Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
The primary purpose of the Supervising Advanced Practice Nurse for Palliative Care is to provide a collaborative and interdisciplinary environment, contributes professional and clinical nursing expertise to nursing units and/or patient population to ensure the delivery of high quality nursing care. Scope of practice will encompass:
– Expert clinical practice
– Education/Coach to patients, families and other health care professionals
– Research/Change Agent
– Patient Advocacy
– Leadership/Mentorship clinical, professional and system-wide
Specifically, the advanced practice nurse with a palliative care specialty will provide consultative services.
Certified as an Advanced Practice Nurse in the State of New Jersey. Three (3) years of nursing experience in Emergency Department, Critical Care, Medical/Surgical or Perioperative services required. One (1) year of experience as an Advanced Practice Nurse in Emergency, Critical Care, Adult or Family preferred. Demonstrates effective leadership competencies to be carried out in the day-to-day activities of the department. One (1) year of supervisory/managerial experience preferred. Board Certified Advanced Certified Hospice and Palliative Nurse (ACHPN) required. BLS (CPR) required. Computer literacy required.
University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package. Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V. For more information, visit www.uhnj.org/hrweb.
Internal Number: 19NSH99446
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