A hospital in central New Jersey is seeking a Neuro-Critical Care PA. The department is looking for 1-2 years experience, preferably in Acute Care, Neurology, ICU, or trauma. The incoming PA will have limited OR time, surgery experience is not required and the incoming PA will not be required to assist in surgery. The Neuro-ICU is staffed 24/7, all PAs work 7:00- 7:00 shifts. All PAs work 13 shifts in a cycle which is 3-4 shifts per week, approximately 50% being night shifts, there is also 2 weekends required for every 6 week period. Provides support services and healthcare under the supervision of the Neurosurgeon and Neurointensivists as directed by the appropriate state laws. Works to perform the duties required for preoperative and postoperative care for the neurosurgical patients and continued care for neurocritical care patients. This includes but is not limited to medical work ups for inpatients, assisting in acute critical care procedures, participating in provision of pre-operative work-up, post-operative care and follow-up, and performing other medical and surgical activities. The facility will provide a very competitive compensation package including salary, as well as vacation, relocation, CME, and a full benefit package. The area has excellent school systems, their public school system being in the top 5% of the nation.
1-2 years experience as NP/ PA