Urgent Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant

Danbury, Connecticut | Physicians & Advanced Practitioners

(Position at Nuvance Health | GoHealth Urgent Care)

Position Summary:


Nuvance Health, one of the nation's leading health care providers, has recently partnered with GoHealth Urgent Care, an on-demand consumer-centric care company, to operate a network of urgent care centers in the Danbury, CT! 

This new partnership creates an excellent opportunity for experienced Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistants, with urgent care or emergency room experience, treating both adult and pediatric patients, to join our team!

  • Our Physicians and Advanced Practice Clinicians 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.
  • It is essential in our urgent care centers that our Physicians and Advanced Practice Clinicians have excellent assessment skills in order to recognize more serious conditions and direct the patient to the emergency room for advanced care when necessary while going above and beyond to deliver an unparalleled patient experience.

A career with Nuvance Health-GoHealth Urgent Care offers:   

  • Flexible scheduling –average of 14 rotating shifts/month
  • Work in our beautiful state-of-the-art centers that are patient-friendly and equipped with imaging, labs and an advanced EMR that is fully integrated with Nuvance Health!
  • More autonomy with mentoring and support when you need it.
  • Our patient satisfaction scores validate our focus on quality of care.
  • Competitive compensation and robust benefits package including 401K, PTO and CME.  

Additionally, we have two Excellent Bonus Program (for fulltime or part-time):   

  • Daily Volume Bonus paid monthly based on patient visit metrics met per shift (to reward those who work at the busier centers).
  • Quarterly Bonus of up to 10% on top of your clinical base salary, based upon patient satisfaction scores, productivity and quality measures.


  • Minimum of 1 year of fulltime experience in either an Urgent Care or Emergency Medicine setting as a NP or PA (required).
  • Experience treating all ages (pediatric and adult patient populations) required.
  • Comfortable with minor procedures (sutures, casts, splints, etc.), and preliminary reads on EKGs and X-rays required.
  • Physician Assistants: Master’s degree and NCCPA Certification
  • Nurse Practitioners: Master’s degree and appropriate certification required (AANC or AANP)


All of our 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.



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 clinician who wants to take your career to the next level, we look forward to speaking with you today!   












All qualified persons are granted an equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation and gender identity or expression, age, national origin, citizenship status, disability, genetic information, medical condition, family care leave status, pregnancy or pregnancy-related condition, otherwise qualified disabled or veteran status. The company will comply with all fair employment laws in each of the jurisdictions where we conduct business.

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About GoHealth Urgent Care

GoHealth Urgent Care has outstanding career opportunities in Atlanta, the Bay Area, Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Michigan, Missouri, New York, North Carolina, Northwest Arkansas, Oklahoma City, Portland/Vancouver, Texas and Virginia. And all of these positions have one thing in common: flexibility to practice and support urgent care medicine the way it was meant to be, without the stress and bureaucracy of hierarchical organizations. With reasonable work hours that don’t emotionally exhaust or burn them out, our team can balance and prioritize their professional and personal lives. Remote positions are also available.

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