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Physician Assistant – Colorectal Surgery / General Surgery

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Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Specialists


Plainville, CT

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Job Schedule: Full Time
Standard Hours: 40
Job Shift: Shift 1
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Hartford HealthCare, Connecticut’s largest and most integrated healthcare system, has a new growth opportunity for a Colorectal Surgery / General Surgery Physician Assistant to provide intraoperative services at The Hospital of Central Connecticut in New Britain, CT, and outpatient services in Plainville, CT.


Some highlights of this opportunity include:

  • M-F 5 8’s with no call nor weekends! Possibility of 4 10’s.
  • Colorectal / General Surgery Physician Assistants practice M-F days in an outpatient ambulatory setting providing both initial and post-operative consultations, provide education for pre-op and post-op patients for mainly colorectal patients. Bread and butter general surgery patients will be included as well. One day between M-F will be dedicated to intraoperative work helping to first assist.
  • Minor office procedures include excisions of lesions/lipoma, incision and abscess drainage, banding hemorrhoids, biopsies, wound care, and ostomy care
  • Patient management for ambulatory visits will include new patient consults, short and long term post-operative follow up for both Colorectal Surgery and General Surgery, and coordination of patient care across multiple disciplines. Office triage of emergent and urgent perianal and abdominal issues will be also a part of this opportunity
  • The opportunity to work with highly complex surgical patients in an ambulatory setting, developing long-term relationships with patients and their families across the continuum of care
  • Supportive and collaborative relationships with the physicians and APP
  • Competitive compensation, matching 401k, tiered medical, and CME reimbursement
  • We support your development and wellbeing through the respected Hartford HealthCare’s Office of Advanced Practice - an internal organization committed to the growth and development of our Advanced Practitioners,  and the groundbreaking Office of Provider Wellness


There are no limits to what you can achieve when you join the Division of Colorectal and General Surgery at Hartford HealthCare.  The extensive capabilities of the most integrated healthcare system in CT offers Physician Assistants MORE OPPORTUNITY as you practice with nationally respected colleagues in a progressive, physician-led environment.    Our broad network includes seven acute care hospitals including one of the largest academic and surgical hospitals in the northeast, thriving community teaching hospitals, and one of the largest multi-specialty medical groups in New England with more than 1,000 providers.


This means MORE OPTIONS to propel your career to new heights and all within a deeply embedded culture of inclusion, innovation, and focus on the highest quality of care. We are teachers, researchers, innovators, leaders and, most of all, caregivers.


Located between Boston and New York City, Connecticut offers you and your family access to a lifestyle that is second to none.  Enjoy the finest schools in the nation, four beautiful seasons of recreational activities, and options to live at the shore, in leafy suburbs, or in vibrant urban areas.  To put MORE GROWTH IN YOUR CAREER apply today!


Eligibility to be licensed as a Physician Assistant (PA) in CT is required. Colorectal Surgery or General Surgery experience is highly preferred.

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