Yale University offers exciting opportunities for achievement and growth in New Haven, Connecticut. Conveniently located between Boston and New York, New Haven is the creative capital of Connecticut with cultural resources that include three major museums, a critically-acclaimed repertory theater, state-of-the-art concert hall, and world-renowned schools of Architecture, Art, Drama, and Music.
General Purpose: The advanced practice provider will serve as a Primary Care Clinician in the Internal Medicine Department of Yale Health. Yale Health is an NCQA-recognized Patient Centered Medical Home. As part of a Primary Care Team, provide comprehensive whole-person primary medical care to an assigned panel of patients, including preventive care and physical examinations, assessment and management of acute issues, appropriate monitoring of chronic illness and assessment of emotional health and wellbeing; recommend referrals to specialists as needed, consults as needed with physician team members; provide rapid access care, preoperative assessments and supportive care as needed for non-panel patients on the primary care team; participate in cross-coverage for absent primary care team members; commit to medically appropriate care that is patient centered, evidence-based, compassionate and cost-effective. Abides by departmental and organizational standards of patient service and responsiveness, including but not limited to timely and appropriate communication of test results and timely response to patient messages.
Required Education and Experience: Master’s Degree from an accredited Advanced Nurse Practitioner program or graduation from a Physician Assistant (PA) Training Program accredited by the American Medical Association Council on Medical Education.
Required Licenses or Certifications: CT ARPN license (or eligible) with ANA certification OR CT PA license (or eligible).
Well-developed assessment, interviewing, counseling, problem-resolution and crisis intervention skills. Well-developed oral and written communication, organizational and training skills.
Comprehensive knowledge of state, federal, hospital and university regulations related to administering medications and maintaining appropriate medical records.
Adheres to organizational standards of medical documentation within the Yale Health electronic health record (Epic) including but not limited to, timely completion of notes, appropriate documentation of non-visit-related transactions, appropriate and timely management of Inbasket.
Excellent attendance, punctuality and reliability.
Preferred Education, Experience and Skills: Three years of experience in clinical practice, preferably in adult primary care.
Application: For more information and immediate consideration, please apply online at http://bit.ly/2sRJxUG. Please be sure to reference this website when applying for this position.
We invite you to discover the excitement, diversity, rewards and excellence of a career at Yale University. One of the country's great workplaces, Yale University offers exciting opportunities for meaningful accomplishment and true growth. Our benefits package is among the best anywhere, with a wide variety of insurance choices, liberal paid time off, fantastic family and educational benefits, a variety of retirement benefits, extensive recreational facilities, and much more.
Yale University considers applicants for employment without regard to, and does not discriminate on the basis of an individual’s sex, race, color, religion, age, disability, status as a veteran, or national or ethnic origin; nor does Yale discriminate on the basis of sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.
Additional Salary Information: Commensurate with experience.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university located in New Haven, Connecticut. Founded in 1701 in the Colony of Connecticut, the university is the third-oldest institution of higher education in the United States.