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Nurse Practitioner – Surgery Pre-Admissions Testing

Requisition ID:

20157589

Business Unit:

MidState Medical Center

Location:

Meriden, CT

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Description

Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 32
Job Shift: Shift 1
Shift Details:

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Nurse Practitioner Role Scope    

  • The Nurse Practitioner provides pre-admissions testing for surgical patients at The Hospital of Central Connecticut and MidState Medical Center  
  • Responsible for coordinating pre-op care including H&P’s, and all required patient testing prior to procedures
  • Consults with collaborating providers and specialists when necessary in an effort to achieve the best possible patient outcome. 
  • Oversees patient care as wells as administrative responsibilities including annual performance evaluations and standard operating procedures to support a LEAN organization; standardize care, reduce waste, improve patient and provider satisfaction and reduce preventable readmissions.
  • Performs / completes accurate pre-operative physical exams in accordance with established licensure and certification.
  • Selectively orders and interprets appropriate laboratory studies, X-rays, EKGs and other diagnostic tests and procedures.
  • Participates in system-wide councils in an effort to standardize care provided by the Pre-Admission Center(s) across the system.
  • Drives initiatives to improve surgical outcomes; reduce preventable readmissions, increase patient and provider satisfaction, improve patient outcomes, build relationships with community and hospital providers and increase revenue to the organization.

 

Schedule: 4 shifts / 32 hours per week within the Central Region of Hartford HealthCare which includes The Hospital of Central Connecticut, MidState Medical Center, and potentially satellite locations.

Advanced Practitioners Enjoy

  • No call, weekends, no holidays!
  • A collegial atmosphere
  • 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.

Qualifications

Advanced Practitioner Qualifications  

  • Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner Master’s program
  • Licensed as a Nurse Practitioner in the state of Connecticut
  • Board Certification as an Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP), Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), or Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP)
  • Experience working as a Nurse Practitioner in primary care or surgery required

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