Hartford HealthCare Medical Group Specialists
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DescriptionJob Schedule: Full Time
The primary purpose of this position is to assist the surgeon in the evaluation and management of patients, as well as to perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures under the supervision of the surgeon. The APP will work closely with and assist the surgeon in providing quality, efficient, ongoing, cost-effective care in the outpatient setting. Opportunity for operating room first assisting also exists.
As a Continence Care Specialist, you will evaluate and manage both male and female patients who have a variety of pelvic floor and genitourinary disorders. This may include urinary incontinence, pelvic organ prolapse, voiding dysfunction, pelvic floor dysfunction, neurogenic bladder, urethral stricture disease, chronic pelvic pain, chronic cystitis, and sexual dysfunction.
You will provide care both independently and as part of a professional health care team across very diverse settings. You will specialize in conservative therapies for pelvic floor health conditions. Common practice may include:
Candidates will be able to:
Physician’s Assistant Degree or Bachelor’s Degree in Nursing from a State Board of Nursing approved school with satisfactory completion of an approved nurse practitioner program.
• Prior experience in Urology or Urogynecology is preferred.
• The APP must have DEA registration for controlled substances.
• Practitioner must be certified in CPR
This position requires travels to satellite office locations.