Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Atlantic Health System is seeking a Nurse Practitioner for our Thoracic Surgery department at Morristown Medical Center.A This position is a full time role, 4-10 hour days and every other Saturday morning to perform rounds.A The successful candidate will have Thoracic Surgery experience (at least 2 years as an NP) and have flexibility to travel to Overlook Medical Center in Summit if necessary.A Come join our team of exceptional clinicians!
Perform Assessments of Health Status a obtain relevant health history, perform screening evaluations in inpatient and outpatient setting Participate in diagnosis of Health Status and Develop Plans of Care and Implementations of Treatment
Outpatient Office Responsibilities include coordination of preoperative care of patients, ordering tests and preoperative clearances, scheduling procedures, and providing psycho-social emotional support for patients
Assess patients pre and post operatively in the office and hospital setting and determine follow up treatment
Document in the medical record; patient office visits, office notes, post-operative notes, and discharge summaries for distribution to collaborating and referring physicians
Employ a multidisciplinary approach to patient care and work collaboratively with other disciplines throughout the system
Participate in Surgical Research Studies and assist in data collection
Participate in performance improvement and patient safety initiatives
Participate as required in Department meetings and special projects including residency recruitment, faculty retreats, surgical audit, and various social events
Other Tasks Which May be Required: On-call duties as required by department
RN, MSN, Advance Practice Nurse certification, BLS Certificaton
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 13th year in a row to Fortuneas 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 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.A 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.A A
Internal Number: 12323852
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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 sports medicine. Each of these programs has earned top ratings and recognitions in their respective fields.
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.