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Carle Foundation in Urbana, IL is seeking an additional CV Surgery 1st Assist Advanced Practice Provider to join our established team. Carle Physician Group consists of 450 physicians, and 260 advanced practice providers, is comprised of 50 specialties/subspecialties and has a service area of 1.5 million residents. Our physician group is a not-for-profit integrated network of healthcare services that also includes Magnet designated, Carle Foundation Hospital, a 413-bed Level I Trauma Center with Level III perinatal services. We offer a competitive compensation package as well as health, dental, and life insurance. Position details include: Join a team of five Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgeons and four Advanced Practice Providers. M-F with possible weekend call and holidays. Practice scope includes adult cardiothoracic surgery - CABG, valve surgery, TAVR - as well as major / minor vascular surgery including EVAR and open aneurysm repair, carotid endarterectomy, etc. Opportunity to develop sub practice based on clinical interests. Comprehensive practice that includes surgery, clinic, and hospital rounding, allowing 1st Assist APP to practice full scope. Experienced Advanced Practice Providers in Cardiovascular Surgery is preferred - including surgical first-assisting, Endoscopic Vein Harvest (EVH), and perioperative patient care - but will consider other surgically-trained APPs who want to experience the professional satisfaction of cardiothoracic and vascular surgery. Opportunity for academic and/or research affiliation with the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, first program designed at the intersection of engineering and medicine. The Carle Heart and Vascular Institute is recognized as a national leader in quality of care. HealthGrades recently recognized Carle Foundation Hospital as Top 10% in the nation for cardiac surgery and best in the region for cardiac care and cardiac surgery in addition to a five-star rating for bypass surgery and treatment of heart attacks and heart failure. In Fall 2013, a new state-of-the-art nine-story patient bed tower was completed. The Carle Heart and Vascular Institute is a key component of this new structure and encompasses both outpatient and inpatient cardiovascular services, including eight catheterization labs and the relocation of cardiac intensive care, stepdown and medical beds within the bed tower. Education Requirements: Master's degree in Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. Training on surgical first assist and EVH required. Licensure/Certification Requirements: Current Illinois physician assistant or nurse practitioner licensure. Community Description: Carle Foundation Hospital is located in the twin cities of Champaign-Urbana, with a population of 195,000. Centrally located two hours from Chicago and Indianapolis and three hours from St. Louis. Home to the "Big Ten" University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, a world-renowned university with a vast array of educational, cultural and athletic facilities, opportunities and events. Sophisticated and has the cultural advantages of a large cosmopolitan area with a relaxed atmosphere while maintaining friendly, small-town hospitality. For more information on the Champaign-Urbana area, please visit: http://www.visitchampaigncounty.org/ Equal Opportunity Employer/Vets/DisabledTwo opportunities for an Orthopedic Physician Assistant
Samaritan Health Services (OR), a non-profit integrated health care delivery system has two opportunities for an Orthopedic Physician Assistant in Corvallis, OR. Samaritan Neurosurgery, based at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, a level 2 trauma center, provides advanced care for treatment of brain, spine and peripheral nerve injuries and disease. Samaritan Orthopedics-Luis Vela, DO, based at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center, a level 2 trauma center, provides comprehensive orthopedic treatment and sports medicine for the shoulder to hand. Job Specifics Join clinics with well-established orthopedics surgeons and physician assistants Work alongside medical students and residents Work with Oregon State University college athletes Minimal call Mostly clinic and First Assist responsibilities; initial work-up, pre-op/post-op. 4.5 day work week Requirements 2 years orthopedic spine or neurosurgery spine experience preferred in our Samaritan Neurosurgery clinic and no experience required in our Samaritan Orthopedics clinic. Should possess excellent clinical skills, communication skills, and a strong commitment to providing excellent care that is team oriented Eligibility to work in the United States We offer an attractive salary plus incentives, relocation assistance, paid malpractice, CME days plus allowance, Electronic Medical Record (EPIC) and a competitive benefits package. Location Details Nestled in the heart of the Willamette Valley, Corvallis is an ideal location to work, live and raise a family. Within easy driving distance of mountains, rivers and the famed Oregon Coast, opportunities abound for outdoor enthusiasts such as camping, hiking, mountain biking, kayaking and skiing. As an added bonus, Oregon's two largest cities and cultural centers - Portland and Eugene - are close by. Meanwhile, the tree lined city of about 55,000 residents has earned the reputation as one of the best cities in the nation to call home - though many who live here wish that distinction did not attract so much publicity! For more information, please contact Annette Clovis, Director, Physician and Corporate Development at aclovis@samhealth or 541-768-4419. Apply on-line at www.samhealth.org/docjobs.PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT Thoracic Surgery BANNER MD ANDERSON CANCER CENTER
