Advanced Practice Nurse
Cooper University Health Care
 Camden, NJ

Short Description

The Advanced Practice Nurse assumes responsibility for advanced nursing practice

within a clinical specialty.

In consultation with other members of the health care team, strengthens nursing practice

and promotes positive patient outcomes.

Responsibilities include clinical practice, staff and patient education, and research.

The Advanced Practice Nurse serves as a significant member of the multidisciplinary

health care team in the inpatient, outpatient and community settings.

Special Requirements



Graduate from a master's level program.

Graduate from an NLN approved School of Nursing


Required License/Certifications/ Registration:

NJ RN License.

NJ APN License.

Certificate in Specialty area as needed.

Current BLS certification.

Other Qualifications:

Demonstrates effective written and oral communication skills and interpersonal skills.

Prescriptive practice is based on the development of written joint protocols with collaborating physician.

These protocols are reviewed, updated and signed yearly.

Receives approval from the Nurse Credentialing Committee.