Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey is looking for an Advanced Practice Nurse for the Federally Qualified Health Center (FQHC) and serve as a primary care provider and a leader in Rutgers Community Health Center (RCHC). As a member of the care delivery team, the APN will manage the total healthcare needs of a population. This individual will collaborate with APN colleagues, physicians and other members of the care delivery team, and will mentor and oversee the practice of nursing staff in the FQHC. Success of their role will be measured by triple aim: quality, satisfaction, and effective and efficient utilization of resources.
Participates in a collegial relationship with the physicians, nurses and other health care professionals, in addition, expected to precept students, participate in FQHC activities including but not limited to Quality Improvement Peer Reviews.
Minimum Education and Experience:
*Master’s Degree in Nursing *Board certified as a Nurse Practitioner (Family Practice) by a national accredited certifying body. *Two (2) years experience as an Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) *Registered and licensed as an Advanced Practice Nurse in the State of New Jersey
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:
*Excellent verbal skills for communicating effectively and clearly with patients, families and the care delivery team *Demonstrated ability to work over scheduled time
*Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Physical Demands and Work Environment:
Position requires lifting 1/3 of the time up to 10 pounds, and under 1/3 of the time up to 25 pounds.
Some exposure (less than 1/3 of the time) to blood borne pathogens requiring the use of personal protective equipment; some potential exposure (less than 1/3 of the time) to hazardous waste.
Posting Number: 19ST2210
Location: Newark (RBHS)
Internal Number: 89602
About Rutgers University
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, is a leading national public research university and the state's preeminent, comprehensive public institution of higher education. Rutgers is dedicated to teaching that meets the highest standards of excellence; to conducting research that breaks new ground; and to turning knowledge into solutions for local, national, and global communities. As it was at our founding in 1766, the heart of our mission is preparing students to become productive members of society and good citizens of the world. Rutgers teaches across the full educational spectrum: preschool to precollege; undergraduate to graduate and postdoctoral; and continuing education for professional and personal advancement. Rutgers is New Jersey's land-grant institution and one of the nation's foremost research universities, and as such, we educate, make discoveries, serve as an engine of economic growth, and generate ideas for improving people's lives.