BANNER MD ANDERSON CANCER CENTER – Phoenix, Metro PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - Thoracic Surgery The Division of Surgical Oncology at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center (BMDACC) continues to experience rapid growth. As part of this growth we are recruiting Advanced Practice Providers to provide inpatient and outpatient clinical services at BMDACC. This represents an excellent opportunity for dynamic Physician Assistant. Qualified applicants are required to be board certified and expected to provide compassionate, evidence-based and multidisciplinary care to cancer patients. Surgical experience is required. In addition, the PA hired is expected to be an active member of the Division and participate in clinical, research and education services provided by BMDACC at the Banner Boswell Medical Center Campus. Surgical First Assist required as the PA will support the thoracic surgeon in all settings, inpatient, OR and outpatient 2-3 years surgical experience preferred Thoracic or cardiac surgery experience preferred but will consider other surgical specialties M-F, 8a-5p, with some weekend call required The program is highly integrated with The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, including opportunities for education and mentorship. Banner Health, a Top 10 Health System for clinical performance according to Thomson Reuters, has teamed up with MD Anderson Cancer Center, ranked number one by U.S. News and World Report in cancer care seven of the last nine years, to open the Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center. This new center is the broadest extension of MD Anderson¹s services outside of Houston and will brings an unprecedented level of cancer care to the greater Phoenix area and entire Southwest region. We offer a generous salary and benefits. SUBMIT YOUR CV FOR IMMEDIATE CONSIDERATION, TO: email@example.com For questions, contact Dawn Curry, at: 970-810-6096. Visit our website at: www.bannerhealth.com EOE/AA Banner Health supports a drug free work environment. Please, No Agency Solicitation. Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability or veteran status except where such distinction is required by law. All positions at Banner MD Anderson Cancer Center are security sensitive and subject to examination of criminal history record information. Smoke-free and drug-free environment. Not a J1 opportunityPhysician Assistant to assist the UAB Medicine Cardiac Surgeon
Baptist Health is currently seeking a Physician Assistant to assist the UAB Medicine cardiac surgeon in the medical care and management of adult heart patients, performing such functions as first assist in operating room, performing vein harvesting procedures, assisting in a wide range of cardiovascular and thoracic surgical procedures and conducting hospital rounds on new consults and post-operative patients. The primary work environment for this position is in the hospital setting to include the operating room where the individual will have responsibilities that include first/second assisting, vein harvesting (Maquet Vasoview 7 for endoscopic vein harvesting technique required). The ideal candidate should have 2-3 years of cardiac surgery and hospital rounding experience with strong interpersonal talents and technically skilled in the operating room. The cardiothoracic surgery Physician Assistant exercises autonomy in medical decision making and provides a broad range of diagnostic and therapeutic services to adult heart patients. This may include managing patients with complex, acute, critical and chronic health conditions. In addition, the individual collects and assists in the interpretation of reports from diagnostic and laboratory tests, radiographic procedures and clinical studies. Required Qualifications Current license to practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Alabama. Certification by the National Commission on Certification for Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Satisfactory completion of a Physician Assistant program accredited by Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) or one of its predecessor agencies, CAHEA or CAAHEP. Consideration of ACLS and BLS certification current or ability to obtain Desired Qualifications Ability to work with minimal supervision and as part of a collaborative team is required. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills are required. Experience in surgery or emergency room/urgent care is desired. 2 Years cardiothoracic/cardiovascular surgery experience strongly preferred. Contact: If you have questions or would like to learn more about this opportunity please contact Bonita Lancaster – 334-273-4527 / firstname.lastname@example.orgCardiac Surgery Physician Assistant - Full-time
