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365128 Advanced Nurse Practiti

Penn Medicine
Plainsboro, NJ 08536
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Penn Medicine Princeton Health is looking for an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner for the Clinical Decision Unit/ Attending Directive Services Dept. The Nurse Practitioner provides direct and indirect patient care, admission support, and consult services in collaboration with the physicians in the acute inpatient setting and the Observation unit at PennMedicine Princeton Medical Center.Additional Responsibilities include: - Independently evaluate patients requiring admission to either the inpatient or observation unit. - Promotes objective and timely evaluation basedon set criteria and clinical acumen.Performs physical examination and documents findings.- Independently assesses and follows patient and documents admission note, progress note, discharge note. Orders appropriate medications,laboratory assessments and imaging in collaboration with the Attending physician.- Communicates findings and care plan with patient, family and others in the care team.- Reviews patient history with the patient and family and PC P and /or specialists, as detailed in unit protocol and best practice. Obtains andreviews prior records from recent hospitalizations and/or outpatient visits, and coordinates discharge planning and ensures proper transition ofcare. Communicates discharge/transfer information to appropriate providers. Perform patient and family education as needed.

Advanced Nurse Practice Degree from an accredited nursing school and all of the education required to have achieved such a degree. Active NP licensure in the State of NJ. \nAcute care track preferred. Board certification as appropriate.\n\nAt least 2 years’ experience in acute inpatient care is required. Experience in emergency medicine, cardiac, cardiothoracic or medical intensive care unit required.\n\nActive New Jersey State Advanced Nurse Practitioner license required\nAmerican Nurses Credentialing Center Certification / License required\nDrug Enforcement Administration (DEA) and NJ Controlled Dangerous Substances licenses required\nBasic Life Support (BLS) certification required\nAdvanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) certification required\nAcute care certification preferred


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Posted: 2020-01-16 Expires: 2020-04-13

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365128 Advanced Nurse Practiti

Penn Medicine
Plainsboro, NJ 08536

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Median Salary: $110,930

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