Nurse Practitioner - Vascular Surgery - Hartford Hospital
Vascular Surgery – Nurse Practitioner
At Hartford HealthCare, we strive for a balance of career and lifestyle. We offer a stimulating work environment that inspires excellence. Join us in our vision to be nationally respected for patient care and most trusted for personalized coordinated care.Vascular Surgery AP
- Position requires day, evening, night, and weekend coverage flexibility.
- Premium Differentials Offered
Provides quality, holistic and cost-effective advanced practice care for patients, families, and others in the vascular and thoracic surgical population and participates in the surgical and medical management of patients to achieve and/or maintain optimal health status, manage disease and reduce risk of illness. Duties will include, patient management and crisis intervention on the surgical and critical care units primarily including, but not limited to, the vascular and thoracic patient population, as well as discharge planning, and in-patient and emergency department consultations. This position may require assistance in the operating room and skill development with procedures such as tube thoracostomy placements. 40 hour position requires day, evening, night, and weekend coverage flexibility.
Hartford Hospital Nurse Practitioners Enjoy:
Exceptional benefits from 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:
- Competitive Salaries
- Generous Paid Time Off
- Medical and dental plans
- Tuition reimbursement
- Opportunities for advancement
Hartford Hospital is the 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.
Hartford HealthCare Maintains a Culture of Integrity, Caring, Excellence and Safety
Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant or APRN Program
Current Connecticut PA/APRN license
Board Certified or Eligible (If eligible-certification must be accomplished
within 3 months of hire). Bachelor’s Degree required, Master’s preferred for PA position Master’s required for APRN position.
Demonstrated ability of positive interaction with the medical/nursing
staff and other members of the multidisciplinary team. This position works closely with surgical residents. Surgical experience preferred but will consider new graduate.
Nurse Practitioner Qualifications:
Completion of Approved Nurse Practitioner Program if appropriate for specialty.
Current APRN license required after 1994.
Certification according to CT state law.
Masters Degree in Nursing strongly preferred.
Specific experience in specialty may be required
Standard Hours: 40
Shift Details: Rotating shifts – Days, nights, & weekends
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