Cardiac Surgery Physician Assistant - Full-time East Bay Cardiac Surgery Center, one of the largest CT Surgery practices in the Bay Area. Recognized for outstanding outcomes by the state of California and one of the earliest practices to utilize PA’s (1980), is seeking a full-time cardiac surgery Physician Assistant. Candidate must have exceptional surgical ability as a baseline, we are willing to train a new grad with the right aptitude. Candidate should have strong organizational skills and adapt readily to novel situations. Duties to include: H&Ps Consults, Surgical assisting, Hospital rounds, clinic, etc. Call 1/3. Excellent benefits, salary commensurate with experience. Please email your CV to: email@example.comPhysician Assistant (PA) Adult Cardiovascular Surgery
JOB OPENING ID 139698 Physician Assistant (PA) Adult Cardiovascular Surgery Apply online to Job ID 139698 Direct link: http://careers.umich.edu/job_detail/139698/physician_assistant_pa_adult_cardiovascular_surgery Job Summary The Michigan Medicine, University of Michigan Department of Cardiac Surgery, Section of Adult Cardiovascular Surgery, is currently seeking a Physician Assistant to assist cardiac surgeons in the medical care and management of adult heart patients, performing such functions as first assist in operating rooms and participating in a wide range of heart procedures. Responsibilities The primary work setting for this position is in the operating room for the majority of the time where the individual will have responsibilities that include first/second assisting, conduit harvesting, and evaluation/expansion of minimally invasive equipment/approaches (EVH experience preferred). The ideal candidate should have 2-3 years of cardiac surgery experience with strong interpersonal talents and technically skilled in the operating room. The cardiothoracic surgery Physician Assistant exercises autonomy in medical decision making and provides a broad range of diagnostic and therapeutic services to adult heart patients. This may include managing patients with complex, acute, critical and chronic health conditions. In addition, the individual collects and assists in the interpretation of reports from diagnostic and laboratory tests, radiographic procedures and clinical studies. The position typically analyzes, compares and evaluates various courses of action and has the authority to make independent decisions on matters of significance, free from immediate direction, within the scope of their responsibilities. Required Qualifications Current license to practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Michigan. Certification by the National Commission on Certification for Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Satisfactory completion of a Physician Assistant program accredited by Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) or one of its predecessor agencies, CAHEA or CAAHEP. Consideration of ACLS and BLS certification current or ability to obtain Desired Qualifications Ability to work with minimal supervision and as part of a collaborative team is required. Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills are required. Experience in surgery or emergency room/urgent care is desired. 2 Years cardiothoracic/cardiovascular surgery experience strongly preferred. Work Schedule Hours: 40-50 hours per week. Coverage as part of the team is 7 days per week, 24 hours per day with on-call responsibilities. Contact Information If you have questions regarding this posting or would like assistance with Physician Assistant opportunities please contact Nurse and Physician Assistant Recruitment at (734) 936-5183 or e-mail UMHS_PArecruit@med.umich.edu. For a current listing of all open PA job opportunities at Michigan Medicine, please visit www.UMHSpa.org. Mission Statement Michigan Medicine improves the health of patients, populations and communities through excellence in education, patient care, community service, research and technology development, and through leadership activities in Michigan, nationally and internationally. Our mission is guided by our Strategic Principles and has three critical components; patient care, education and research that together enhance our contribution to society.PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - GENERAL SURGERY
POSITION LOCATION: TRUMBULL AND BRIDGEPORT, CT - Within 90 minutes from NYC! This is a great opportunity to work with one surgeon in an outpatient setting assisting with general surgery! Collegial and supportive environment with access to resources and specialists across the continuum of care; Full suite of practice management services that allow physicians to focus on patient care Flexible schedule to ensure work/life balance Competitive compensation with Performance Incentive Program; robust benefit and retirement plans including a pension and matching 403B, vacation, CME, malpractice including tail coverage and more! Located in the beautiful settings of Fairfield County, the area boasst wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to New York City and Boston with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants. To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day. The Physician Assistant in General Surgery manages a range of medical and surgical conditions