Nurse Practitioner / Advanced Practice RN - Surgical Podiatry Position

Employer
Orthopedic Associates of Middletown
Location
Hartford, CT, US
Salary
Competitve
Posted
May 18, 2018
Closes
Jun 18, 2018
Ref
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Specialty
Nurse Practitioner
Contract Type
Permanent
Job Description

Job Location: Middletown, CT, USA

Compensation: Highly competitive

Orthopedic Associates of Middletown-Middletown, CT

Orthopedic Associates of Middletown is a premier eight doctor, six physician assistant group located in Central Connecticut on a beautiful campus that includes orthopedic and orthopedic urgent care facilities. OAM is located 20 minutes southwest of Hartford and 30 minutes from the Long Island Sound.

OAM is looking to add a NP/APRN to our group to work alongside our Surgical Podiatrist. The daily duties will include caring for, treating, and triaging patients. The ideal candidate will also perform the following:

Work closely with the Surgical Podiatrist to evaluate and treat patients in the office setting.

Perform comprehensive and problem focused history and physical exams, interpret and correlate laboratory and diagnostic studies, to assist in formulating a diagnosis and treatment plan.

Duties include assisting in surgery, inpatient rounds and consults, and conduct appropriate follow up visits from ED referrals.

Order diagnostic procedures and studies.

Order and prescribe medications and DME as allowed by the state and within the scope of practice.

Communicate with patients to serve as the liaison between patient and Physician.

Maintain records in the office setting as required.

Knowledge in Wound Care.

**Prefer that candidate have Orthopedic experience but willing to train a new graduate.**

This is a regular full-time position with five days per week with NO CALL responsibility. Benefits include competitive compensation, health, dental and life insurance, paid time off, CME budget and paid time off, and a 401K Pension and profit sharing plan.

Company Description

Comprehensive Resources Completely On-Site
Complementing the superb care provided by our surgeons and other medical professionals, we have a full complement of services to ensure optimal outcomes, along with ultimate patient convenience. Within our Middletown campus, you'll benefit from our on-site diagnostic equipment, including the most advanced digital x-ray. If your treatment requires surgery, we have a fully-equipped, state-of-the-art surgery center next door.

You're at the Center of our Center of Excellence
We've gone to extraordinary lengths to ensure that Orthopedic Associates provides you with exceptional care. In addition to assembling some of the nation's leading specialists in orthopedic medicine, we've built a unique center of excellence, along with a reputation of outstanding patient outcomes. It's all to provide the type of patient experience that people might travel the world to receive. But for residents of every age in Central Connecticut, it's all right here, all in your backyard.

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