Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Specialists
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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
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The Hartford HealthCare Heart & Vascular Institute brings together cardiac care specialists – increasing collaboration and care coordination – all under one roof. Our system of care includes a truly integrated team with the most talented, experienced, and compassionate caregivers and providers, backed by the latest cutting-edge technology. The award-winning Heart & Vascular Institute is a national leader in advancing cardiac care, offering heart disease prevention, treatment, surgery and research. We received “top performer” recognition by The Joint Commission for performance on evidence-based care processes for the treatment of heart attack, and were recognized by the American Heart Association and American Stroke Association as a Get with the Guidelines® - Stroke GOLD PLUS Achievement Award winner in 2016.
Vascular Advanced Practitioner Role Scope
The Vascular Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner practices in an outpatient ambulatory setting running parallel with an attending surgeon as well as running their own independent sessions. The advance practice provider will have a high level of autonomy managing complex vascular patients. They will be expected to maintain flexibility during busy office sessions. The AP will need to be able to recognize scenarios which would require escalation of care.
The AP will manage a patient panel for pre-op, post op, and annual follow up patients as well as new consults. Patient conditions include, but are not limited to carotid artery disease, aortic aneurysms, and lower extremity peripheral arterial disease. Additional responsibilities include wound care, following up on imaging, assisting with triage of new patients/emergency work ins, assisting nursing with clinical questions and concerns, wound checks, staple removal, and general vascular patient care. Practice locations include Norwich, Mystic and Hartford.
Advanced Practitioner Benefits
Advanced Practitioner Qualifications
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.