and are involved in all aspects of patient care. This position is predominantly in the outpatient setting and assists general surgeon in all aspects of the caring of breast and general surgical patients. EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran Duties & Responsibilities Performs patient histories and physical exams Handles patient rounds, patient education and discharge summaries First Assist in performing outpatient breast and general surgery including hernias, gallbladder and abdominal surgeries utilizing laproscopic and robotics Has extensive knowledge of a wide range of pathophysiology and a complex variety of co-morbid conditions Anticipates and corrects post-operative problems resulting from co-morbid conditions and stress of surgery Enables continuity of care by managing patient care in pre-, intra- and post-operative settings Coordinates/collaborates with clinical team to ensure development of appropriate treatment plans Communicates with physicians as needed; consult other services when appropriate Conducts patient and family education and documents education Integrates ethical principles in all areas of practice EDUCATION: Graduation from an accredited Physician Associate program required. Certified as a Physician Associate by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Associates. Both hold a valid Connecticut medical license, Connecticut Controlled Substance Registration and Federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certification. EXPERIENCE: One (1) to two (2) years caring for patients in surgical setting preferred. SPECIAL SKILLS: Excellent clinical, interpersonal and organizational skills. Demonstrated stong communication skillls, enthusiasm with a strong interest in breast and general surgery. Will train in laproscopic and robotics. ACCOUNTABILITY: Accountable to conduct accurate and appropriate evaluation, care, and coordination of care of patients. COMPLEXITY: In personal and job-related decisions and actions, consistently demonstrates the values of integrity (doing the right thing), patient-centered (putting patients and families first), respect (valuing all people and embracing all differences), accountability (being responsible and taking action), and compassion (being empathetic). Apply Here: https://bridgeport-ynhhs.icims.com/jobs/8223/physician-assistant---general-surgery---outpatient/loginPHYSICIAN ASSISTANT / SURGICAL
PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT / SURGICAL General Summary Our client hospital located in New London, CT., is seeking a full-time Surgical PA. The Physician Assistant performs a variety of duties in the hospital and office setting in the evaluation, management, and treatment of patients providing quality patient care and serves as a liaison between patient and physician when necessary. The PA also functions as a first assistant to the surgeon in the operating room. The Physician Assistant will work with the supervision of attending surgeons. Responsibilities Provides first and second assisting in general surgery and surgical subspecialties and demonstrates proficiency in a variety of surgical techniques, depending on surgical specialty assigned, which includes but is not limited to knot tying, suturing, skin closure, sterile technique, maintaining exposure of the surgical site, anticipating surgeon needs. Provides initial and ongoing assessment of patients’ medical, physical, and psychological status, including: conducts, writes, dictates, or records electronically, complete yet concise history and physical examinations. Develops treatment plans to be approved by the supervising physician. Performs rounds and records progress notes on pre/post-operative patients. Implements physician-directed treatment plans including writing or phoning orders for medications, treatments, tests, IV fluids, etc. and interpret normal and abnormal findings. Performs specialized procedures outside of the operating room and in the office including but not limited to dressing changes, minor wound care, suturing of minor wounds, drain advancement and removal, nasogastric tube placement, removal of central venous catheters, administration of local anesthetics, skin staple and suture removal, bladder catheterization, wound debridement, removal of chest tubes, arterial punctures, venipunctures for intravenous administration or blood sampling, reinsert gastrostomy tubes. Provides patient education and counseling regarding health status, test results, disease processes, and discharge planning. Presents concise but complete patient information to surgeons and consulting physicians as needed. Physician Assistants will rotate in surgical, and Obstetric (c-section assists) call schedule. Performs minor surgical procedures in an office based setting. Initially shifts may be scheduled as currently designed for the Operating Room. As the Operating Room schedule changes and the Surgical list model is formed, shifts will rotate on a weekly, bi-weekly or monthly basis as mutually determined by the Chief PA Surgeons and patient care requirement for continuity of care as determined by LMPA. Start and end time are flexible as these are learned professionals and expected to meet the needs of patients if they extend reasonably beyond scheduled shifts. Physician Assistant is assigned to