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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
Nurse Practitioner and Physician Assistant Benefits:
Hartford HealthCare is seeking a dynamic and dedicated experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join one of the largest and highest ranked Structural Heart programs in New England. This is a highly rewarding role at Hartford Hospital which includes both inpatient and outpatient care.
Role: Open to Nurse Practitioners (FNP, ANP, AGNP) and Physician Assistants (PA)
Location: Hartford Hospital- 80 Seymour St Hartford CT 06102
Setting: Outpatient/Inpatient – Structural Heart
Schedule: Full-time weekdays only (No evenings, weekends, or holidays) – 4 day week schedule offered
Call schedule: No call
Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants Role Scope:
The ideal candidate will provide high quality patient-centered care, advocacy and education for patients and their families.
Must be self-motivated and flexible to meet the demands of the specialty.
The provider should exhibit a passion for structural heart disease and be open to being part of a rapidly growing and evolving program where adaptability is paramount.
Must have an understanding of procedures offered such as TAVR (transcatheter aortic valve replacement), TMVR (transcatheter mitral valve replacement), Mitraclip, left atrial appendage closure, and patent foramen ovale/atrial septal defect closure.
Must be able to communicate effectively with all members of the healthcare team including interventional cardiologists and cardiac surgeons and demonstrate excellent interpersonal and organizational skills.
Educate patient and family members ensuring they understand the care being provided, testing being performed, medical conditions including treatment regimens and expected outcomes.
Clinical management in collaboration with the physicians in both the outpatient and inpatient settings.
Strong clinical background and the ability to diagnose, treat and manage complex cardiovascular care including acute and chronic disease, medication management and structural heart therapies.
Must have ability to identify diagnostic information that should be considered emergent and communicate timely information to physician colleague.