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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
Every day, almost 30,000 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.
At Hartford HealthCare, we strive to provide our Advanced Practitioners with a balance of career and lifestyle. We offer a stimulating work environment, coupled with the top Healthcare resources and professionals that inspires excellence. Join us in our vision to be nationally respected for patient care and most trusted for personalized coordinated Healthcare.
The Advanced Practitioner in the Medical ICU & Step Down will join the Department of Pulmonary in a team of established advanced practitioners who cover the Medical ICU and Medical Step Down units. The advanced practitioner will also provide as a consult service for stepdown admissions in the emergency department. The Advanced Practitioners use their extensive knowledge to provide direct care for the complex critically ill patients requiring multiple technologies and advanced life support. Advanced Practitioners will practice in a collaborative environment with an intensivist, attending physicians, and other highly skilled members of the healthcare team. Advanced practitioners are provided with ongoing medical education, procedural training and opportunity for growth within the Department of Pulmonary.
Shift: Days with rotation to nights, weekends and holidays - 13 hour shifts, 3 Days a week. Full-Time (40hrs)
We offer an extensive orientation period for new Physician Assistant or new to critical care.
Exceptional benefits from Hartford Healthcare, 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:
Hartford Hospital is a 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.
Hartford Hospital performed the first successful heart transplant in the state, and pioneered the use of robotics in surgery. We maintain the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region, and operate the state’s only air ambulance system, LIFE STAR.
Advanced Practitioner Requirements:
Nurse Practitioners (APRN) positions require National certification in Advanced Practice, MSN, and current CT Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (APRN) certification. Physician Assistants (PA) positions require current CT Physician Assistants (PA) License and Board certification or eligible. All disciplines require the demonstrated ability to positively interact with medical and nursing staff. Critical Care experience preferred but not required.
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.