Nurse Practitioner


MMG - SPECIALITY CARE, PC Wall Requisition # 2020-80248 ShiftDay StatusFull Time with Benefits Weekend WorkNo Weekends Required HolidaysNo Holidays Required On CallOn-Call Commitment Required Shift Hoursvaried Address1350 Campus Parkway, Wall, 07753

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Overview

Provide palliative care for identified palliative care patients primarily in the inpatient setting at Ocean Medical Center, Brick, New Jersey, but also potential to provide palliative care in other settings, including long-term care facilities and the home. Consult and assist with the referring physician, the acute care team, and other members of interdisciplinary team to coordinate the patient's plan of care. Provide consultation in palliative care, symptom management and supportive care to meet the needs of the patient as requested by the referring physician.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities

Prepare and maintain accurate patient records, charts and documents to support the medical practice and reimbursement for services provided.

 

Establish relationships with existing palliative care teams, partner companies, medical directors, HMH physicians, community physicians, nurses and other team members as well as community members to build a culture of collaboration and clinically integrated care across the continuum.

 

Proactively identify opportunities to improve the patient and family experience of care and to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of resource use throughout Hackensack Meridian Health.

 

Develop outreach programs for community agencies and health care settings (such as nursing homes), as appropriate. 

 

Educate and assist Hackensack Meridian Health team members on end of life, palliative care, and oncology through quarterly interdisciplinary lectures/seminars to Hackensack Meridian Health team members.

 

Participate in community outreach presentations to interested groups or community advisory committees at each hospital site.

 

Participate in weekly Palliative Care team meetings to review active cases.

 

Participate in monthly and periodic team meetings for the operational and administrative functions of the Palliative Care Services.

  

Be available on an as needed basis to support other team members with clinical advice and assist with physician communication needs.

  

Be available on an as needed basis to support educational and outreach goals of palliative care.

  

Act as spokesperson for Palliative Care Services.

  

Be available on an as needed basis to support educational and outreach goals of Palliative Care Services.

 

Attend Bioethics Committee meetings at the Meridian Health hospitals as requested.

 

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