Northwell Health Nurse Practitioner in Staten Island, New York
Req Number 002T4O
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.
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
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.
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
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
REQUIRED EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
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.
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