Post-Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (NP) Job in Edison, New Jersey

Nurse Practitioner - Post-Acute Care

Teamhealth - Edison Area Post-Acute Care Practice

Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Post-Acute Care

Job Description

Are you an experienced post-acute care nurse practitioner (NP) who aims to make a difference in the lives of your patients by providing quality care? TeamHealth needs someone like you! We are seeking a part-time nurse practitioner (NP) to work in a skilled nursing facility environment rounding on patients 3 to 4 day a week. This job includes the flexibility to set your own schedule, autonomy over your practice, uncapped earning potential and the opportunity to build a position that matches your ideal lifestyle and career goals.

Located in the beautiful community of Morristown, New Jersey, you will have the opportunity to work in a vibrant and diverse area. Morristown offers a rich history, cultural attractions, and a thriving downtown area with a variety of shops, restaurants, and entertainment options.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform primary care in a skilled nursing facility setting for short term and long-term patients
  • Manage chronic disease, diagnose illness and medical conditions, and implement plan of care
  • Order and interpret lab results
  • Prescribe and monitor medications
  • Consult with physicians and coordinate patient care with other healthcare providers
  • Educate patients and their caregivers on coping skills to handle chronic and age-related conditions
  • Build relationships with your patients, patients' family members, and facility staff to facilitate effective treatment delivery
  • Promote healthy lifestyle changes
Desired Attributes:
  • Critical thinking skills
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to collaborate with the healthcare team
  • Strong clinical skills, work ethic, and ability to work independently
  • Adaptability and flexibility to address the fluctuations that occur during the aging process and with chronic illness
  • Empathy, compassion and ability to connect and engage with your patients.
  • 2+ years of experience in a post-acute care setting required
  • Valid NP license in the state of New Jersey
  • Valid DEA w/prescriptive authority in the state of New Jersey
Don't let this opportunity slip away; apply today!

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Other Details

Job ID: 7ccc4a79-4929-4812-8553-d01c882166cd

Practice Type: Employee

Employment Type: Permanent - Part Time

Open to Search Firm Solicitations: No

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Hiring Organization

Teamhealth - Edison Area Post-Acute Care Practice
Edison, New Jersey 07960

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