Advanced Practice Provider (NP or PA) - Pre Operative Clinic

advanced practice provider

Cheshire Medical Center’s Departments of Anesthesiology and Surgery are seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (NP or PA) to join their team within the Preoperative Care Clinic. The ideal candidate will split their time, on average, between the clinic and assisting in the OR. This provider be responsible for assessing patients’ physical and psychosocial health status in advance of surgery by conducting a pre-anesthetic evaluation, educating patients about their day-of-surgery experience, addressing questions about anesthesia and pain management, coordinating care among health providers to ensure patients are well-optimized, discussing individualized perioperative risks, and engaging patients to participate actively in their care. This provider will work closely with other healthcare providers to provide a team based, high-value quality care to patients of all ages within an academic setting where teaching and learning is central to our work and mission. 

Why Work at Dartmouth Health:

  • Competitive salary
  • $10k relocation bonus
  • No income or sales tax for NH residents

 What New Hampshire has to offer you:

  • Unmatched quality of life in a beautiful, rural setting
  • Professional community offering excellent schools and lively arts
  • Access to major cities and airports
  • Proximity to ski mountains, hiking trails and lakes
  • Driving distance to the seacoast/ocean

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Cover letters can be addressed to: Coby S. Hauser, MHA, FACHE – Search Committee Lead

CV and cover letter to be sent to: Caitlin Vecchio Taylor, CPRP -


Dartmouth Health Cheshire Medical Center in Keene, NH is a 230 physician and associate provider, multi-specialty community practice and a member of the Dartmouth Health System based in Lebanon, New Hampshire. This diverse group of professionals is committed to quality and patient safety, continuous process improvement and clinical measurement. Dartmouth Health Cheshire Medical Center is a nationally recognized leader in population health and the patient-centered medical home care delivery model. It is innovative and collaborative in its use of integrative medicine, value-based care, accountable-care models and electronic health records. It is the largest community practice in the 650+ physician Dartmouth Health System which boasts a leading academic medical center and medical school.

Required Licensure/Certifications

  • Graduate of an accredited APRN or PA program.
  • For Nurse Practitioners: RNFA Required.
  • Eligible for APRN or PA licensure in the State of New Hampshire.

Dartmouth Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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