Family Health Centers at NYU Langone, a designated Level 3 Medical Home, is the largest federally qualified health center network in New York State, and the second largest in the nation. It includes nine primary care sites, 33 school-based health centers and dental clinics, four day care centers, the nation's largest dental residency program, and New York State's largest behavioral health program. The network also includes 12 community medicine sites providing care to disenfranchised New Yorkers, comprehensive HIV services, chemical dependency programs, and a family support center that offers educational, vocational, and other social support programs. Learn more about Family Health Centers at NYU Langone.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our team as a School Health Nurse Practitioner! In this role, the successful candidate provides physical examination, diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions, immunizations, management of chronic diseases, preventive health care and referrals for comprehensive health care in a school based health clinic. Role will be based out of South Shore High School. (www.localschooldirectory.com/public-school/3002262/NY) and will be a year-round schedule.
Collaborates with School Health Providers and Director regarding case management issues and site specific issues
Functions as a child health advocate; provides health education and counseling, as appropriate
Communicates the findings of health and developmental assessments to parents. Identifies and manages acute illness and chronic medical conditions. Refers for specialty services as needed
Performs periodic physical examinations, developmental assessments and health screenings
Identifies the health status of student by eliciting an age appropriate health and developmental history
Maintains statistical information and provides information for reports
Precepts Nurse Practitioner students as appropriate
Coordinates services in a school based setting
Serves as a resource person for orientation and staff development of School Health personnel
Assesses responsibility for maintaining positive professional channels of communication with the School Based Health Care Team
Supervises non-medical personnel performance; makes recommendations and/or takes disciplinary action as necessary; confers with Director regarding implementation of disciplinary actions and/or terminations
Demonstrates knowledge and skills necessary to provide care based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety and age-related criteria pertinent to the patients served in his/her assigned area
Master's Degree in Advanced Practice Nursing
Current New York State Registered Nurse and Nurse Practitioner licenses (or willing to obtain)
Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) or Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP)
Ability to work autonomously as a Nurse Practitioner, as the NPs generally are the only health providers onsite
Experience as an NP treating Peds patients in either a school-based setting or a primary care clinic setting
Qualified candidates must be able to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization.
Family Health Centers at NYU Langone's network provides its staff with far more than just a place to work. Rather, we are an institution you can be proud of, an institution where you'll feel good about devoting your time and your talents.
NYU Langone Hospital-Brooklyn is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer committed to diversity and inclusion in all aspects of recruiting and employment. All qualified individuals are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration without regard to race, color, gender, gender identity or expression, sex, sexual orientation, transgender status, gender dysphoria, national origin, age, religion, disability, military and veteran status, marital or parental status, citizenship status, genetic information or any other factor which cannot lawfully be used as a basis for an employment decision. We require applications to be completed online.
NYU Langone Health is a world-class, patient-centered, integrated academic medical center, known for its excellence in clinical care, research, and education. Included in the 200+ locations throughout the New York area are five inpatient locations: Tisch Hospital, its flagship acute-care facility; Rusk Rehabilitation, ranked as one of the top 10 rehabilitation programs in the country; NYU Langone Orthopedic Hospital, a dedicated inpatient orthopedic hospital with all musculoskeletal specialties ranked top 10 in the country; Hassenfeld Children's Hospital at NYU Langone, a comprehensive pediatric hospital supporting a full array of children's health services; and NYU Langone Hospital—Brooklyn, a full-service teaching hospital and level 1 trauma center located in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. Also part of NYU Langone Health is the Laura and Isaac Perlmutter Cancer Center, a National Cancer Institute–designated cancer center, and NYU School of Medicine, which since 1841 has trained thousands of physicians and scientists who have helped to shape the course of medical history.