Allied Health Sciences
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT / NURSE PRACTITIONER - VASCULAR SURGERY
40 hour position requires day, evening, night, and weekend coverage flexibility.
Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant or APRN Program
Current Connecticut PA/APRN license
Board Certified or Eligible (If eligible-certification must be accomplished
within 3 months of hire). Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s preferred for PA position Master's required for APRN position.
Demonstrated ability of positive interaction with the medical/nursing
staff and other members of the multidisciplinary team. This position works closely with surgical residents. Surgical experience preferred but will consider new graduate.
Provides quality, holistic and cost-effective advanced practice care for patients, families, and others in the vascular and thoracic surgical population and participates in the surgical and medical management of patients to achieve and/or maintain optimal health status, manage disease and reduce risk of illness. Duties will include, patient management and crisis intervention on the surgical and critical care units primarily including, but not limited to, the vascular and thoracic patient population, as well as discharge planning, and in-patient and emergency department consultations. This position may require assistance in the operating room and skill development with procedures such as tube thoracostomy placements. 40 hour position requires day, evening, night, and weekend coverage flexibility.
Hartford Hospital, a subsidiary of Hartford Healthcare Corporation, is one of the largest teaching hospitals and tertiary care centers in New England with one of the region's busiest surgery practices. It is annually ranked among America's Best Hospitals by US News & World Report and has been recognized nationally for the quality of many of its programs, including cardiology, cancer, stroke and joint and spine care. The hospital’s major centers of clinical excellence include cardiology, oncology, emergency services and trauma, mental health, women’s health, orthopedics, bloodless surgery and advanced organ transplantation. Hartford Hospital performed the first successful heart transplant in the state, and pioneered the use of robotics in surgery. We maintain the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region, and operate the state’s only air ambulance system, LIFE STAR.
We offer competitive salaries and benefits as well as a stimulating work environment that maintains our core values of Caring, Safety, Excellence, Integrity. Hartford Hospital is an equal opportunity employer who believes diversity brings out the best in everyone! EEO/M/F/D/V
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Allied Health Sciences
80 Seymour Street