NJ Employer ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSE in Runnemede, New Jersey

SHORT DESCRIPTION: The Advanced Practice Nurse or Physician Assistant is a skilled person, with qualified academic and clinical education to provide patient care and services. Part Time Weekend Position at Cooper Urgent Care Description: * A wonderful opportunity for an experienced Advanced Practice Nurse/Physician Assistant looking to serve patients in a busy urgent care setting. * Part Time Weekend Commitment: Must commit to three out of four weekends per month. * Shift Type/Hours: Part Time, Weekends 9a-5p * Qualifications include a minimum of 2 years of experience as an APN or Physician Assistant in the urgent care or fast track ED setting. * Provide care to a variety of common urgent and non-urgent health conditions for all ages. Experience must include ability to independently perform common minor procedures including suturing, draining abscesses, interpreting x-rays, etc. * Ability to function autonomously, ability to assess acuity of patients, to diagnose and treat common minor illnesses/conditions such as URI, UTI, sprains and strains, back pain, lacerations, abscesses, acute pain conditions, etc. * Must be board certified and licensed to practice in the state of New Jersey SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS: Scheduled Days / Hours: varies; Education: Masters Degree in Nursing. License (or Certification): Current New Jersey license as a Registered Nurse and APN and a current BLS certification.Must maintain certification by the New Jersey State Board of Nursing as an Advanced Practice Nurse. Certain assignments may require advance certification (i.e. ACLS, NALS, PALS).Cooper University Health Care is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of gender, race, age, religion, physical or mental disability, marital status, Veteran status, national origin, or any other category protected by federal or state law