Advanced Practitioner Lead (PA/NP) - West Region

Avon, Connecticut  | Physicians & Advanced Practitioners


Position at Hartford Healthcare | GoHealth Urgent Care

At GoHealth Urgent Care, we GO above and beyond for our patients, communities and team members to ensure effortless, personal and connected experiences. That's why we partner with the most innovative and integrated health systems and staff our centers with the most knowledgeable providers.

GoHealth Urgent Care has partnered with Hartford Healthcare, Connecticut's most comprehensive healthcare network, to create a substantial network of urgent care centers throughout Connecticut that put patients and providers first, through delivering superior care and convenience. The partnership provides patients with greater access to innovative urgent care through state-of-the-art technology and unique patient access tools, such as online registration and appointment scheduling.

We are looking for progressive and entrepreneurial Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants for Advanced Practitioner Lead (APL) roles in our centers throughout Connecticut.

Urgent Care Center Locations:

  • Locations can be determined during an introductory phone call and may include the following:

    • North Region: Enfield, Windsor, Avon Torrington, Bishop’s Corner, Corbin’s Corner
    • West Region: Cheshire, Meriden, Bristol, Southington, Newington, Wethersfield
    • East Region: New London, Norwich, Glastonbury, Vernon, Manchester and South Windsor
    • South Region:  Milford, Hamden, Branford, West Haven, Derby

Urgent Care Advanced Practitioner Lead (PA/NP) will be divided between Clinical Care (75%) and Administrative Responsibilities (25%).

Clinical:  Provide a wide variety of clinical services including treatment of acute episodic conditions such as sore throats, colds, flu-like symptoms, cuts, sprains and minor infections. Functioning in lieu of or alongside of a physician, it is essential for an urgent care Advanced Practitioner to have excellent assessment skills in order to recognize more serious conditions and direct the patient to the emergency room for advanced care when necessary. 

Administrative: Provide a wide variety of administrative including: AP leader on the clinical leadership team, EMR training and efficacy, procedure/skills training, and act as a project implementation manager for special projects and initiatives. In-clinic mentoring, real-time observation and direct feedback to AP’s will be expected.  Lead AP, along with clinical leadership team, will assist with schedule management, chart review, patient quality/satisfaction initiatives, cover assigned Regional Physician Lead duties during sick-leave or PTO, and any other administrative duties at the discretion of the Medical Director. Lead AP will be active member of clinical leadership meetings and collaboratively disseminate best practices to all providers and staff.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree as PA/NP (preferred) or minimum of 10 years clinical experience
  • Licensed in the state of Connecticut as a Nurse Practitioner (APRN) or Physician Assistant (PA) required
  • Prior administrative or leadership responsibilities preferred

We are Committed to Quality Care

Our Hartford Healthcare-GoHealth Urgent Care locations have been accredited by the Urgent Care Association. The only program of its kind, this accreditation was awarded for GoHealth Urgent Care's excellence in both certification and quality and safety standards. This accomplishment signifies our continued dedication to the patients we serve.

Go forward.

When you join our collaborative teams, you can rest assured that your career growth and satisfaction will be handled with the same care that we put into growing our organization. Our modern facilities and innovations will help elevate the way you practice. And, you’ll have more opportunities to expand your professional experience and utilize your advanced clinical training.

If you’re a dynamic, flexible, experienced Advanced Practitioner who wants to take your career to the next level, we look forward to speaking with you today!