Cardiac (Electrophysiology) Nurse Practitioner Opening - Danbury, Connecticut
Company: Nuvance Health Connecticut
Posted on: November 26, 2022
Cardiac (Electrophysiology) Nurse Practitioner Opening -
Danbury Hospital is seeking a full-time Cardiac Nurse Practitioner
(sub-specialty in Electrophysiology) to join our Arrhythmia Service
at Danbury Hospital. The position follows a Monday through Friday
schedule and includes both inpatient and outpatient coverage. No
evenings, weekends, or call. Danbury is located about 60 miles
northeast of New York City in suburban Fairfield County and near
the border of Westchester and Putnam Counties in New York. In
collaboration with physicians and team members, the Advanced
Practitioner provides direct care to those patients with cardiac
rhythm disorders and related conditions. The NP/PA also provides
evaluation and care to patients with implanted cardiac rhythm
The ideal candidate will be a board certified Nurse Practitioner
with strong interest in cardiology and Electrophysiology,
willingness to learn, and desire to be part of a growing team.
-Previous cardiac care experience and/or a working knowledge of
implantable cardiac devices and EP procedures is a plus. New
graduates are welcome to apply. We will have structured training as
needed. We offer a highly competitive compensation and benefits
package, including allowances for CMEs and Dues.
Specific responsibilities include:
- Provides services to patients receiving care across all aspects
of the Arrhythmia Service.
- Ensures continuing education and competency for all Danbury
Hospital Staff requiring training on arrhythmia procedures and pre,
intra and post-procedure care.
- Collaborates with healthcare providers & clinical manager to
define, track & evaluate quality metrics and achieve clinical
integration related to Arrhythmia Services.
- Ensures clinically appropriate transitions of patients under
- Provides post-procedure follow-up, discharges patients after
discharge criteria are met, and gives patient specific
prescriptions for plans of care with detailed
- Documents discharge summaries.
- Makes daily rounds independently or with other members of
Arrhythmia Center Team.
- Provide care to patients with implanted devices and manages
those devices in order to maximize device function and
- Assists with the collection of data for research studies,
clinical trials and/or ACC-ICD registry as requested.
- NP or Physician Assistant board certification.
- State of CT APRN or Physician Assistant license.
- CT State Controlled Substance Registration.
- Federal DEA.
Established in 1885, Danbury Hospital is a not-for-profit community
hospital providing Greater Danbury area residents convenient access
to exceptional care. Danbury Hospital has 371 beds and is a Level
II Trauma Center with approximately 70,000 ED visits per year, as
well as a Stroke Center and a Chest Pain Center, offering 24-hour
interventional cardiology. As a teaching hospital, we are
affiliated with the University of Vermont College of Medicine, Ross
University, American University of the Caribbean, and Yale School
of Medicine. Our employed Medical Group includes 1000+ physicians
and advanced practice providers, serving a geographically broad
region throughout Western Connecticut and eastern New York.
Danbury, Connecticut, located in the foothills of the Berkshire
Mountains and on the border of New York State, is about 60 miles
northeast of New York City and 60 miles west of Hartford, CT. As
part of the greater NY metropolitan area, the city of Danbury
enjoys both proximity to New York City culture and access to a wide
array of four season recreational activities. The region has highly
rated public and private schools and universities. Boston, New York
City, New Haven and Hartford are easily accessible.
Danbury Hospital is now part of Nuvance Health. Nuvance Health
serves 1.5 million residents across New York and Connecticut and
includes more than 2,600 aligned physicians, 12,000 employees,
seven hospitals (Danbury Hospital, New Milford Hospital, Northern
Dutchess Hospital, Norwalk Hospital, Putnam Hospital Center, Sharon
Hospital, and Vassar Brothers Medical Center), a large network of
primary care and specialty practices, and multiple affiliated
We are a Section 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization and therefore
eligible employees may qualify for forgiveness of certain federal
student loans under the Public Service Loan Forgiveness
WE ARE AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER. Qualified Applicants are
considered for positions and are evaluated without regard to mental
or physical disability, race, color, religion, gender, national
origin, age, genetic information, military or veteran status,
sexual orientation, marital status or any other classification
protected under applicable Federal, State or Local law.
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