Trinity Health Of New England Medical Group is seeking a full-time Physician Assistant to join our Neurology Interventional Pain Management team at Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center located in Hartford, Connecticut.
The selected candidate will join an established, cohesive group of nine physicians and two APPs who provide interventional pain management services in a fast-paced outpatient setting. Within the larger neurology department, you would be working mostly with the interventional pain neurologist and a team of RNs, medical assistants, and a surgical scheduler. Enjoy a team based and patient-oriented culture that provides excellent training and mentorship.
Achieve a better work/life balance with a Monday Friday schedule that requires no on-call responsibility.
Responsibilities will include:
- Diagnose and treat chronic pain patients under the supervision of our interventional pain neurologist
- Provide high-quality patient care as part of a healthcare team
- Develop and implement a patient management plan
- Communicate and collaborate with the physician and team regarding patient care
- Perform a focused physical exam for neurology and chronic pain patients
- Prescribe all necessary medications and treatments (non-opioid medications)
- At times, may administer trigger point injections and IV migraine medications
Interested candidates should be certified and hold an active Connecticut license. The successful candidate is expected to demonstrate a high standard of moral and ethical behavior, professionalism, compassion, and commitment to patient care. Experience in interventional procedures for pain management or experience in orthopedics, anesthesia, or surgical subspecialties is preferred but not required. Recent graduates interested in neurology or pain management will also be considered.
Qualifications for this opportunity include:
- Excellent written and verbal communications skills and ability to build rapport with patients
- Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment with high volume of patients and procedures
- Attention to detail and emphasis on superior quality of patient care
- Willingness to continue to gain knowledge and clinical experience
- Efficient time management and ability to multi-task
As part of Trinity Health of New Englandthe regions largest nonprofit health systemyou will experience a culture of provider collaboration. Our practice model empowers providers to work at their highest level while allowing time for professional development and family life. If you are focused on providing outstanding patient-centered care, you will thrive within the Trinity Health of New England Medical Group.
Trinity Health Of New England Medical Group offers a competitive compensation and benefits plan.
ABOUT THE FACILITY
Trinity Health Of New England Medical Group is the driving force behind Trinity Health of New Englandthe regions largest nonprofit health system. From Springfield, Massachusetts down through Connecticut, our inspired care team of more than 740 providers working together is united by a shared commitment to help patients achieve optimal health. With 95 integrated practice locations, we represent the full breadth of medical, surgical and primary care specialties delivering exceptional care to patients in communities throughout Trinity Health Of New Englands expansive service area.
Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is a 617-bed acute care hospital in Hartford, Connecticut serving the north central Connecticut area since 1897. Part of Trinity Health Of New England, the region's largest health system, it is a high-performing Level II Trauma Center (seeking ACS Level I trauma verification in the upcoming year) and an advanced tertiary care referral center with a robust group of consultants and specialists. Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is also a major teaching hospital, academically affiliated with both the University of Connecticut School of Medicine and the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University. It offers opportunities to conduct clinical research and teach graduate and undergraduate medical and surgical learners.
Trinity Health Of New England is just beginning its story. Formed in 2015, the regional ministry's roots date back more than 100 years. The regions largest and most comprehensive not-for-profit Catholic health system is a strategic partnership that includes Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center and Mount Sinai Rehabilitation Hospital in Hartford, Connecticut; Johnson Memorial Hospital in Stafford Springs, Connecticut; Saint Marys Hospital in Waterbury, Connecticut; and Mercy Medical Center in Springfield, Massachusetts.
As a member of Trinity Health, based in Livonia, Michigan, one of the nation's largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems, Trinity Health Of New England is uniquely positioned to advance health care through alliances with the University of Connecticut School of Medicine, the Frank H. Netter MD School of Medicine at Quinnipiac University, and through its own research institutions dedicated to the development of primary care, new treatments for cancer and MS, and much more.
Hartford, Connecticut - The state capital, has a population of approximately 125,000 residents. Home to Armsmear, the historic residence of industrialist Samuel Colt, inventor of the Colt revolver, Hartford now hosts major corporations, including Aetna, Cigna, United Technologies and Bank of America. It is also a city of neighborhoodsfrom Little Italy in the South End to the ornate homes of Keney Park to Upper Albany, known for its Caribbean restaurants. Hartford is home to the Mark Twain House & Museum, Bushnell Center for the Performing Arts, the renowned Wadsworth Atheneum Museum of Art and the Connecticut Science Center. Hartford has good public and private schools, as well as higher-education institutions, including Trinity College and the University of Connecticut. Hartford is served by major highways, Amtrak, Connecticut Transit and Bradley International Airport.
ABOUT TRINITY HEALTH
Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.
Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.
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