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Westport - AP - Orthopaedics
Education and Experience
Registered and Certified Physician Assistant or Pediatric Nurse Practitioner with a minimum of 2 years' experience in pediatrics required.
Bilingual and bicultural in English and Spanish preferred.
Licenses and Certifications
Registered and Certified Physician Assistant -or- Current State of Connecticut Physician Assistant licensure -or- (Pediatric) Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) licensure required at time of hire and maintenance at time of appointment or privilege approval (allow one-year grace period for renewal if gap.) based on CT Children's bylaws.
For PAs hires, requires to obtain and maintain NCCPA certification at time of appointment or privilege approval; allow one-year grace period for renewal if gap.
Current Basic Life Support (BLS) American Heart Association accredited
Specialty licensure/certification may be required, as specified by department
Projected Schedule (not guaranteed)
Orthopaedics - Shelton-SOR002000
The AP-Ambulatory is accountable for delivering comprehensive quality patient care, including diagnostic and therapeutic interventions according to standards of practice to children from birth through adolescence.
Knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite software required
Customer service skills
Proven commitment to providing pediatric healthcare in an urban community-based setting.
Work independently. Ability to manage complex family issues and provide patient/family teaching and discharge planning.
Willing to work flexible hours/days to meet the needs of patients and programs and services.
Manage complex family issues and provide patient/family teaching and discharge planning.