Join Our Talent Network

View all jobs

Join our Talent Network
back to results

Nurse Practitioner (APRN) / PA - Surgical Critical Care

Requisition ID:


Business Unit:

Hartford Hospital


Hartford, CT

Are you an HHC Employee? Click here to apply



Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details:

Work where every moment matters


Every day, almost 30,000 Hartford HealthCare colleagues 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.

Hartford Hospital is the major teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut Medical School, serving the New England region. Our reputation for providing complex and innovative care to those in need is built on the foundation of excellence in patient care, teaching and research. Our quality programs have continually been recognized for excellence by the Federal Government, US News and World Report, Solucient, Blue Cross/Blue Shield and the National Cancer Institute, to name a few.


Surgical Critical Care Advanced Practitioner Role Scope

  • Hartford Hospital's Surgical Critical Care Team is committed to creating an innovative patient centered delivery system that continuously improves quality care.
  • The Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner (APRN) providers are part of a multidisciplinary team that plans and delivers care for complex multiple surgical patient populations including: general surgery, trauma, vascular, thoracic, liver transplants, and other critical care patients as the service needs dictate. 
  • The Advanced Practice Provider works in collaboration with the attending intensivist, critical care fellows, residents, the primary admitting team and consultants.
  • Responsibilities include managing multiple patients with varied critical illness, comprehensive physical assessments, interpretation of diagnostic results, hemodynamic/ventilator management, continuous veno-venous hemofiltration (CVVH), daily progress notes, patient/family education and meetings.
  • Extensive 6 month immersion orientation with educational lectures, and case simulation in our Center for Education, Simulation & Innovation. Dedicated preceptors to provide training and supervision for patient management and skills such as arterial lines, central lines, chest tubes, and feeding tubes.

Advanced Practitioners Enjoy:

Exceptional benefits from a system known for exceptional care.

Hartford HealthCare doesn’t just take great care of its patients. It takes great care of its employees too. Our benefits include:

  • Competitive Compensation
  • Matching 401k, tiered medical, dental, and vision plans
  • Generous Paid-Time Off
  • Reimbursement for CME, professional society membership, licensure, and malpractice
  • LEAN process improvement to drive quality outcomes and positively enhance both the patient and the provider experience


Advanced Practitioner Requirements

  • Nurse Practitioners (APRN) positions require National certification in Advanced Practice, MSN, and current CT Nurse Practitioner (APRN) License or eligible required.
  • Adult-gerontology acute care nurse practitioner (AGACNP) board certification required for nurse practitioners.
  • Physician Assistants (PA) positions require current CT Physician Assistants (PA) License and Board certification or eligible.
  • All disciplines require Federal DEA, and CT Controlled Substance Registration
  • Critical Care experience in Surgical Intensive Care Unit (ICU) preferred. 
  • Clinical rotation within critical care required for new grads

share this
Recent Jobs Viewed
Recent Job Searches

Hear from our team


We could tell you more, but why not let our team members handle it? Hear what these Hartford HealthCare employees have to say about working here, in their own words.


Search Current Openings