Job Schedule: Per Diem Standard Hours: 1 Job Shift: Shift 1 Shift Details: Mon-Sun
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Advanced Practitioner Role Scope
At HHC Advanced Practitioners (APP) enjoy the full scope of advanced practice and receive recognition and respect for their contributions to high quality patient care. We are currently seeking a Nurse Practitioner or a Physician Assistant to partner with the practicing Physicians in our Urgent Care offices in Western Connecticut. Under established guidelines and in collaboration with the practice physician(s) the practicing APP will need to provide:
Acute care illness and injury management skills
Perform and interpret EKG
Venipuncture and Peripheral line placement
Administration of IM, IV medication
Dressing Change and wound care management
Incision and drainage of simple abscess
Suturing and stapling of simple wounds or laceration
Removal of sutures
Apply splints and cast
Perform Gynecological / pelvic exams
Interpret preliminary X-Ray findings
Perform contact physicals
School and sports exam for kids
Scheduling and Practice Locations
Rotating schedule during the clinic hours of Mondays – Fridays, 8:00AM – 8:00PM, Saturdays – Sundays 9:00AM – 5:00PM
Every other weekend scheduling
Practice locations will include:
Hartford HealthCare Advanced Practitioners Enjoy:
State of the art clinical and informatics technology.
LEAN process improvement to drive quality outcomes and positively enhance both the patient and the provider experience.
Proven and effective onboarding with supportive ongoing mentorship
Urgent Care Advanced Practitioner Requirements:
Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner Master’s program
Licensed as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner / Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) in the state of Connecticut
Certification as a Physician Assistant or National Board Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) required
One year of experience practicing within urgent care, emergency medicine, or similar setting is required
Urgent care or occupational health experience is highly preferred
Training and experience treating patients of all ages; birth through geriatrics
We take great care of careers.
With locations around the state, Hartford HealthCare offers exciting opportunities for career development and growth. Here, you are part of an organization on the cutting edge – helping to bring new technologies, breakthrough treatments and community education to countless men, women and children. We know that a thriving organization starts with thriving employees-- we provide a competitive benefits program designed to ensure work/life balance. Every moment matters. And this is your moment.