as a resource for the Nursing Team.
Candidate will have the ability to utilize the nursing process to assess, diagnose, plan, implement and evaluate the plan of care for patients served.
Through the model of Shared Governance, collaborate with all members of the health care team with a focus on promoting evidenced based care within a healing culture for the patient population served and their families.
Candidate will demonstrate and embrace the PRIDE core values (Professionalism, Respect, Involvement, Dignity and Excellence) in every aspect of their job.
Candidate must have excellent communication and computer skills.
Master's Degree required
Valid New Jersey Nursing License (RN and CRNP) required
5+ years of Acute Care Emergency Department or Urgent Care experience as a Nurse Practitioner strongly preferred
Atlantic Health System aims to deliver the highest quality, safety and care combined with the best experience for our patients and their families. We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 14th year in a row to Fortune's 'Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For' list. We believe you will find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families, and our employees.
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