Nurse Practitioner, Visiting Physicians Service of the VNA Health Group - MIddlesex County - NurseRecruiter.com
Nurse Practitioner, Visiting Physicians Service of the VNA Health Group - MIddlesex County
NP - other
New Brunswick, New Jersey
Permanent
Visiting Nurse Association Health Group

Visiting Nurse Association Health Group

Visiting Nurse Association Health Group is one of the largest and most trusted not-for-profit providers of home health, visiting physicians, hospice and community-based care. Our newly formed research and innovation institutes are advancing new models of care while our strong partnerships with the region’s leading health systems bring together a network of clinical expertise focused on helping you achieve your best level of health. Among our many awards of distinction, we are a Best Place to Work(TM) three years running. How do we know? Our employees say so...

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Nurse Practitioner, Visiting Physicians Service of the VNA Health Group - MIddlesex County

For over 100 years the VNA Health Group has been a leader in providing the best in home health and hospice care to patients throughout New Jersey, Ohio, and Florida. In spite of our long-standing history as a top compassionate and skilled clinical organization, we're also innovative. Utilizing the latest in technology and putting a focus on people development is what has made us a Best Place to Work (TM) three years running!

Visiting Physician Services, is a physician-based medical house call practice headquartered in Holmdel serving homebound patients throughout New Jersey.  Our practice is comprised of physicians, nurse practitioners and physician assistants with the mission of treating elderly, frail, homebound patients with dignity and compassion .

We are currently looking for a Nurse Practitioner to join our team. The position would be responsible for ensuring delivery of high quality care practices in the treatment of symptoms and promoting the highest quality of life for homebound patients and their families.

Here are the main duties of the NP position for VPS of VNAHG:

-Focus on developing positive interpersonal relationship with co-workers
-Assesses, diagnoses and develops appropriate plan of care to treat homebound patients
-Monitors the patient’s condition and responsiveness to the treatment provided
-Acts as an agency representative with patients and their families as well as with other health agencies, groups and organizations
-Adheres to agency infection control and safety policies
-Adheres to the organization’s policy in regards to absenteeism and appearance

Requirements
The ideal candidate for the NP position will have the following qualifications:

-Master’s degree in Nursing required from an NLN accredited program
-Licensure as an Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) in NJ with prescriptive authority; maintain a CDS and DEA
National certification as an Adult or Geriatric Nurse Practitioner
2+ years of APN experience and/or significant experience as a registered nurse
-Excellent communication, organizational and interpersonal skills
-Strong computer skills

 
The VNA Health Group is an equal opportunity employer.
Location
New Brunswick, New Jersey 08901
Profession
Nurse Practitioner
Specialty
Other
Employment Type
Permanent
Start Date
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