Yale New Haven Health System

ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER OR PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - OUTPATIENT OB/GYN

Job Locations US-CT-Bridgeport
Job ID
65124
Department
GYN PAS
Category
ADVANCED PRACTITIONERS/PA/NP
Position Type
Full Time Benefits Eligible
Scheduled Hours
40
Work Schedule
DAYS
Requisition ID
2018-18268

Overview

ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER OR PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

OUTPATIENT OB/GYN CLINIC

Full Time - Monday - Friday

BRIDGEPORT, CT

 

This is an excellent opportunity to work in women's health in our community outpatient OB/GYN clinic where you will work with a collaborating physician and OB/GYN Residents.

New Graduates with a demonstrated interest in women's health will be considered.

 

The primary function of the Advanced Practitioner is to provide comprehensive medical care to OB/GYN outpatients in collaboration with the attending physician. Clinical responsibilities will include: evaluating patients, entering patient care orders, performing minor procedures, providing education, collaboration within the multidisciplinary team. The goal of the Advanced Practitioner is to provide high quality, consistent patient care in a cost efficient, safe manner while adhering to best practice and achieving optimal outcomes and excellent patient satisfaction.

 

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

  • 1. Takes thorough medical history, assessing medical conditions and interpreting findings.
  • 2. Order and obtain necessary diagnostic tests including imaging studies and laboratory tests. Follow through on interpretation of results and communicate with team.
  • 3. Request consultations from other services, obtain appropriate work up and follow through on recommendations
  • 4. Participate in management plan in collaboration with multidisciplinary team and attending
  • 5. Enter, review, and update orders in EMR (Epic)
  • 6. Address patient concerns brought forth by nursing staff
  • 7. Document patient encounters into EMR including, but not limited to: progress, event, procedure
  • 8. Perform procedures as credentialed.
  • 9. Assist with evaluation and management of clinic patients with attending supervision

Qualifications

EDUCATION

 

BSN , MSN, Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program or Physician Assistant Program.

 

EXPERIENCE

 

Patient care experience in women's health preferred.

 

LICENSURE

 

APRN or PA licensure required.

 

SPECIAL SKILLS

 

Excellent clinical, interpersonal and communication skills. Ability to work wtih a diverse group of providers across the health care continuum. Computer skills preferred.

 

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.

 

Additional Information

This is an exciting opportunity to join an established practice.  Northeast Medical Group provides the following: 

  • Collegial and supportive environment with access to resources and specialists across the continuum of care; Full suite of practice management services that allow physicians 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!

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