CT Surgery/Vein Harvesting Experience a Plus!

Location: Georgia-Columbus
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 74983BR
Category: Physician Assistant - Surgery
Practice Type:   Hospital
Accepted Visas: H-1B
Job Updated: 01/10/18

Cardiac Surgery, PA or NP

Columbus, GA

Emory Healthcare, in partnership with St. Francis Hospital, seeks an experienced and passionate Cardiac Surgery Advanced Practice Provider to be a leader in our CT Surgery Program.

Emory CT Surgery Program at St Francis:

  • The Cardiac Surgery APP position at St. Francis will be employed by Emory Healthcare and enjoy the compensation plan and full range of benefits as an Emory employee.
  • St. Francis Heart Hospital, an affiliate of Emory Cardiothoracic Surgery, is the only hospital in the Chattahoochee Valley that provides a full range of cardiac surgeries, including open-heart surgery or Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) and heart valve replacement. 
  • Dr. Jacob Davtyan, Assistant Professor in the Emory University School of Medicine’s Department of Surgery and Emory Clinic physician is the Medical Director of St. Francis' cardiothoracic service.
  • 200-250 Annual Cases, allowing for a fantastic work/life balance.


 Why Emory?

Emory Healthcare and its Cardiothoracic Surgeons enjoy a well-earned reputation for leading advancements in our field.

  • Performed the world’s first minimally invasive, off-pump triple-bypass surgery in 1997
  • Rank among the nation’s top heart transplant hospitals
  • Nationally recognized for expertise in robotic-assisted cardiac surgeries
  • Advancing treatments in simulated coronary by-pass, valve replacement and trans-catheter therapies
  • Pioneered complex aortic care and continue to rank among the nation’s highest volume providers for aortic cases
  • Robust and collaborative team model provides exceptional resources and peer support

 The APPs Responsibilities Include (under the supervision of a physician):

  • Endoscopic Vein Harvesting
  • OR first assist
  • Pre-Admission Testing
  • History and physical exams
  • Rounding on floor patients
  • Weeknight/weekend call coverage (floor calls and emergency surgical procedures)
  • Inpatient consults.


Who We Are:

Emory Healthcare is a nationally recognized academic medical center and the only health network in the state with a full range of hospitals, clinics and local practices. Our teams integrate science and caring to transform medicine and redefine care. Emory’s compensation plan offers great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, 403b, and more!


Living in Columbus:

  • Georgia’s 2nd largest city offers modern amenities with small town charm.
  • Recreational opportunities abound with the Chattahoochee River as your backyard.
  • Home to award-winning local restaurants, pubs, coffee shops, and so much more. . .
  • Excellent communities and schools are located throughout the Columbus area.
  • Home to Fort Benning, the largest U.S. Army training installation in the world.
  • Auburn University is located just a short drive from Columbus and offers exceptional higher education opportunities.
  • Easy interstate access to the Atlanta metro area, Montgomery and Florida beaches.



Learn more and apply online at:

Please apply to Req#: 74983BR

OR   me for additional details:

Nichole Stewart, APP Recruiter

Emory Healthcare

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Minimum Qualifications:

 Experience in cardiac surgery, specifically endoscopic vein harvesting and a desire to lead an APP team preferred.


The Successful Physician Assistant Candidate:

  • Be a graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program.
  • Licensed or eligible to practice in the state of Georgia.
  • NCCPA certification
  • Surgical and/or Cardiac experience.
  • BLS certification required.




The Successful Nurse Practitioner Candidate:

  • Be a graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner program.
  • Licensed or eligible to practice in the state of Georgia.
  • ANCC (or equivalent body certification)
  • Surgical and/or Cardiac experience.
  • BLS certification required.




Contact information

Company: Emory Healthcare
Address: ATTN: Nichole Stewart
RE: Job
1817 Clifton Rd.
Atlanta GA 30329
Call: (404) 712-4917

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