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Work where every moment matters.
Every day, over 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.
Hartford Hospital is one of the largest and most respected tertiary care teaching hospitals in the region. We are a Level I Trauma Center, a Comprehensive Stroke Center, and a Comprehensive Cardiac Center. Hartford Hospital is on the cutting edge of technology & medical care and is home to the Center for Education, Simulation and Innovation (CESI), one of the most-advanced medical simulation training centers in the world. Housing the Northeast’s largest robotic surgery center, we are committed to becoming the best in the country for patient safety and are pursuing that goal by taking innovative action and creating a culture of safety at every level within the organization.
The Critical Care department work closely with the 7 Medicine inpatient units within Hartford Hospital to promote a collaborative continuum of care for our patients as they transition through their care within the hospital. Our Medicine inpatient units care for a diverse patient population, allowing for RNs to gain a broad range of experience within the nursing field.
RN Bridge Program
A Medicine-to-Critical Care Bridge Program has been established to provide nurses with potential future interest in working in an Intensive Care Unit an opportunity to first build foundational nursing skills and knowledge within one of our Medicine units. Upon completion of orientation on a Medicine unit, and successfully demonstrating competence in practice for the first 12 months, the RN will be considered for a transition to an ICU setting with support of leadership from both the Medicine and Critical Care teams.
Our Nurses work in collaborative environments with strong interdisciplinary teams, focused on a patient-centered care model in a richly diverse work space. Under the direction and general supervision of the Nurse Manager, the registered nurse utilizes evidence-based practices in accordance with the State Nurse Practice Act, policies and procedures of the hospital and as directed by the medical staff. The registered nurse who through knowledge and ability uses the nursing process to develop a plan of care which includes standards of practice to meet the physical, emotional spiritual, cultural and educational needs of the patient and family.
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At Hartford Hospital, we take great care of careers, this bridge program is just the beginning.
With locations across 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.