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Northwell Health Nurse Practitioner in Staten Island, New York

Req Number 002T4O

Job Description


Performs a variety

of functions and technical procedures necessary for the care of patients across the continuum. Utilizes the

processes of assessment, diagnosis, treatment, follow-up, and outcome

evaluation. Works within the scope of

practice of a nurse practitioner.


  1. General

core privileges:


Obtains, documents and updates medical

history. Identifies health risks and needs. Performs physical examinations

and conducts preventive screening procedures based on age and history. Formulates

a differential diagnosis and plan of care based on history, physical

examination, and clinical findings.


Identifies needs of the individual,

family, or community.



and interprets diagnostic tests. Identifies, prescribes, and administers

pharmacological therapies.


Determines effectiveness of the plan

of care through documentation of patient care outcomes. Reassesses and modifies

plan of care as necessary to achieve medical and health goals.


Participates in research process, administers

investigational therapy, and applies evidence based practices.


Makes referrals to other health

professionals and community agencies. Admits/discharges to appropriate



Discusses advanced directives/end of

life issues. Signs death certificates, as necessary.

  1. Operational



Participates in team meetings and

conferences to enhance an interdisciplinary approach to primary health care



Serves on departmental and

multidisciplinary committees, which influence or determine policies affecting

nursing practice.


Participates in and develops projects

and unit-based quality improvement programs, as well as standards of care and



Participates in approved medical and

nursing research studies.


Maintains current level of knowledge

relative to professional practice.


Maintains all required professional

documentation, such as license, certifications, infection control, ACLS/BLS,

DEA as well as system requirements.


Acts as resource to staff and

implements educational programs.

*ADA Essential Functions




Master's Degree in a Nurse

Practitioner Program, required.


Current license to practice as a

Registered Professional Nurse AND

a Nurse Practitioner New York State.


National Board Certification in

specialty area, required. Certification to be obtained within ONE (1) year of hire. Board Certification is to match area of



Has a collaborative practice agreement

with designated protocols filed with NYS Department of Education OR collaborative relationship

attestation as per the Nurse Practitioner Modernization Act 2015.


Previous experience relevant to the

area of clinical practice, preferred.