Certified as a Advanced Practice Nurse by the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC). Acute Care Nurse Practitioner track is preferred. Masters or doctorate level training and graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant, Nurse Practitioner Program.
One to three years preferred, however open to new graduates.
Connecticut State Licensure, Connecticut Controlled Substance Licensure, DEA licensure, National Board Certification
1. Knowledge of health education theory and practice.
2. Ability to maintain quality, safety and/or infection control standards.
3. Knowledge of general clinical operations and procedures
4. Willing to learn the management of medical or surgical patients.
5. Knowledge of current principles, methods and procedures for the delivery of medical evaluation, diagnosis and treatment in area of expertise.
6. Knowledge of related accreditation and certification requirements.
7. Strong interpersonal and communication skills and the ability to work effectively with the clinical work team and various orientation mentors.
8. Ability to organize, prioritize schedule and complete mandatory on the job training assignments.
9. Demonstrated ability to make appropriate independent decisions and to seek advice/oversight when necessary.
10. History of reliability and dedication
11. Must be willing and able to learn new programs as needed and adapt to change.