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ADVANCED NURSE PRACTITIONER
Ref No.: 18-08486
Location: Hartford, Connecticut
Due Date :08/06/2018
Segment:State and Local
JPAS:NO

ESSENTIAL REQUIREMENT OF WORK:
In a state agency health care delivery system, this class is accountable for providing advanced nursing and consultation services. Works under the general supervision of a physician administrator or other employee of higher grade. May supervise/lead clinical staff as assigned.
EXAMPLES OF DUTIES:
Performs clinical assessments; develops and/or recommends appropriate nursing services; consults with clinical staff regarding assessment methods and treatment plans; assists regional and/or central office staff in determining need for contractual health services; provides direction to staff on appropriate health record documentation; functions as liaison between agency and community health care providers; prepares reports on health services, problems and investigations; participates in quality assurance and other clinical committees as needed; may assist families and other groups in understanding medical needs of clients serviced by agency; may participate as a member of multi-disciplinary evaluation team; may provide training to nursing and paraprofessional staff; may direct agency clinic services; performs related duties as required.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
Considerable knowledge of nursing principles and clinical therapeutic models; considerable knowledge of relevant state and federal laws, statutes and regulations, knowledge of state, federal and local health care agencies and programs; knowledge of pharmacology as it relates to advanced nursing practice; considerable interpersonal skills; considerable oral and written communication skills; considerable clinical assessment and evaluation skills; administrative ability. A current license as an advanced practice registered nurse issued by the Connecticut Department of Public Health and Addiction Services is required. Candidates in this class may be required to travel.