Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 112301170
Atlantic Health System is seeking a Nurse Practitioner at Atlantic Medical Group, Primary Care at Union. This role is full time, day shift. Come join our amazing team of professionals!
Essential Job Functions:
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.
Minimum Experience Required:
The selected candidate will perform comprehensive assessments for all patients; order medications, treatments, monitoring for efficacy and for possible side effects; order lab and other diagnostic tests, including follow up for results; communicate with the collaborating physicians on a regular basis per collaborative practice agreement; consult with patients and families regarding goals of care; follow patients through various transitions of care, to and from hospitals, facilities, and home, coordinating with in-hospital staff, facility staff , home care agencies to ensure continuity of care. In addition the candidate will coordinate chronic care programs for the practice; educate patients and families, specifically on disease process and medications; collaborate with the interdisciplinary team; provide comprehensive documentation in electronic medical record/ and /or paper medical records; assist patients and families with long term planning and resources for in home care; answer telephone calls from office, pharmacies, caregivers, patients and families, and facility staff; and manage acute and chronic illnesses.
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, demonstrate and embrace the PRIDE values (Purpose, Respect, Innovation, Diversity + Inclusion, Extraordinary Caring in every aspect of their job, and have excellent communication and computer skills.
Bilingual in Spanish preferred
Valid NP NJ License
2+ years of experience in primary care, family practice or internal medicine
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.
Atlantic Health System, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and federal contractor or subcontractor and, therefore, abides by applicable laws to protect applicants and employees from discrimination in hiring, promotion, discharge, pay, fringe benefits, job training, classification, referral, and other aspects of employment. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, gender identity or expression, sexual or affectional orientation, national origin or nationality, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.