Nurse Practitioner, Hospice PD


MERIDIAN HOME CARE Edison Requisition # 2020-86863 ShiftDay StatusPer Diem Weekend WorkWeekends as Needed HolidaysNo Holidays Required On CallNo On-Call Required Shift Hoursvaries Address65 James Street, Edison, 08820

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Overview

How have you impacted someone’s life today? At Hackensack Meridian Health, our nursing teams are focused on changing the lives of our patients by providing the highest level of care each and every day. From our hospitals, rehab centers and occupational health teams to our long-term care centers and at-home care capabilities, our complete spectrum of nursing services will allow you to apply your skills in multiple settings while building your career all within New Jersey’s premier healthcare system.

At Hackensack Meridian Health at Home, we recognize our clinicians by offering a Total Rewards package including:

Comprehensive Health Benefits, generous Paid Time Off, Travel Reimbursement as well as an investment in your future with a 401k match and Tuition Reimbursement.

For further rewards offered, please visit www.TEAMHMH.COM

Responsibilities

 

Responsible for rendering professional nursing care to patients in their home by assessing, developing, implementing and evaluating assigned patients in keeping with organization policies and procedures, external regulations, and the Advanced Practice Act.

  • Clinical decisions are made utilizing professional standards of care and code of ethics and provide for safe and effective patient outcomes.  Document clinical decisions in an appropriate manner.
  • Assure assessment, planning, intervention and evaluation of patient care are in accordance with policy and procedure, Advanced Practice Act and Medicare guidelines.  Utilize a holistic manner in caring for patients/significant others.  Assure safe patient care is provided.
  • Implement specific teaching strategies to meet goals established on the patient plan of care.  Assure appropriate teaching strategies, consistent with goals and plans, are documented in the medical chart.
  • Assure documentation of assessment, interventions and planning meet the needs of the patient, family and all regulatory bodies.
  • Communicate pertinent patient information to physicians and RN Case Managers.  Complete Attestation documentation per Conditions of Participation (COP) for appropriate hospice patients.  Act as liaison among physician and other members of the health care team to ensure effective coordination of care.
  • Maintain awareness of new/updated standards and incorporate them into his/her nursing practice throughout the continuum of care.  Demonstrate knowledge of current practices’ guidelines in documentation in the medical chart.
  • Provide on-call coverage for designated shift when required.  Maintain phone contact with offices as appropriate.  Respond to call within designated time frames and physician orders.

 

Qualifications

Knowledge, Education and Skills Required:

 

  1. Master’s Degree
  2. Two (2) to Four (4) Years Nurse Practitioner Experience
  3. Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite

 

Knowledge, Education and Skills Preferred:

 

  1. Hospice Experience

 

Required Certification/Licensing:  

 

  1. NJ RN License
  2. NJ Nurse Practitioner Certification

 

Our Network

As a courtesy to assist you in your job search, we would like to send your resume to other areas of our Hackensack Meridian Health network who may have current openings that fit your skills and experience.