Family Nurse Practitioner (APRN)
Family Nurse Practitioner (APRN)
(Full-time; 40 hours/week)
Are you an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse looking to make a genuine difference for patients? Join our team at Generations Family Health Center!
Generations Family Health Center, Inc. is a regional community health center covering a thirty-seven town rural region in eastern Connecticut with sites located in Willimantic, Danielson, Norwich and Putnam. Our dedicated staff provides a full range of primary care services to all ages including medical, dental and behavioral health care, as well as care coordination and community outreach. In addition to our main facilities, we offer mobile programs and School Based Health Centers.
We are seeking an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse to assist us in providing our patients with quality, compassionate healthcare. Ideally, you will have prior experience in an ambulatory primary care setting. We currently have an opening at our facility in Willimantic, CT. If this sounds like the kind of career opportunity that you’ve been waiting for, and if you meet our qualifications, we want to talk with you. Contact us today!
Location: Willimantic, CT
Job Responsibilities: As a Family Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, you will provide a broad range of clinical primary care services, which will include routine and appropriate ambulatory adult, pediatric, and gynecological care as assigned.
Your specific duties in this APRN role include:
Providing care appropriate to the age of the patients served
Performing office diagnostic and therapeutic procedures
Performing therapeutic procedures such as injections, immunizations, suturing, wound care, and managing infection
Instructing and counseling patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens, normal growth and development, family planning, emotional problems of daily living, and health maintenance
Developing and implementing patient management plans, recording progress notes, and assisting in provision of continuity of care
Performing comprehensive physical examinations and compile patient medical data, including health history and physical exam results
Salary Scale Starting: $113,263 (Masters) / $118,263 (Doctorate)
Sign-On Bonus: $5,000
Bilingual Stipend (for verified Spanish language fluency, Willimantic only): $3,000
Benefits: Generations is also proud to offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits package which includes:
Primarily day-time schedule, some evenings (8 hour shifts, Monday-Friday) / one Saturday per month (4 hour shift, stipend)
Medical, dental, and vision coverage
Short Term Disability coverage
Employee Assistance Program
Employee Wellness Program
403(b) retirement savings plan
5 weeks paid time off
9 paid holidays
Malpractice insurance provided
Loan repayment through NHSC and NHSC Scholarship Repayment Site
CME days & CME/CEU and CPE stipends
As an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse, you must be highly detail-oriented with superior analytical skills as well as the ability to accurately assess patient conditions and to react quickly in emergency situations. You must also have a positive and empathetic personality with the ability to work effectively with others as part of a multidisciplinary team.
Specific qualifications for the APRN role include:
- M.S. degree from an accredited school of nursing
- Nationally recognized certification in area of practice
- Board certification
- Current licensure in the State of Connecticut or ability to obtain license in the state
- Valid Federal and State Controlled Substance License
- Demonstrated ability to provide care appropriate to the age of the patients served
- Knowledge of the principles of growth and development over the life span as pertains to scope of practice
- Experience in an ambulatory primary care setting, preferred
How to Apply