Family Nurse Practitioner, School Health (FNP)

Brooklyn, NY

Department: Nurse Job Number: 5297

Title: Family Nurse Practitioner, School Health (FNP)

Location: Brooklyn, NY

Industry: Healthcare

Occupational Category: Nurse

Hours: Full-time

Description: Hiring a Family Nurse Practitioner, School Health (FNP) for a top academic medical center. The Family Nurse Practitioner, School Health (FNP) will be responsible for practicing as a nurse practitioner consistent with what is considered standard primary care practice in general pediatrics and/or family medicine, including family planning. The Family Nurse Practitioner, School Health (FNP) will ensure high quality primary care is delivered and will be onsite at various clinics at various schools.

Responsibilities:

  • Provide comprehensive patient care and establish a family/school partnership to meet the needs of the patients on an ongoing basis; identify diagnoses and treat actual or potential health problems through case-finding, health-teaching and health counseling
  • Ensure high quality primary care is delivered cost-effectively, consistently
  • Provide appropriate specialist referrals, follow-up and hospitalization when indicated
  • Collaborate with health team to facilitate the highest quality of services
  • Evaluate patients and prescribe medications, treatments, referrals
  • Maintain electronic medical records in compliance with standards with high efficiency
  • Engage patient, family and cross-functional care teams in sustained health and well-being of the patient
  • Provide medical services to patients in accordance with network clinical policies
  • Participate in patient education and counseling services, especially about family planning, STD?S/HIV, preventive health and nutrition

Educational Requirements:

  • Current NYS license as a Nurse Practitioner (NP)
  • Master's Degree in Nursing

Experience Requirements:

  • Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) with pediatric experience or Pediatric Nurse Practitioner
  • Minimum 1 year experience in Primary Care in an outpatient setting required
  • Outpatient experience required
  • Primary care experience required
  • Experience working in an under-served community highly preferred
  • Spanish or Chinese speaking preferred
  • Comfortable speaking to parents, principals and administrative staff
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • No new grads
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