Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Seeking a board certified APN or PA who has graduated an accredited program within the past 6 months to 1 year. For APNs, critical care nursing experience preferred. NJ license is mandatory and prior surgical experience is preferred. This position will be responsible for overnight coverage and management of the Surgical Intensive Care Unit. Independence with invasive procedures is preferred. ACLS and BLS, CDS, DEA required.
Ideal candidate will have 1-3 years of critical care experience. Candidate should possess effective time management and critical care skills. Must be able to adapt and adjust to a large volume acute patient population. Skills with procedures such as central line placement, arterial line placement and chest tube placement are preferable. Experience with ultrasound guided line placement preferred. Position will manage Surgical ICU patients including Trauma, Neurosurgical and Acute Care Surgery patients. This is a night position.