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Job Summary
  • Company:
  • Location:
    Philadelphia, PA 19103
  • Job Status/Type:
    Full Time
  • Job Category:
  • Occupations:
  • Industry:
    Healthcare Services
  • Work Experience:
    5+ to 7 Years
  • Education:
    Bachelor's Degree
  • Reference Code:

Nurse Practitioner (216633-893)

Regardless of your career specialty, when you work within the NewCourtland Network, you’ll have the opportunity to share in our vision of elevating quality of life for seniors throughout Philadelphia. When you excel in your profession, we can excel in ours—and that means everything to those we serve. At NewCourtland, you’ll find a respectful and supportive environment, top salaries, an impressive benefits portfolio, and the chance to enrich our community.

The Nurse Practitioner will provide care to seniors in the nursing home including diagnosis, treatments and consultations.  This individual will be responsible and accountable for evaluation, follow-up, and health education regarding residents that are admissions, readmissions, experiencing an acute episode. 

Essential Duties:
  • Initiate, evaluate, review and change orders for selected medications and diagnostic studies/treatments within attending physician supervision and approved protocols.
  •  Perform health histories, physical exams and patient teaching.
  • Order, interpret and follow up on lab tests and results. 
  • Review admissions/readmissions within established timeframes after admission to assure continuity of orders, complete physical assessment and communicate with responsible party as follow-up after admission.
  • Attend care conference, morning meeting and other resident care conferences upon request

Experience Required

The qualified candidate must be have a Bachelor degree in Nursing from accredited college/university; graduate of a certified or accredited Nurse Parctitioner Program. The candidate must have 5-7 years nursing experience with 3 years experience as Nurse Practitioner with the geriatric population, preferably in a long-term care setting.

NewCourtland is Defining the Future of Senior Services, and offers you the chance to define your future as a Nurse Practitioner in its Network.