Neonatology Nurse Practitioner Opportunity in New Jersey
Hackensack Meridian Health
March 14, 2018
Hackensack, New Jersey
Full Time - Experienced
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Would you like to work for the number one hospital in New Jersey? A regional perinatal center in northern New Jersey is currently seeking (1) EXPERIENCED Neonatal Nurse Practitioner to work in a busy, 48 bed Level III NICU. The NNP role involves transport and high-risk delivery attendance. rotating 12-hour sifts. Weekend, night and some holiday coverage required. Prior NNP experience, MSN and NCC certification required.
In this role, you will serve as the patient advocate and provide clinical expertise to assess, diagnose and medically manage neonates in the NICU. Through clinical practice, education, research, and consultation with multidisciplinary groups, the Neonatology NP will utilize a holistic approach to wellness.
Additional Key Responsibilities:
Utilize advanced assessment skills to develop plan of care
Utilize evidence-based research to achieve positive outcomes for patients and families
Prioritize and evaluate patient and family progress towards healthy outcomes
Provide culturally appropriate health promotion and disease injury prevention strategies.
Utilize evidence based practice to improve patient care and outcomes within the multidisciplinary team
Facilitate and participate in formal and informal educational programs
Serve as a clinical resource person for nursing staff, patients’ families, and other multidisciplinary team members across the continuum
Evaluate protocols and standards of care in light of current research findings
Utilize and disseminate relevant research findings through clinical practice, education, or consultation
Adhere to the standards identified in the Medical Center’s Organizational Competencies
Viable candidate must have a strong NICU background, as this is a fast-paced, high volume unit. Candidates with existing NJ license preferred.
Qualified candidate must have a NJ RN License and maintain a NJ APN certification. Graduate of an NLN/AACN accredited nursing program and Master’s Degree required. National or Board Certification in Neonatology, American Heart Association Basic Life Support HCP certification and NRP will also be expected. Ability to work weekends and holidays as needed is a must. In addition to our collegial work environment, we offer a highly competitive compensation package.
For immediate consideration, please email your CV to: Catherine.Hamilton@hackensackmeridian.org
Internal Number: 00001
About Hackensack Meridian Health
About Hackensack Meridian Health:
Hackensack Meridian Health is a leading not-for-profit health care organization that is the most comprehensive and truly integrated health care network in New Jersey, offering a complete range of medical services, innovative research and life-enhancing care. Hackensack Meridian Health comprises 13 hospitals, including two academic medical centers, two children’s hospitals and nine community hospitals, physician practices, more than 120 ambulatory care centers, surgery centers, home health services, long-term care and assisted living communities, ambulance services, lifesaving air medical transportation, fitness and wellness centers, rehabilitation centers, and urgent care and after-hours centers. Hackensack Meridian Health has 28,000 team members, more than 6,000 physicians and is a distinguished leader in health care philanthropy, committed to the health and well-being of the communities it serves.
The Network’s notable distinctions include having one of only five major academic medical centers in the nation to receive Healthgrades America’s 50 Best Hospitals Award for five or more consecutive years, the number one hospital in New Jersey as... ranked by U.S. News and World Report, consistently achieving Magnet® recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Center, recipient of the John M. Eisenberg Award for Patient Safety and Quality from The Joint Commission and the National Quality Forum, a six-time recipient of Fortune’s “100 Best Companies to Work For,” one of the “20 Best Workplaces in Health Care” in the nation, and the number one “Best Place to Work for Women.” Hackensack Meridian Health is a member of AllSpire Health Partners, an interstate consortium of leading health systems, to focus on the sharing of best practices in clinical care and achieving efficiencies.
The hospitals of Hackensack Meridian Health include: academic medical centers - HackensackUMC in Hackensack, Jersey Shore University Medical Center in Neptune; children’s hospitals - Joseph M. Sanzari Children’s Hospital in Hackensack, K. Hovnanian Children’s Hospital in Neptune; community hospitals - Ocean Medical Center in Brick, Riverview Medical Center in Red Bank, HackensackUMC Mountainside in Montclair, Palisades Medical Center in North Bergen, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Perth Amboy, Southern Ocean Medical Center in Manahawkin, Bayshore Community Hospital in Holmdel, Raritan Bay Medical Center in Old Bridge, and HackensackUMC at Pascack Valley in Westwood.
To learn more, visit www.hackensackmeridianhealth.org.