CarePoint Health Management Associates

Nurse Practitioner - GI & Hepatology

Job Locations US-NJ-Jersey City
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Location : Name
CarePoint Medical Group, Location: Jersey City, NJ

About Us

CarePoint Health is one of New Jersey’s leading health care systems comprised of three long-standing and highly-regarded hospitals – Bayonne Medical Center, Christ Hospital, and Hoboken University Medical Center. CarePoint united these three area hospitals to provide 360 degree coordinated care by integrating the medical facilities and physician networks associated with these institutions. With over 3,500 employees, CarePoint is the largest private employer in Hudson County, New Jersey, and each year provides care to over 300,000 individuals.


CarePoint prides itself on its patient-focused approach to care delivery, with an emphasis on preventative medicine, health education, and disease management. Leveraging its vast network of physicians and healthcare experts, CarePoint is quickly becoming recognized as a leader in the broader healthcare landscape as it pioneers creative solutions to address urgent population health needs.

What You'll Be Doing

The Nurse Practitioner (NP), under the general direction of the physician, will provide healthcare in a variety of clinical settings within their scope.


The successful candidate will / be able to:


  • Obtain a comprehensive health history through patient/family interviews and chart reviews; assess presenting illness, risk factors, and family history, psychosocial situation, and cultural factors; and performing thorough physical examination
  • Order/perform appropriate laboratory, diagnostic and other screening tests, including seek other information as needed, and consult with physicians and other clinicians for the evaluation of illness as needed
  • Integrate data to determine diagnosis and therapeutic plan, including identification of any health risks
  • Develop and implement treatment plan including, but not limited to prescribe/dispense medications in compliance with medical practice guidelines and state laws
  • Instruct patient/family regarding medications and treatments
  • Educate patients regarding health promotion/illness prevention
  • Recommend appropriate community resources to meet patient/family needs
  • Communicate appropriate information to other professionals and community agencies
  • Prepare documentation for medical records including updating patient medical chart by posting examination and test results, diagnosis, medications, and treatment in written format or electronically
  • Collaborate with physicians in managing medical needs of patient
  • Ensure an appropriate discharge plan. Facilitates implementation of discharge plan and discharge teaching and updates discharge plan in collaboration with the interdisciplinary team in accordance with patient’s clinical course and continuing needs to expedite post discharge care
  • Perform any and all other duties as assigned

What We're Looking For

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing and Master’s Degree in Nursing required
  • At least 2 year’s of experience practicing as an NP; previous experience in Acute Care Emergency Department or Urgent Care experience as a Nurse Practitioner preferred
  • Valid NJ Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner licenses required
  • Maintain all appropriate approvals to prescribe and dispense drugs under applicable New Jersey State and federal law (CDS DEA license)
  • Current ACLS and BLS certifications
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Courteous and compassion bedside manner
  • Bi-lingual English/Spanish a plus!

Indeed Sponsored Job Hashtags

• Competitive pay
• Medical, dental, and vision insurance
• 401k with Company match
• Generous paid time off
• Paid Holidays
• Tuition Reimbursement
• Advancement and career development opportunities
• Malpractice

Covid-19 and Influenza Vaccinations are a requirement for employment at CarePoint Health. If you are not currently vaccinated you will be required to receive the vaccination prior to hire date if you are offered employment, unless you request and receive an approved medical or religious exemption from CarePoint.

CarePoint Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, national origin, gender, age, religion, disability, sexual orientation, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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