Community Health Center

APRN - Nurse Practitioner - CHC School Base Clinic - Full Time - Eli Whitney Technical H.S. - Hamden CT

US-CT-HAMDEN
2 months ago
Job ID
2017-5775
# of Openings
1
Category
School Based Health Center

Overview

Community Health Center, Inc. (CHC). CHC is one of the country’s most creative and dynamic providers of primary medical, dental and mental health services to the uninsured and underinsured. We are one of the leading health-care providers in the state of Connecticut, providing comprehensive primary care services in medicine, dentistry, and behavioral health. With more than 145,000 active patients, CHC is the health care home that works to keep our patients—and our communities—healthy. We go beyond the traditional health services to bring care wherever our patients and clients are, using innovative service delivery models and state of the art technology. We use the latest treatments and technologies within the Patient-Centered Medical Home Model (PCMH) to care for our growing patient base.

We also are engaged in practice transformation work around the country through our Weitzman Institute and three wholly owned affiliates: National Nurse Practitioner Residency and fellowship training Consortium, National Institute for the Advancement of Medical Assistants and the Community eConsult Network.

Responsibilities

APRN – CHC School Based Clinic

 

CHC currently seeks an experienced APRN - Nurse Practitioner for our school-based health center at Eli Technical High School, Hamden CT, to work in collaboration with the School Nurse and other staff.  

  • This Nurse Practitioner is a full time position that is scheduled to work in line with the annual school schedule & salary, based on 195 days a year. 
  • t works the school hours, covering 8 hours per day and works only when school is in session.

 

Address:

Eli Whitney Technical High School

100 Fairview Avenue
Hamden, CT 0651

 

 

This is the opportunity for you if you:

  • Are committed to providing superior care to the Stratford community
  • Would like to make a huge impact in someone's life
  • Are a compassionate individual who wishes to improve healthcare access for the underserved
  • Want to work under excellent supervision
  • Enjoy being a part of an outstanding team of professionals
  • Prefer a less traditional schedule and work hours

As a Nurse Practitioner, you will:

  • Provide a full scope of medical services largely geared to underserved populations
  • Receive strong clinical support services and work in an innovative school-based health system.
  • Be part of a multi-disciplinary practice that offers a blend of individual and population based care
  • Support enrolled CHC students in student physicals and other primary care services

 

Successful candidates must possess the following qualifications:

  • Graduate of an accredited Master of Science in Nursing program with a specialty as a Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Certification as a Family Nurse Practitioner
  • State of Connecticut APRN and RN licensure (within 12 months) is required.
  • Bi-Lingual Skills English/Spanish are preferred but not required

 

 

 

 

Qualifications

Education
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Master of Nursing (MSN)

Certifications
APRN (Nurse Practitioner) - State of Connecticut

Work Experience
Medical

Skills
Patient Care (Medical)
EMR/EHR

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