Atlantic Health System

Advanced Practice Clinician- NP or PA (Per Diem)

Job Location(s) US-NJ-Summit
Position Type
ICU/Critical Care Team
Overlook Medical Center


Atlantic Health System is seeking a per diem Nocturnist Physician Assistant (PA) or Nocturnist Nurse Practitioner(NP) at Overlook Medical Center to join our dynamic Critical Care team consisting of skilled Physicians and Advanced Practice Clinicians working together with Medical Residents, Intensivists, and Cardiologists in a focused environment to provide high quality patient care.


Overlook Medical Center, a member of Atlantic Health System, located in Summit, NJ, is named Neuroscience center of excellence and is the only New Jersey hospital named to Becker’s Hospital Review’s 2018 list of 100 Great Community Hospitals 


Essential Job Functions:

  • Collaborate with the critical care intensivist or attending cardiologist on the care of patients within the medical-surgical ICU and CCU
  • Order and review appropriate testing for patients admitted to the service
  • Respond to acute calls on patients within the unit
  • Communicate with staff, patients, and families as needed in the care of admitted patients




Minimum Education:

  • PA: Master's Degree required
  • NP: BSN and Master's Degree required


  • PA: Valid NJ PA required
  • NP: Valid NJ RN and NP required
  • PA: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) required
    • PA and NP: BLS and ACLS required
  • NP: Board certification by American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) preferred

Relevant Experience: 

  • 2+ years as PA or NP strongly preferred
  • Worked as PA or NP in Acute Care with special preference for critical care experience

About Us

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.

EEO Statement

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, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, protected veteran status, ancestry, marital status.


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