Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Atlantic Medical Group is seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner for anexciting new initiative a Primary Care Home Care Program. The Nurse Practitioner will visit patients who are 65 years or older in their homes for primary care visits. The territory is Morris County (approx. 5 callsper day, set up in local silos each day) and will also have some in-office visits and tele visits as well. The successful candidate will have a passion for thispatient population, one to two years exp. and an eye on quality improvement and community initiatives a strong plus.
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.
At least 2-years previous NP experience preferred. Coordination of patients. Ordering/coordinating testing. Communication with referring cardiology/internists or decisions re: patients and follow-up appointments admission and discharge. Attend multidisciplinary meetings and other interventional meetings. Educated/trained to provide health promotion and maintenance through diagnosis and treatment of chronic and acute conditions. Conduct physical exams; interpret medical history; work closely with team.
Internal Number: 12435408
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We strive for excellence with our patients and each other. We are Atlantic Health System. Atlantic Health System is one of the largest non-profit health care systems in New Jersey, providing a wide array of health care services to the residents of Northern and Central regions of the state as well as Pike County, PA, and southern Orange County, NY. Through our vision, we empower our communities to be the healthiest in the nation.
We are comprised of Morristown Medical Center, Overlook Medical Center in Summit, Newton Medical Center, Chilton Medical Center and Goryeb Children’s Hospital – all of which are accredited by The Joint Commission and members of AllSpire Health Partners.
Specialty service areas include advanced cardiovascular care, pediatric medical and surgical specialties, neurology, orthopedics and sp...orts medicine. Each of these programs has earned top ratings and recognitions in their respective fields.
Atlantic Health System is an affiliate of The Mount Sinai Hospital and Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai and is the official health care partner of the New York Jets and an official health care provider of the New Jersey Devils.
The system has been chosen for the past six consecutive years by FORTUNE® as one of the magazine’s “100 Best Companies to Work For®.” Our organization has also been recognized six times by AARP as one of the “Best Employers for Workers over 50” and was named for a fifth consecutive year as one of Health Care’s Most Wired organizations in the July 2014 issue of Hospitals & Health Networks magazine, the journal of the American Hospital Association.