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ADVANCED NURSE PRACTICTIONER - OUTPATIENT PRIMARY CARE
NORTH HAVEN CT 06473
Category: Other
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Job code: lhw-e0-81370573

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  Job posted:   Wed Dec 6, 2017
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ADVANCED NURSE PRACTICTIONER - OUTPATIENT PRIMARY CARE
**Overview**


**ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER -** **PRIMARY CARE PRACTICES**


**FOR ANNUAL WELLNESS VISITS**


**TWO POSITIONS AVAILABLE:** **GREATER NEW HAVEN NETWORK AND** **GREATER BRIDGEPORT**


A wonderful **new** opportunity to work as a primary care advanced practitioner in outpatient practices. There are two positions available (New Haven Delivery Network and Bridgeport Delivery Network). These positions have been developed to treat our geriatric population conducting **Annual Wellness Visits** which provide personalized prevention examinations.


This is an exciting opportunity to work with a number of clinicians across the delivery network at a few primary care practices in the region.


A nurse practitioner is a licensed, practitioner who is responsible for providing and coordinating primary care to an identified panel of patients including history, assessment, planning, intervention and consultation. The APRN works collaboratively within the practice support staff, with other APCs, and physicians, and utilizes a team approach in the care of the patient. The APC may diagnose illness and physical conditions and perform or order therapeutic and corrective measures. Assesses the physical and psychosocial status of patients by interview, health history, physical exam and diagnostic tests. Participates in quality and patient satisfaction improvement initiatives. Carries out responsibilities independently, if so certified, or with minimal need for supervision if not so certified. Maintains practice within the defined scope of practice for an APRN Exemplifies behaviors reflecting Service Excellence and support of the StraTo 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.tegic Dimensions by modeling the Core Success Factors as described in the Performance Review.


EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran


**Responsibilities**


+ May function independently and may maintain a panel of patients as the assigned PCP

+ Demonstrates excellence in the completion of patient history and physical exams and assessment appropriate to patient population

+ Demonstrates proficiency in treatment plans and interventions, working collaboratively with other APCs, physicians, or specialists when indicated. Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities

+ Direct and provide clinical supervision to nursing staff as appropriate. Serves as a resource for nursing staff and APRN students when indicated.

+ Serves as a resource for families

+ Integrates ethical principles in all areas of practice.

+ Maintains regular communication with patients, families, and colleagues as appropriate regarding progress and treatment plans.

+ Facilitates staff, patient and family decision making by providing educational tools.


**Qualifications**


EDUCATION


Educational preparation at the Master?s Level of nursing. Graduation from an accredited Advanced Nurse Practitioner program required. In addition, holds a BSN degree from an accredited institution.


EXPERIENCE


1-3 years clinical experience related to internal medicine, primary care preferred.


LICENSURE


Certified as APRN by the Nursing Certification Board or American Nurses Credentialing Center. Must hold a valid State Controlled Substance Registration, a Federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certification, a valid State RN and APRN license. May hold a State Independent Practice license if qualified.


SPECIAL SKILLS


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


**Additional Information**


These are exciting new opportunitites with much to offer:


+ Collegial and supportive environment with access to resources and specialists across the continuum of care;

+ Full suite of practice management services that allow practitioners to focus on patient care

+ Flexible schedules to ensure work/life balance

+ Competitive compensation with excellent benefit and retirement plans including a pension and matching 403B, vacation, CME, malpractice including tail coverage and more!


Located in the beautiful settings of New Haven and Fairfield Counties, these areas boast wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to New York City and Boston with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants.


**Job ID** _64065_


**Department** _POPULATION HEALTH SERVICES_


**Category** _ADVANCED PRACTITIONERS/PA/NP_


**Position Type** _Full Time Benefits Eligible_


**Scheduled Hours** _40_


**Work Schedule** _DAY/EVENING_


**Work Days** _MONDAY-FRIDAY_


**Work Hours** _PRACTICE HOURS VARY_


**Work Shift** _PRIMARY CARE EXPERIENCE PREFERRED_


**Requisition ID** _2017-17154_

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