Johns Hopkins Medicine Primary Care / Substance Use Disorder Nurse Practitioner in Baltimore, Maryland

Primary Care / Substance Use Disorder Nurse Practitioner

Apply
Johns Hopkins Community Physicians,
Baltimore, MD
Requisition # 155513
Rotating Shift
Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Not Required

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.

The Primary Care / Substance Use Disorder Nurse Practitioner is responsible for facilitating delegated administrative and clinical activities at East Baltimore Medical Center. This person possesses the clinical and management knowledge and ability to care for patients with substance abuse disorders and assist other health care team members in patient care situations. He/she facilitates interpretation/implementation of policies and standards.

Knowledge:

  • Clinical expertise related to patient population.

  • Capability to use computers.

  • Knowledge of management and education principles.

  • Knowledge of current health care environment.

  • Knowledge of general policies and procedures governing substance abuse treatment programs.

Skills:

  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing, with all members of the interdisciplinary health care team to enhance collaboration and problem solving.

  • Ability to incorporate into practice advanced clinical and theoretical concepts with patients, families, nursing staff, and other disciplines.

  • Ability to analyze, synthesize, and summarize information to make judgments regarding patient care.

  • Ability to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing in order to provide information to patients and health care personnel.

  • Must have high level of analytical ability necessary to gather, interpret and communicate data related to patient evaluations and ongoing treatment.

  • Must have interpersonal skills necessary to provide counseling and treatment to patients and to coordinate patient’s status.

Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law. Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.