Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician Assistant
We are seeking an experienced Physician Assistant to join a Heart and Vascular Institute at a teaching hospital system in upstate New York.
The Cardiothoracic PA will provide health care services to patients under direction and responsibility of physicians by performing comprehensive physical examinations and providing pre-op assessments, intra-op and post-op care. They will also initiate arrangements for hospital discharges and complete appropriate paperwork along with administering and ordering diagnostic tests and interpreting the results. Duties include assisting in the OR, on the average 20 hours per week. Will conduct ICU and floor rounds at the hospitals. Experience with vein harvesting a plus.
State-of-the-art Cardiothoracic Surgery services include:
VA and VV ECMO, IABP and Impella VADS
Growing TAVR and Minimally Invasive Valve Program
On pump, Off Pump, Hybrid and MICS CABG program
Comprehensive Minimally Invasive Thoracic and Foregut Surgery Program
The Heart & Vascular Institute is one of the largest heart programs in upstate New York. Services include cardiology and interventional cardiology, sports medicine cardiology, pediatric cardiology, cardiac and vascular surgery, and cardiac electrophysiology. There is also a structural heart program, and specialized clinics have been launched for patients with congestive heart failure, heart valve conditions and coagulation issues, as well as for those using cardiac devices, such as pacemakers.
You will receive top benefits and competitive compensation, including relocation assistance.
Requirements: NCCPA board certification, NY license upon hire.
This area boasts beautiful rolling hills, a major university, lakes and rivers, parks and trails, a small-city environment, and an affordable housing market! Low cost of living, high quality of life!