The Society of Psychiatric 
Advanced Practice Nurses

Job Op: Princeton Healthcare System

  • 10/06/2017 1:31 AM
    Message # 5298017
    Suzanne Drake (Administrator)

    Princeton HealthCare System is a leading provider of healthcare services. As a respected nonprofit, community teaching system, we offer compassionate care supported by advanced technologies and an outstanding medical staff. Over 97% of our physicians have achieved board certification, the hallmark of professional excellence. Through our academic and clinical affiliations with institutions including The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, we are setting new standards in diagnostic and treatment protocols and achieving successful clinical outcomes for our patients. Princeton HealthCare System is Redefining Care through our commitment to delivering an exceptional level of clinical care and individualized caring for each and every patient.

    Princeton HealthCare System is currently searching for a Full TimeDays, Advanced Nurse Practitioner - Psych Certified to work in conjunction with the Princeton Medicine Staff at Princeton HealthCare System.

    Position Summary: Provides continuous and comprehensive services necessary for the promotion of optimal mental health, prevention and treatment of psychiatric disorders and health maintenance, including prescription of medication and administration of psychotherapy.  Working with patients who suffer from varied and numerous physical and behavioral issues.  Provides care to patient with co-morbities such as diabetes, heart disease, cancer, depression, grief and anxiety.  Works collaboratively with physicians at Princeton Medicine.


    All PHCS employees are required to receive an annual influenza vaccine unless granted a medical or religious exemption.


    -       Advanced Practice Nursing Degree from an accredited nursing school and all of the education required to have achieved such a degree

    -       Active New Jersey State RN License

    -       Active New Jersey State Advanced Practice Nursing Certification

    -       Psychiatric Mental Health, Board Certified

    -       American Nurses Credentialing Center Certification

    -       Have or be in the process of obtaining DEA and NJ Controlled Dangerous Substances licenses

    -       Advanced skills in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio)

    -       Strong interest in Health Information Technology and the ability to master a practice management system, electronic health record, population management software, and other reporting systems.

    -       Ability to function independently with regards to most clinical decision making

    -       Clinical expertise in Medication Management, Individual Psychotherapy, Group Psychotherapy, Couples Psychotherapy, Psychiatric Evaluations

    -       Project management experience

    -       Knowledge and awareness of hospital structure, medical terminology and coding

    -       Professionalism and a customer service orientation, a teamwork approach, flexibility, and problem-solving skills

    -       Demonstrated leadership, interpersonal and communication skills


    - At least two (2) to five (5) years of experience

    - Supervisory experience

    - Addictions Board Certified

    - Tobacco Dependence Treatment Specialist

    - Clinical expertise in Bariatric Pre and Post Psychiatric Evaluation

    To apply:

    Join Princeton HealthCare System family and be a part of Redefining Care in our community! Princeton HealthCare System is a qualified employer under the rules of the Government Public Service Loan Forgiveness program & an Equal Opportunity Employer EOE M/F/D/V 


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