Part-Time (32 hrs/week) Cardiac Nurse Practitioner / Physician Assistant Opening - Danbury, Connecticut (Interventional Cardiology)
Western Connecticut Medical Group is seeking a part-time Cardiac Practitioner (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) to join our Interventional Cardiology team at Danbury Hospital. We are located in Danbury, Connecticut, (Fairfield County), which is about 60 miles northeast of New York City and near the border of Westchester and Putnam Counties in NY. The practitioner will help manage cath lab patients with pre- and post-procedure care under the direction of the supervising physician.
Position is part-time, 4 days a week, 32 hours total. Hours are between 7a and 6p with one longer day and three shorter days.
Position is all hospital-based work. We offer a comprehensive compensation package, including competitive salary, part-time benefits, and allowances for CMEs and Dues.
The ideal candidate will be a board certified Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with prior cardiac care experience preferred.
Specific requirements include:
State of CT APRN or Physician Assistant License.
CT State Controlled Substance Registration.
Skilled in taking medical histories, assessing medical conditions, and interpreting findings.
Highly complex conceptual thinking.
Established in 1885, Danbury Hospital is a not-for-profit community hospital providing Greater Danbury area residents convenient access to exceptional care. Danbury Hospital is part of Western Connecticut Health Network, which also includes New Milford and Norwalk Hospitals as well as over 70 outpatient practice locations.
Danbury Hospital has 371 beds and is a Level II Trauma Center with approximately 70,000 ED visits per year, as well as a Stroke Center and a Chest Pain Center, offering 24-hour interventional cardiology. As a teaching hospital, we are affiliated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, Ross University, American University of the Caribbean, and Yale School of Medicine. Our Medical Group includes 400+ physicians and 140+ advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York.
Danbury, Connecticut, located in the foothills of the Berkshire Mountains and on the border of New York State, is about 60 miles northeast of New York City and 60 miles west of Hartford, CT. As part of the greater NY metropolitan area, the city of Danbury enjoys both proximity to New York City culture and access to a wide array of outdoor activities, including hiking, biking, fishing and boating in state and regional parks and preserves.
Home to Western Connecticut State University, Danbury has abundant local historical, cultural, educational, and recreational attractions. Surrounded by a number of quaint towns with scenic rolling hills, Danbury offers the convenience of contemporary urban life with the beauty of a country lifestyle. Boston, New York City, New Haven and Hartford are easily accessible via train, car, or bus.
For more information or to apply for this position, please contact Jeanette Unger, Physician Recruiter, via email email@example.com or phone (203)739-7864.
Danbury Health Systems