Atlantic Health System

  • Nurse Practitioner, PICU

    Job Location(s) US-NJ-Morristown
    Position Type
    Full-Time
    Shift
    Varies
    Category
    Advanced Practice Clinician
    Department
    02740000-PEDIATRIC CRITICAL CARE
    Facility
    Morristown Medical Center
  • Overview

    Atlantic Health System, headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey is a leading non – profit healthcare delivery system in New Jersey. The New Jersey network includes:  Morristown Medical Center in Morristown, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center in Newton, Chilton Medical center in Pompton Plains, Hackettstown Medical Center in Hackettstown, Goryeb Children’s Hospital in Morristown and Atlantic Rehabilitation and Atlantic Home Care and Hospice.

     

    Atlantic Health System aims to deliver a Trusted Network of Caring, and our promise to our communities is that anyone who enters our system will receive the right care, at the right quality, at the right time, at the right place and at the right cost.

     

    We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 11th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. Here, you will find a collaborative culture and quality care that exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

    Responsibilities

    1. Provide direct patient care under the supervision of a pediatric intensivist. This would include:
      1. Admission and stabilization of pediatric critically ill patients
      2. Rounding in the pediatric ICU with the medical team
      3. Writes admissions and progress notes
      4. Performance of basic invasive emergency procedures including airway control, establishment of i.v. access, and cardiopulmonary resuscitation
      5. Participation in selected high-risk/high-acuity pediatric transports
      6. Participation in the Early Warning/Rapid Response System
      7. Help with stabilization of critically ill children in the Emergency Department and pediatric floor
    2. Support the education of medical students and residents by doing basic bedside teaching

    Qualifications

    1. Licensed nurse practitioner or physician assistant in the State of New Jersey
    2. A nurse practitioner must have completed a pediatric acute care program obtaining the title of Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (ACPNP)
    3. The Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant should have a minimum of 2 years of experience in pediatric critical care
    4. PALS Certification or completion prior to starting role
    5. Completion of the Society of Critical Care Medicine “Pediatric Fundamental Critical Care Support” desirable

    Our promise to our communities is that all who enter our system receive the highest quality care delivered at the right time, at the right place, and at the right cost. We are committed to creating a Trusted Network of Caring®.

     

    We are confident that you will find success within Atlantic Health System, which has been named for the 8th year in a row to Fortune’s “Top 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work For” list. We believe you’ll find that our culture of collaboration and care exemplifies the value we place on our patients, their families and our employees.

     

    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.

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