This position reports directly to the Assistant Director of Student
Health Services (SHS) and provides on-site primary care and case
management services including in-depth health assessment and
treatment for common health problems of students. The incumbent
will manage complex cases and serve as a strong and knowledgeable
liaison between other University student support services and
coordinating the efforts of the University case manager,
psychological counselors, office of disability services, dean of
students, and Athletics departments (and others) all in support of
student wellbeing and success.Clinical decision making for
identified health problems is done in consultation with a backup
physician following jointly agreed upon written practice protocols.
The incumbent provides on-going follow-up for health problems,
including formal and informal health teaching and counseling about
health issues with students. The Adult Nurse Practitioner will also
provide emergency care to students and University personnel.
Practice is in accordance with approved nursing practice as
established by the NJ Board for Nursing.