Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Capital Health is the region's leader in providing progressive, quality patient care with significant investments in our exceptional physicians, nurses and staff, as well as advanced technology. Comprising two hospitals (our Regional Medical Center in Trenton and Capital Health Medical Center – Hopewell), our Hamilton outpatient facility and various primary and specialty care practices across the region, Capital Health is a dynamic healthcare resource accredited by The Joint Commission.
A four-time Magnet®-recognized health system for nursing excellence, Capital Health serves as a Level II regional trauma center, comprehensive stroke center, regional perinatal center (including a Level III NICU), and emergency mental health screening center. We also offer the region's first and most experienced Pediatric Emergency Department and most recently, New Jersey's first Autism-Friendly Pediatric Emergency Department. Capital Health takes great pride in our innovative programs, such as our Capital Institute for Neurosciences; nationally accredited Center for Comprehensive Breast Care; Center for Digestive Health; Marjorie G. Ernest Joint Replacement Center of Excellence; award-winning Cancer Center; and our Heart & Vascular Institute, which includes the region's first accredited Chest Pain Center.
Provides management and oversight of nursing/clinical staff and patient care functions.
Communicates and meets regularly with physicians and rehabilitation therapists to discuss patient progress and plan of action for patients out of work and those on modified/alternate duty.
Evaluates and coordinates patient and corporate client occupational health needs and makes recommendations for implementation.
Functions as an "inside" sales representative and exercises discretion and judgment in advising corporate clients of clinical issues, how to maintain regulatory compliance, and building strong professional relationships.
Designs, implements and monitors clinical/nursing policies, procedures and forms. Provides interpretation for policies.
Monitors center's utilization review and quality management assessment instruments and procedures, including preparing reports, statistics and ensuring compliance with NJDOH, NJDEP, JCAHO and other regulatory agencies.
Reviews medical records and ensures that documentation is accurate, complete and in compliance with all regulatory standards. Supervises release of medical records. Monitors center's infection control, quality assurance, performance improvement and safety programs.
Ensures quality, cost-effective medical care and communicates outcomes to patients, employers, insurance carriers and other parties.
Maintains and uses the computerized workers' compensation tracking program and other databases to ensure quality care, to monitor client injuries/illnesses and unproductive time in conjunction with Workers' Compensation Representative, and to generate reports for clients.
Provides direct nursing care based on need, and acts as a role model and resource person for other staff members. Triages patients for medical staff.
Coordinates on- and off-site service programs and ancillary services when needed.
Coordinates the design and implementation of in-service training and other education.
Graduate of accredited school of nursing.
Three years of job-related experience in an occupational health setting.
Two years of supervisory experience.
Strong computer skills and reasoning ability.
Knowledge of NJ Workers' Compensation Statute, OSHA, US DOT and CDC standards.
We offer competitive compensation and benefits that include:
Low employee expense for medical and dental insurance
403b savings and retirement program
Educational assistance program
Find out why our 3000+ employees have chosen Capital Health.
Yale New Haven Health System, through its Yale-New Haven, Bridgeport and Greenwich Delivery Networks, provides comprehensive, cost effective, advanced patient care characterized by safety and clinical and service quality.
Yale New Haven Health System, in affiliation with the Yale University School of Medicine and other universities and colleges, educates health professionals and advances clinical care.
In all of its work, YNHHS is committed to the communities it has the privilege of serving.