Acute Care Spine/Ortho Nurse Practitioner Evenings

  • NYU Langone Medical Center
  • NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital
  • Aug 02, 2017
Full time Nurse Practitioner

Job Description

Job ID: 1035748_RR00014469
Area of Talent: Nursing
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular
Location: NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital
Shift: 12:00 PM to 10:00 PM variable hours

The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center is one of the nation’s leading orthopaedic and rheumatologic, specialty hospitals dedicated to the prevention and treatment of musculoskeletal diseases. The hospital provides some of the most advanced orthopaedic programs in the region for musculoskeletal disorders and the largest pediatric orthopaedic program in New York City. HJD is consistently ranked among the leading orthopaedic centers nationwide by U.S. News and World Report. Our expert physicians combine extensive experience and research with the latest technology for bone and joint problems that affect patient’s ability to function. We specialize in the following areas: Orthopaedic Surgery Rheumatology Neurology Radiology.

We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as an Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Ortho/Spine – Evenings (HJD)
To qualify you must have a Master’s Degree in Nursing, Board Certified Acute Nurse Practitioner with prescriptive privileges plus 5 years of acute care RN experience. Prior NP experience is preferred. Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills a must. The successful candidate will manage the care of patients on the Spine and Ortho inpatient units; provide patient/staff education and develop practice protocols. The NP will also work in a collaborative practice caring for adult patients post operatively. Responsibilities include performing physical assessments and therapeutic and diagnostic procedures; discharge planning and coordinating patient care with other members of the interdisciplinary health care team. Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.

The Hospital for Joint Diseases (HJD) at NYU Langone Medical Center is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, age, religion, creed, disability, military and veteran status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
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