ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER - GERIATRICS
PRACTICE LOCATION: LORD CHAMBERLAIN NURSING AND REHABILITATION CENTER
Northeast Medical Group (NEMG) was established with the goal of integrating physicians across Yale New Haven Health System in a single group practice that offers enhanced collaboration, improved clinical quality and better practice management resources. Since 2010, community and hospital-based physicians and mid-level practitioners have benefited from our affiliation with the region’s five leading hospitals: Bridgeport, Greenwich, Yale New Haven, Lawrence & Memorial and Westerly, Rhode Island. Our commitment to them is to provide excellence in service with compassion and sensitivity to their needs and the patients they serve.
This is a great opportunity to work with Yale New Haven Health | Northeast Medical Group. We are proud to offer:
Located in Fairfield County, this is a wonderful family oriented residential community. There is quick access to New York City and Boston with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants.
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.
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.
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.
1-3 years clinical experience related to Geriatrics preferred.
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.
Lord Chamberlain has been awarded 5 stars by CMS based on numerous quality measures. Lord Chamberlain specializes in short-term rehabilitation with the goal of getting residents back to the community as quickly as possible. At Lord Chamberlain, our commitment is to provide exceptional caring in a patient-centered environment. Lord Chamberlain is a family-owned and operated facility. Whether residents are here for a short- or long-term stay, all aspects of care are focused on meeting the individual’s recovery goals.