Critical Care Nurse Practitioner – Manchester, CT
Nurse Practitioner Opportunity in Manchester, Connecticut
Manchester Memorial Hospital, part of the larger Eastern Connecticut Health Network, is located in Manchester, Connecticut, just outside of Hartford. A longstanding part of the community, Manchester Memorial provides the community with compassionate and comprehensive care, close to home. The hospital continues to raise the standard of care in their community, year after year, and has received numerous awards for its quality of care and patient satisfaction. The Joint Commission has awarded Manchester Memorial the Gold Seal of Approval with an Advanced Certification as a Primary Stroke Center in addition to their recognition from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association as a Stroke Gold Plus Quality Achievement Award.
- 249-bed community-based hospital
- Team of 3 physicians and 4 advanced practitioners
- Integrated care program – Sound also provides teleICU and hospital medicine services
Requirements of Nurse Practitioners
As a Nurse Practitioner with Sound Physicians, you will work in an environment that promotes the Sound Core Values of integrity, teamwork, service, quality, and innovation enjoying a sustainable career with programs consistently staffed to levels that facilitate a manageable workload for our Intensivist teams. At Sound Physicians, we recognize the value that you bring when you are empowered to work at the top of your license. We invest in robust onboarding and training as you assimilate into a new role at a new hospital. We support you to provide the excellent care you long to give each patient through ongoing professional development and ongoing feedback on your clinical performance.
As a Critical Care NP you can expect to:
- Independently assess, examine, and provide care to critically ill patients in the ICU including procedures such as central lines, intubations, arterial lines, and chest tubes
- Manage medical, surgical, and cardiac patients
- Actively present and participate in daily multidisciplinary rounds in the ICU
- Work autonomously and multitask within the critical care team
- Commit to excellence in clinical service and demonstrate problem-solving abilities necessary to best serve our patients
- Current, unrestricted license with 5+ years of experience
Location & Lifestyle
Enjoy the history and charm of historic Manchester, situated in the scenic Litchfield Hills in Hartford County, Connecticut. Manchester is conveniently located between two major metro areas, New York and Boston, and is situated just outside of Hartford. This quaint community boasts an array of housing and educational options, both public and private. Eastern and Central Connecticut provide opportunities to explore and unwind within a short commute.
Join a Collegial Practice Where You Thrive
Sound Critical Care is a physician-established and led group that partners with community hospitals to manage and improve ICUs nationwide. We ensure that physicians have the time and resources needed to deliver compassionate care that measurably improves quality and lowers the cost of healthcare for patients in the communities we serve. Our culture promotes physician autonomy, mastery, and purpose. Physicians have the ability to effectively participate in the process of change management within the community hospital ICU setting.
Our physicians and advanced practice providers all strive to improve quality, and we work hard to replicate their best ideas across the organization to improve outcomes for more than one million patients cared for by Sound Physicians annually. Our commitment to improving outcomes for patients is rooted in our ability to attract exceptional people. Great people, coupled with the right tools and development, are how we positively impact healthcare quality, one patient at a time, for millions of patients each year.