Nurse Practitioner, Step-Down Unit - Atlantic Health Careers
Atlantic Health System
Location: Summit, New Jersey
Internal Number: 17490356
Atlantic Health System is Seeking a Nurse Practitioner for a Great Opportunity in Northern New Jersey
Atlantic Health System, one of New Jersey's largest non-profit healthcare networks, is seeking a per diem Nurse Practitioner to join our team of board-certified critical care physicians and residents at Morristown Medical Center. This is an outstanding position for career growth as the ideal candidate will be given plenty of hands-on opportunities to further develop current skills in a highly collegial and multidisciplinary team environment.
The primary role of the Nurse Practitioner is to be involved with daily rounding in the Step Down Unit, including appropriate triage of patients in an out of the unit and covering the Rapid Response Team calls throughout the building. Additional responsibilities include clinical management and treatment of patients within the department. The ideal candidate will bring a positive and caring attitude, excellent communication skills, clinical expertise, and willingness to assist with program development, community outreach, and data collection/quality improvement.
Morristown Medical Center has been ranked the number one hospital in New Jersey for the fifth consecutive year by U.S. News & World Report in its 2022-2023 Best Hospital rankings. The medical centerwas also ranked the number nine hospital in the New York Metro area.
Master's degree required
NP License in NJ required
ACLS and BLS required
Minimum of 2-3 years of Critical Care experience as an RN is preferred
Previous NP Critical Care or step-down unit experience is highly preferred
Must have excellent communication and computer skills
Strong work ethic and a team player who can work independently
To learn more about this position and other opportunities with Atlantic Health System, please email your CV to Genesis Ochoa, Physician & Advanced Practice Recruiter at Genesis.Ochoa@atlantichealth.org
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 aTop 100 Best U.S. Companies to Work Fora 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.
Atlantic Medical Group, comprised of 1,000 physicians and advanced practice providers, represents one of the largest multi-specialty practices in New Jersey and joins Atlantic Accountable Care Organization and Optimus Healthcare Partners as part of Atlantic Alliance, a Clinically Integrated Network of more than 2,500 health care providers throughout northern and central NJ.
Morristown Medical Center located in Morristown, NJ, is a nationally-ranked regional medical center and a recognized leader in cardiovascular medicine, orthopedics, and nursing. The hospital was named as one of America's 50 Best Hospitals by Healthgrades in 2016 and 2017 and was recognized by U.S. News & World Report as a top hospital nationwide for cardiology and orthopedics. Morristown Medical Center is certified as a Level I Regional Trauma Center by the American College of Surgeons and designated a Level II Trauma Center by the state of New Jersey. Morristown Medical Center is part of Atlantic Health System, one of the largest non-profit health care delivery systems in New Jersey.
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.