Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital in New Brunswick is looking for a compassionate, knowledgeable and collaborative Nurse Practitioner to work part time with our long-established Inpatient Palliative Care Program caring for seriously ill and complex medically ill patients and their families. Duties include coordination and management of inpatient hospital consultations for the palliative care service and physician, staff and community education. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills required. 1-2 years palliative care experience preferred. Palliative Care Certification a plus but required within first year of employment. We are willing to train the right individual who is interested in dedicating their professional efforts to the care of and advocating for patients who would benefit from specialty level palliative care.
Education and Skills Required: Masters in Nursing as a Nurse Practitioner., Graduate level palliative care training preferred, Specialty level certification obtained within in first year of hire and maintained throughout employment.1-3 years palliative care experience preferred or experience with complex disease management and advance care planning. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, both verbal and written.