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University Hospital

Job Title: Advanced Practice Nurse
Job Reference: University Hospital
Job Location: Newark , New Jersey
Job Category: Wound Care
Job Description: Graduate to University Hospital!
A Level 1 Trauma Center providing innovative healthcare and quality services.

Located at University Heights in Newark, New Jersey, University Hospital is the principal teaching hospital of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences as well a regional resource for advanced services across many complex medical specialties.

Dedicated to patient care, research, and educating the physicians of tomorrow, University Hospital is one of New Jersey's most outstanding hospitals.

We invite qualified candidates to join us in the following role:

Advanced Practice Nurse, Wound Care Center

Qualifications: A current Registered/Professional Nurse license and registration in the State of New Jersey is required. Completion of an educational program which is designed and conducted to prepare graduates to practice as an NP/APN with a masterís degree in nursing and eligible for certification by a national certifying body. Evidence of excellent interpersonal skills, effective communication skills, and creative problem solving are essential. A minimum of two (2) years of clinical nursing experience and current BLS certification are required. Experience as a Wound Care Nurse strongly preferred.

Responsibilities: The Advanced Practice Nurse (APN) is a skilled health provider who through a written collaborative practice agreement with a physician is credentialed through the Medical Staff Office. As a member of the Medical Staff the APN demonstrates standards of professional practice that includes ethical decision making, job activities related to quality assessment/improvement, self-evaluation, leadership and research. The APN is self-directed and purposeful in seeking necessary knowledge and skills to develop and maintain competency. The APN in the Medical Practice utilizes critical judgment in the performance of comprehensive health assessments, differential diagnosis and the prescribing of pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatments in the direct management of patients diagnosed with a variety of Medical conditions/diseases. The APN practice will promote wellness through conducting research, providing education and works autonomously as well as in interdisciplinary teams as resources and consultants.

University Hospital offers a competitive salary & comprehensive benefits package.

Apply today online at

Job Reference : 081318

University Hospital
Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V

Skills/Keywords: Wound Care
Advance Practice Nurse
Employment Type:
  • Full Time
Salary: Unspecified
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Degree: Masters
Experience (year):

Post Date: 8/13/18

Contact Information

Company: University Hospital