Yale New Haven Health System

NURSE PRACTITIONER OR PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - CARDIOLOGY

US-CT-Trumbull
Job ID
64428
Department
PM CARDIOLOGY
Category
ADVANCED PRACTITIONERS/PA/NP
Position Type
Full Time Benefits Eligible
Scheduled Hours
40
Work Schedule
DAY/EVENING
Work Days
MON-SAT
Work Hours
730AM-530PM
Work Shift
SOME SATURDAYS/SUNDAYS HOSP. COVERAGE REQUIRED
Requisition ID
2018-17651

Overview

ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER OR PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - CARDIOLOGY

INPATIENT AND OUTPATIENT

BRIDGEPORT AND TRUMBULL, CT

 

Northeast Medical Group (NEMG) was established with the goal of integrating physicians across Yale New Haven Health System in a single group practice that offers enhanced collaboration, improved clinical quality and better practice management resources. Since 2010, community and hospital-based physicians and mid-level practitioners have benefited from our affiliation with the region’s five leading hospitals: Bridgeport, Greenwich, Yale New Haven, Lawrence and Memorial and Westerly, R.I. Our commitment to them is to provide excellence in service with compassion and sensitivity to their needs and the patients they serve.   NEMG enjoys clinical partnerships and has over 700 practitioners on our medical staff.

We are seeking a full time Advanced Practitioner to join our Cardiology team.  You will provide hospital coverage in Bridgeport 4 days per week and 1 day per week at the outpatient office in Trumbull, CT.      NEMG offers a collegial and supportive environment with access to resources and specialists across the continuum of care; Competitive compensation with bonus potential; excellent benefit and retirement plans including a pension and matching 403B; generous time off; CME; malpractice including tail coverage and more!

Located in the beautiful setting of Fairfield County, the area boasts wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to New York City and Boston with fabulous cultural activities.

 

To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.



EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

Responsibilities

  • The primary function of the Advanced Practitioner is to provide comprehensive care to patients in collaboration with cardiology physicians. Each APC has a designated supervising physician. Exemplifies behaviors reflecting Service Excellence and support of the Strategic Dimensions by modeling the Core Success Factors as described in the Performance Review.
  • 1. Clinical Practice:
    • 1.1 Assists in the care of assigned patients, ensuring safe and efficient care.
  • 2. Education
    • 2.1 Identifies information needs of team members, patients and families. Provides related teaching and education to unit nurses and PA students.
  • 3. Patient Safety
    • 3.1 Immediately reports any concerns about patient safety to manager and/or Administration.
  • 4. Operations
    • 4.1 Follows all NEMG policies and procedures.

Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

A Master of Science in Nursing and Licensed Nurse Practitioner or graduation from an accredited Physician Associate program required. Certified as a Physician Associate by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Associates. Both hold a valid Connecticut medical license, Connecticut Controlled Substance Registration and Federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certification.

 

EXPERIENCE

 

One (1) to two (2) years caring for in patient cardiology patients preferred.

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Excellent clinical, interpersonal and organizational skills. Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.

 

PHYSICAL DEMAND

 

MMR is required. Varivax (chicken pox vaccine) or evidence of prior chicken pox is required. Hepatitis B (or signed declination) is required for those with potential exposure to blood/body fluids. Tdap and influenza vaccination are strongly encouraged.

 

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