Physician Assistant Cardiovascular PA Open Heart

    Community Health System
    Naples, FL
    Full-time
    Similar jobs pay $13.94 - $17.43

    Job Description

    Physicians Regional Healthcare System wants you to join our open heart team! We are expanding our cardiac service line and will be offering open heart surgery at Physicians Regional -- Pine Ridge in 2020. We are looking for compassionate cardiac team with strong critical thinking skills, and a desire to learn. If you're team oriented, love a fast paced environment then this is the job for you! Located in beautiful Naples, FL, Physicians Regional Healthcare System boasts two nationally recognized, premier hospitals conveniently located off 1-75. We can't wait to have you join our cardiac team, your second family! INDPR

    Physicians Regional Healthcare System wants you to join our open heart team! We are expanding our cardiac service line and will be offering open heart surgery at Physicians Regional -- Pine Ridge in 2020. We are looking for compassionate cardiac team with strong critical thinking skills, and a desire to learn. If you're team oriented, love a fast paced environment then this is the job for you!

    Located in beautiful Naples, FL, Physicians Regional Healthcare System boasts two nationally recognized, premier hospitals conveniently located off 1-75.

    In concert with the supervising physician:
    • Manages and assists CVTS patients, both inpatient and outpatient
    • Provides perioperative and postoperative education, counseling and assessment
    • Possesses computer skills with emphasis on electronic medical record charting
    • Performs diagnostic and therapeutic tasks to allow the surgeons to extend their services
    • Assists with gathering the patient data necessary in implementing the therapeutic plan of the surgeon
    • Acts as a patient advocate in the medical care system, serving as confidant, advisor and liaison between patients and physicians and other staff members
    • Performs and records H&P's
    • Performs as a first or second assist intraoperatively
    • Participation in rounds, schedule rotation and on-call responsibilities
    • Management of IABPs, ventilators, temporary pacemakers, and biventricular support devices
    • Performs invasive procedures, such as thoracenteses, chest tube insertions, etc.
    • Saphenous vein and radial artery harvesting, including the endoscopic retrieval method
    The successful candidate will also have a strong desire to work with cardiothoracic and vascular patients and their families. Must also possess the following: excellent people skills, demonstrated concern for the health and well-being of others, superior written and oral communication skills, demonstrated ability to recognize postoperative complications and the ability to work both as a team member and independently.

    This position will require completion of an ARC-PA-approved program for physician assistants, current NCCPA certification and be eligible for both State licensure and registration with the State Board of Medicine. Candidate must have current BLS and ACLS certifications.

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    Posting ID: 552788154Posted: 2020-05-21