assist physicians in one office/practice specialty with a shared emergency department call schedule. Performs post-operative evaluations/follow-up examinations in the office and hospital setting. Physician Assistants will conduct clinics in the office to evaluation patients referred from the emergency room for evaluation and consultation. Able to withstand the rigors of being on-call for long-periods of time. Meets performance expectations for Customer Service, Teamwork, Resource Utilization, and Staff and Self Development as outlined in performance review. Performs other duties as assigned or directed to ensure smooth operation of the office and inpatient care. Job Requirements Graduate of an AAPA-accredited Physician Assistant program Licensing from State of Connecticut Department of Health Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants Prior surgical experience is recommended but not required Compensation Plan Offering “highly competitive” starting salary (commensurate-with-experience), excellent company benefits plan, CME, pension, generous PTO plan, TA, relocation assistance and more … FOR MORE INFORMATION CONTACT: Matt H. Laste, CPC Executive Recruiter / Healthcare Practice Email: firstname.lastname@example.org / Web: www.waltmedina.com Office: 860.357.5002 / Fax: 860.828.2004Cardiovascular Surgery Physician Assistant - Wenatchee
Cardiovascular Surgery Physician Assistant Wenatchee Confluence Health is seeking an exceptional Cardiovascular Surgical PA to work with our collaborative team of professionals involved in the care of cardiac and thoracic surgical patients. First assisting, conduit removal with endoscopic technique and pre and post-operative care of patients are important aspects of this position. Central Washington Hospital has been a top 100 hospital for cardiovascular surgery outcomes and continues to strive to provide the highest quality care. We provide a balance between work and time off to maintain a healthy lifestyle and find joy and fulfillment while at work. This position is primarily surgical and inpatient. Cardiac surgical first assist experience preferred. Support physicians' on-call responsibilities and hospital rounds. Assist surgeon in OR as requested, participating in intraoperative and in-hospital care of patients. Appropriate certification. Ability to obtain an active license in the state of WA. About the Organization Confluence Health is a non-profit organization with a long history of financial stability. In addition to competitive wages, generous insurance programs and retirement contributions, we offer a comprehensive benefits package that includes relocation assistance, and annual allowances for continuing education. The quality of life enjoyed by our employees is unparalleled. Nestled between the foothills of the Cascade Mountains and the Columbia River, we enjoy over 200 days of sunshine annually, snow-capped mountains, and the lakes and rivers of the high desert. Our region offers a diversity of recreational activities to choose from including skiing, hiking, golf, white water rafting, fly fishing, cycling, mountain biking, and kayaking. The region also offers a family friendly environment with safe communities, good schools and opportunities for the entire family to be involved in culture and arts. Lifestyle We are Wenatchee https://vimeo.com/88411706 For Information: For more information about Confluence Health visit our website at www.confluencehealth.org/career-opportunities/ . Call Debbie at 509-436-6813. To Apply: For a full job description and to apply on-line, go to https://www.healthcaresource.com/confluencehealth/index.cfm?fuseaction=search.jobDetails&template=dsp_job_details.cfm&cJobId=100103436. If you’d like to speak with a Recruiter directly, please email us at email@example.com .PA Opportunities in Northern CA Wine Country!
PA Opportunities in Northern CA Wine Country! Potential Sign on Bonus and Relocation Join a growing healthcare organization located in the beautiful wine country of a Northern California community that is central to all that Northern California has to offer. We are located in the heart of the wine country, approximately 45 minutes away from the ocean, 4 hours away from the majestic mountains of Lake Tahoe, and a quick 45 minute drive to the city of San Francisco. We currently have the following opportunities in Santa Rosa: Cardiovascular Surgery (full-time)- hospital based Urgent Care- (full-time and per diem) Neurosurgery- (Full-time) Urology- (Full-time) Qualifications: Education: Graduated from an accredited PA program Experience: Prefer 3-5 years’ experience in the ambulatory care setting. Current PA license and certification by the National Commission of the Certification of Physician Assistants Benefits: - Medical Plans offered- PPO and EPO - Dental Coverage - Vision Coverage - Paid Time Off - Choose Well Program Incentives - Flexible Spending Account - Disability Insurance - Life Insurance - Legal Insurance - Retirement Savings - Discounted Gym Memberships - Employee Assistance Programs - Continued Medical Education Benefit of $1,000 plus 5 days covers or is applied to conference cost, expenses related to conferences and / or association dues for professional membership. - Reimbursement of annual license and DEA renewal fees. Please contact: Patti Olson