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Nurse Practitioner – Pre-Admission Testing – Per Diem

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Backus Hospital


Norwich, CT

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Job Schedule: Per Diem
Standard Hours: 1
Job Shift: Shift 1
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Get MORE from your career with Hartford HealthCare


Hartford HealthCare, the largest and most integrated healthcare system in Connecticut, has a new opportunity available for a Per Diem Nurse Practitioner to provide surgical pre-admission testing at Backus Hospital, in Norwich, CT, and Windham Hospital, in Willimantic, CT.


Some highlights of this opportunity include:

  • A cohesive and engaged team that is focused on the best possible outcomes for patients through collaborating with community physicians to optimize patients for surgery
  • An enthusiastic team that has a high level of ownership and success
  • Experienced APP mentors that are readily available to assist in providing support and guidance
  • Ability to cover at both Backus Hospital and Windham Hospital is required
  • M-F day time shifts starting between 7am-8am and no holiday shifts
  • Set protocols allowing more time to focus on a patient population that is more complex and intellectually stimulating than a typical office setting
  • Responsibilities include review of patient’s medical history, perform and document H&Ps in the EMR, interpretation of lab values and EKGs, determine need for additional medical testing, ordering and interpreting testing, perform surgical risk assessments, perform teaching to patient/family regarding general surgical information about surgery
  • 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.


Eligibility to be licensed in CT as an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse is required. Eligibility to be Board Certified as a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP), Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP), or Adult Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (AGPCNP) is required. Experience practicing as an Advanced Practice Provider (APP) is highly preferred. Experience within the ED, critical care, or surgery is highly preferred.


There are no limits to what you can achieve when you join the Surgical Pre-Admission Testing Team at Hartford HealthCare. The extensive capabilities of the most integrated healthcare system in CT offers Nurse Practitioners 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 LIFE IN YOUR LIFE apply today!

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