Atlantic Health System

Nurse Practitioner: Geriatrics, Post-Acute Care

Job Location(s) US-NJ
Position Type
Full-Time
Shift
Days
Category
Advanced Practice Clinician
Department
Center for Geriatric Care
Facility
Geriatric Assessment Center

Overview

Atlantic Health System, headquartered in Morristown, New Jersey is a leading non–profit healthcare 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 14th 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

Atlantic Health System is seeking a full time Nurse Practitioner to work in the Geriatric Program.

  • NP will be responsible for post-acute care facilities in Morris county area
  • Increase quality experience and patient experience
  • The candidate will work closely with Geriatric physicians, nurse practitioners and the team to provide continuity of care and ensure transitions of care from acute care setting to long term or sub-acute setting.
  • Function as an independent practitioner to communicate closely with nursing home staff and provide compassionate care to patients and families.
  • Participate in after hours call schedule.

Candidates are preferred to have 2 years’ experience working as an NP

 

Candidate will also 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 cove values (Professionalism, Respect, Involvement, Dignity and Excellence) in every aspect of their job, and have excellent communication and computer skills.

Qualifications

Education:

  • BSN required
  • Master’s Degree required

Licenses and Certifications:

  • Valid New Jersey Nursing License required
  • BLS required
  • ACLS required
  • Geriatrics Certification 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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