Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) – Gestational Diabetes Program- Remote

Location: Farmington, Connecticut US

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Requisition Number: 346

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Job Title: Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) – Gestational Diabetes Program Job Category: Part-Time (16-20 hours per week), Remote

Women's Health CT is currently seeking an experienced Nurse Practitioner (APRN) for our Gestational Diabetes Management Program. The Nurse Practitioner will provide expert, patient-focused education and care of individuals diagnosed with Gestational Diabetes via a Telehealth platform and collaborate closely with MFM and OB/GYN physicians, and collaborative care providers in the OB/GYN setting.
In collaboration with the lead provider, this role is responsible for providing skilled health care to patients in a variety of clinical settings, and facilitating clinical management of patients by collaborating with attending surgeons, clinical nurses and other members of health care team.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
• Educate and monitor patients with gestational diabetes via a telehealth platform, and provide counseling to patients regarding an expected course of treatment
• Obtains and documents health history, and orders and interprets diagnostic tests
• Collaborates with physicians to provide appropriate direct care interventions within the scope of practice
• Collects, organizes, records, and discusses data as appropriate and uses sound clinical judgment based in best practice standards and evidenced-based medicine
• Prescribes pharmaceuticals according to patient needs and conducts appropriate patient follow-up & outreach
• Demonstrates commitment to ongoing education and improvement as evidenced by documentation of attendance at conferences, in-services, seminars, and committee meeting
• Performs other related duties in support of the Gestational Diabetes Management Program, including, but not limited to, scheduling and billing

Required Skills/Qualifications:
• Licenses and Certifications:
- Required current CT Nurse Practitioner (APRN)/Physician Assistant License with prescriptive authority
- National Certification in Advanced Practice and current CPR certification
- Training or certification in Adult Health or related
- Diabetes Educator Certification preferred
• Experience:
- At least 2 years of experience in primary care, emergency, or urgent care preferred
- Experience working with patients with gestational diabetes
• Customer-Focus and Communication:
- Excellent written and verbal communication skills. The ability to communicate in English and Spanish is highly preferred
- Positive, customer-focused approach, with a commitment to providing excellent patient care
- Excellent clinical management skills and proven ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and take lead when appropriate
• Clinical Management Skills:
- Highly organized with demonstrated ability to effectively prioritize competing tasks with full autonomy
- Knowledge of computer systems, including experience with electronic medical record systems (Athena)
- Excellent clinical management skills and proven ability to work collaboratively in a team environment and take lead when appropriate
- Ability to adhere to PWH policies as well as HIPAA requirements, OSHA regulations, and Infection Control standards

 

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We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefits package that includes health/dental/life/STD/LTD/vision insurance, paid time off and a 401(k) plan. This company is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Opportunity Employer.

About Unified Women’s Healthcare

Unified Women’s Healthcare proudly recruits physicians for one of the largest Ob-Gyn practice networks across the nation, with more than 600 practices and 1,800 providers in 12 states and DC. Collaborating with this network allows Unified to offer a variety of practice settings and physician career opportunities in women’s healthcare. 

One of the many advantages of partnering with Unified is that the physicians in our network are assured of continued clinical autonomy—all clinical decisions remain at the practice level.

We are advocates for the Ob-Gyn medical affiliates in our network, advancing the business of medicine so they can focus solely on the practice of medicine. We help our medical affiliates both innovate and expand, while providing tools, training, support, and additional resources.

Location_formattedLocationLong: Farmington, Connecticut US

Recruiter Full Name: Vicki Wiley

Recruiter Primary Email: vicki.wiley@unifiedhc.com

CountryEEOText_Description: We offer a competitive salary and an excellent benefit package that includes health/dental/life/STD/LTD/vision insurance, paid time off, and 401(k) plan. This company is a drug-free workplace and an Equal Employment Opportunity employer.