GASTROENTEROLOGY - OUTPATIENT
NORTHEAST MEDICAL GROUP OF NEW HAVEN
ADVANCED PRACTICE NURSE OR PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT
As a clinician, the ADVANCED PRACTICE CLINICIAN provides comprehensive physical evaluation and management of patients in collaboration with medical staff at outpatient Gastroentery practice. . As an educator; acts as a clinical expert, teacher, and resource to patients, families, and hospital staff. The APC is also responsible for a variety of administrative duties related to the efficient operations of services.
Collaborates to make clinical decisions under the direction of the Physcians and Medical Director.
Uses advanced knowledge, skill, and expertise to provide clinical consultation, evaluation, and management services to patients
Collaborates with outpatient providers to assess disposition needs
Documents clinical findings and plans in the medical record
Identifies health care needs and assesses health status of patient/family
Identifies and implements medical plan
All patient care responsibilities will be performed consistent with age-specific criteria
Graduate of Nurse Practitione or Physician Assistant Program. Current Connecticut APRN Or PA license. Certification as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant
EXPERIENCE Minimum of one-year experience working as an Advanced Practitioner; Gastroenterogy outpatient experience a plus. New graduates with a demonstrated interest in Gastroenterology will be considered.
Excellent knowledge, clinical skills and judgment. Possesses analytical skills to evaluate care needs, has ability to gather relevant clinical data, performs thorough physical and physco -social status examinations; possesses excellent interpersonal skills, communication, and leadership abilities; and exhibits good judgment and tact working with patients, families, and allied health professionals. Computer skills preferred.
Yale-New Haven Health