Bridgeport Hospital
New Haven
Feb 16, 2018
Mar 16, 2018
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

Well-established Internal Medicine group in New Haven, CT with academic affliation and interests looking to hire an experienced PA/ARPN to join their group practice. Practice features diverse patient population and offers ancillary services onsite.
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 Strategic Dimensions by modeling the Core Success Factors as described in the Performance Review. EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran


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.


Excellent clinical, interpersonal, and organizational skills. Ability to work independently.
Clinical interests include medical education (teaching medical students and residents)
Travel medicine, lipid and hypertension management
Intergrative and complementary medicine as well as medical weight loss program

  • 1. May function independently and may maintain a panel of patients as the assigned PCP
  • 2. Demonstrates excellence in the completion of patient history and physical exams and assessment appropriate to patient population
  • 3. 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
  • 4. Direct and provide clinical supervision to nursing staff as appropriate. Serves as a resource for nursing staff and APRN students when indicated.
  • 5. Serves as a resource for families
  • 6. Integrates ethical principles in all areas of practice.
  • 7. Maintains regular communication with patients, families, and colleagues as appropriate regarding progress and treatment plans.
  • 8. Facilitates staff, patient and family decision making by providing educational tools.


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.

Additional Information


1-3 years clinical experience related to the specialty of the practice, preferred.

Company Description:

As a private, 383-bed, not-for-profit hospital, Bridgeport Hospital blends the challenges and excitement of a large, high acuity health care environment, with the personalized care of a community hospital. Our advanced services include the Joel E. Smilow Heart Institute, the Norma F. Pfriem Cancer Institute and Breast Care Center, Ahlbin Rehabilitation Centers, and The Connecticut Burn Center, the only dedicated burn center in the state.
As a member of the world-class Yale New Haven Health System, Bridgeport Hospital is a community teaching hospital affiliated with the Yale University School of Medicine. Our coastal location and close proximity to New York City provide an exceptional environment to build a life outside of work.
You can feel the difference from the first moment you step through our doors. You can sense the pride we take in our work, and in the difference we make in the lives of patients, families and colleagues every day.