Work with our multidisciplinary team of physicians, nurses, NP, PAs in managing care of adult and pediatric Cardiac Surgery and ventricular/cardiac assist device and heart and lung transplant patients in hospital (70 %) and clinic (30%) settings.
The Physician Assistant works as a part of a surgeon/physician assistant team, providing care for the cardiothoracic surgical patient throughout the surgical care continuum (pre-operative, intra-operative, and post-operative follow-up).
Provide clinical care for patients including assessment, diagnosis/treatment of illness, ordering and interpreting medical diagnostics, chronic illness management, wellness care, prescribing of medications, treatments, therapy, medical equipment, etc
The NP PA will work with a high level of autonomy as an integral part of a multidisciplinary team consisting of physicians, fellows, nurses, pharmacists, social workers, dieticians and transplant coordinators.
Must have year of experience in a medical clinic or hospital is preferred; strong written and oral communication skills are required, and must have demonstrated skill in working collaboratively with all members of the healthcare team.