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where every moment matters.
day, almost 20,000 Hartford HealthCare employees come to work with one thing in
common: Pride in what we do, knowing every moment matters here. We invite you
to become part of Connecticut’s most comprehensive healthcare network.
HealthCare (HHC) Cancer Institute is a fully certified member of the Memorial
Sloan Kettering (MSK) Cancer Alliance. The MSK Cancer Alliance is an initiative
designed to establish partnerships between MSK and local care providers.
Through the open collaboration that is facilitated by these partnerships,
community cancer caregivers are in a better position to provide state of the art,
evidence-based cancer care to improve the lives of cancer patients. Together,
the Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute and Memorial Sloan Kettering stay
ahead of cancer.
Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute focuses on offering our cancer patients an
unparalleled network of coordinated services. Our system of care includes a
truly integrated team with the most talented, experienced, and compassionate
caregivers and physicians, backed by the latest cutting-edge technology.
Advanced Practitioner Role Scope
- Provides direct
medical evaluation and care to patients enrolled in research studies including
Phase I, Memorial Sloan Kettering and Industry trials.
- Screening of new
patients who are deemed candidates for a trial; medical management while on
protocol and in follow-up in both the inpatient and outpatient settings.
management includes assessment of acute and non-acute clinical problems and
toxicities related to therapy.
- Role responsibilities
include performing history and physical examinations, ordering and
interpretation of lab work, ordering of appropriate medications and treatments
and provide patient and staff education regarding the protocol and potential
adverse reactions to observe and report.
- The Research
Advanced Practice Nurse will have an in-depth knowledge of the protocols
assigned and be willing to provide cross-coverage when needed in other trials.
- In addition the Research Advanced Practice
Nurse will have knowledge of the assigned protocol requirements and assure they
are completed in a timely fashion and in accordance with sponsoring agency and
education to Oncology APP/nursing staff/medical staff regarding specific
protocols, identification and grading of serious adverse and adverse side
- Participate in
Nursing Research Council and develop Quality Improvement Projects for Phase I
Advanced Practitioners Enjoy
At Hartford HealthCare newly
graduated and experienced practitioners are provided with the support and
mentorship they need to succeed through on the job, classroom, and procedural
training. Our benefits include:
- Opportunities for professional
advancement / trainings through Hartford
HealthCare’s unique relationship with Memorial Sloan Kettering
- A welcoming team that is committed
to your growth and development through support, collaboration, and mentoring.
- Competitive compensation, matching
401k, tiered medical, dental, and vision plans
- Generous Paid-Time Off
- Reimbursement for CME, professional
society membership, licensure, and malpractice
- State of the art clinical and
- Well run, efficient clinical and
administrative business operations in a growing and financially secure
Advanced Practitioner Qualifications
- Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner Master’s program preferred
- Licensed, or eligible to be licensed, as a Physician Assistant / Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) in the state of Connecticut
- Certification or eligible to be certified as a Physician Assistant or National Board Certification as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse
- Certification in Advanced Oncology Certified Nurse Practitioner preferred
- Clinical trials experience preferred
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.