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At Hartford HealthCare, we strive to provide our Advanced Practitioners with a balance of career and lifestyle. We offer a stimulating work environment, coupled with the top Healthcare resources and professionals that inspires excellence. Join us in our vision to be nationally respected for patient care and most trusted for personalized coordinated Healthcare.

The Physician Assistant / Nurse Practitioner (APRN) within the Medical ICU Step Down will join a team of established advanced practitioners who cover the Medical ICU and Medical Step Down units. Advanced Practitioners enjoy using their extensive knowledge to provide patient care for the complex critically ill patients requiring multiple technologies and advanced life support. Advanced Practitioners will practice in a collaborative environment with an intensivist, attending physicians, and other highly skilled members of the healthcare team.

Shift: Rotating schedule with days, nights, weekends, and holidays. 13 hour shifts, 3 Days a week. Full-Time (40hrs)

We offer an extensive orientation period for new Physician Assistant and Nurse Practitioner (APRN) graduates, or Advanced Practitioners new to critical care.

Advanced Practitioners Enjoy:
Exceptional benefits from Hartford Healthcare, a system known for exceptional care. Hartford HealthCare doesnt just take great care of its patients. It takes great care of its employees too. Our benefits include:

Competitive Salaries
Generous Paid Time Off
Medical and dental plans
Tuition reimbursement
Hartford Hospital is a major teaching hospital affiliated with the University of Connecticut Medical School, serving the New England region. Our reputation for providing complex and innovative care to those in need is built on the foundation of excellence in patient care, teaching and research. Our quality programs have continually been recognized for excellence by the Federal Government, US News and World Report, Solucient, Blue Cross/Blue Shield and the National Cancer Institute, to name a few.

Hartford Hospital performed the first successful heart transplant in the state, and pioneered the use of robotics in surgery. We maintain the only Level 1 Trauma Center in the region, and operate the states only air ambulance system, LIFE STAR.


Nurse Practitioners (APRN) positions require National certification in Advanced Practice, MSN, and current CT Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (APRN) certification. Physician Assistants (PA) positions require current CT Physician Assistants (PA) License and Board certification or eligible. All disciplines require the demonstrated ability to positively interact with medical and nursing staff. Critical Care experience preferred but not required.

We know what matters most when it comes to building a career you can be proud of. State of the art technology. Education. Quality. Coordinated patient care. And plenty of room to grow. You'll find all of these things within Hartford HealthCare, the largest, most comprehensive integrated health system in Connecticut. At Hartford HealthCare, clinical education and research are supported to bring the latest technology and discoveries, clinical excellence and innovation to the patient and community. And to provide physicians access to a wealth of expertise and resources. Hartford HealthCare aspires to be the next generation of integrated health systems, marked by strong patient focus, heightened efficiency, consistent quality performance and open, collaborative sharing of best practices. All of the partner organizations within Hartford HealthCare are united by this vision. Our partners include tertiary care and community hospitals, regional behavioral health centers, a statewide network of clinical laboratories, a large multispecialty physician practice, a regional home care system, comprehensive senior services, a rehabilitation network and more.