Atlantic Health System

Nurse Practitioner, Urgent Care (Clark, NJ)

Job Location(s) US-NJ-Clark
Position Type
Full-Time
Shift
Days
Category
Advanced Practice Clinician
Department
03709800 - Atlantic Urgent Care at Clark
Facility
Urgent Care - Clark, NJ

Overview

Atlantic Health System is seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner for our Atlantic Urgent Care in Clark, New Jersey. 

Responsibilities

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.
  • Administer medications.
  • 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.

Qualifications

Qualifications:

 

Minimum Education

  • BSN required
  • Master's Degree required

License/Certifications:

  • BLS required
  • ACLS required
  • Valid New Jersey Nursing License (RN and CRNP) required

Relevant Experience:

  • 5+ years of Acute Care Emergency Department or Urgent Care experience as a Nurse Practitioner strongly preferred

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, on the basis of race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, gender identity and sexual orientation), national origin, citizenship status, disability, age, genetics, or veteran status.

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