NP - Palliative Care


Healthcare - Providers/Locum Tenens


Paterson, New Jersey

Employment Type



A community hospital in Northern New Jersey is seeking a palliative care specialty nurse practitioner to join their team! This is a full time position with a competitive salary and hospital benefits including medical, dental, vision and a 403b retirement plan!

Compensation : $120000 - $140000
Job ID : 29148

Job Function:

  • Join a team with a Medical Director, collaborating physician and 2 other NPs focused on the palliative care division at the hospital
  •  This role would be primarily in the inpatient consult service, unless someone desires to do work in outpatient or community coverage
  • Monday-Friday schedule, open to customizing 8:30-4:30, 9-5 or 10-6
  • No in person weekends or overnights needed, only a call rotation via phone approx every 5-6 weeks (rarely ever get called - they accept no consults, no prescription refills over weekends)
  • Hospital could get anywhere from 0-10 consults in a day, most of the time each provider taking between 2-4 care meetings handling discussions of care plans
  • Company has extremely supportive culture, including a weekly 1-hr wellness meeting for the group to speak, share experiences and meditate  

Job Requirements:

  • Previous experience in palliative care as an NP Required
  • Active NJ license
  • Board Certification as a Family or Adult Nurse Practitioner
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