VAD Coordinator Advanced Practitioner

  • Heart Failure

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VAD Coordinator Advanced Practitioner opportunity in the Hartford region.


The Trinity Health Of New England Medical Group seeks a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join the Heart Failure team as a VAD Coordinator.

Join a highly respected, rapidly growing, heart failure interdisciplinary team with three board-certified heart failure attendings, advanced practice providers, and heart failure disease management RNs for the opportunity to help develop and grow a ventricular assist device program. The VAD Coordinator will be involved in the development of the VAD program and the coordination of Heart Failure patients being evaluated for mechanical circulatory support and following VAD placement in collaboration with the clinical and administrative leadership of the Heart Failure Team. This nurse practitioner/physician assistant collaborates with patients, families, peers, physicians and other members of the health care team in developing the health care services for this patient population.  Program development includes but is not limited to working with industry and hospital stakeholders to develop patient pathways and protocols as well as staff and community education.  Patient care coordination includes but is not limited to patient education, staff education, community education, clinic visits, being available for call coverage, record keeping and evaluation of the medical and nursing regimens in accordance with the hospital and nursing philosophy, policies/procedures, and standards.  He/she demonstrates leadership/management skills and a commitment to professional accountability and growth. This position includes responsibilities for clinical, fiscal and administrative management of the VAD patient population.

Practicing in Hartford, Connecticut’s state capital, puts you in the heart of New England. One million residents choose to reside in the greater Hartford area because it offers a tremendous selection of welcoming neighborhoods in which to live, excellent public and private schools, great restaurants, shopping, music, museums and historical areas. The central New England location puts you in close proximity to New York City and Boston with easy access to dependable air and rail services.

As part of Trinity Health Of New England—the region’s largest nonprofit health system—you’ll 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.

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Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center is a 617-bed acute care hospital in Hartford, Connecticut, routinely ranked among the best in the nation for patient safety and quality of care.

Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center

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