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CT/CV Surgery 1st assist NP or PA Needed in Indiana

Location: Indiana - Indiana
Duration: Not Specified
Job ID: 36CDF51D18
Category: Physician Assistant - Surgery
Job Posted: 08/14/18
Location: Indiana
Specialty Needed: CVT Surgery 1st assist
BC/BE Requirements: NP or PA
Length Of Assignment: 3-6 months w/ option to extend; Start date would be as soon as possible after Aug 10.
Facility Type: Hospital
NP or PA 1st assist Cardio Thoracic Surgery
Do not need to be licensed in Indiana; Alliance would assist with this.
* Service has averaged over 300 surgeries a year with about 150 of those being cardiac related; practice continues to grow.
* Typical day involves rounding in the hospital followed by time in the OR.
* Provides acute and chronic patient care including, but not limited to performing histories, physical examinations, inpatient and outpatient consultations, completing discharge summaries, monitoring therapies, and medications. Care includes chest tube removal, pacing wire removal, Cardiac Rehab, nutritional needs and wound care (suture and staple removal, debridement, etc.). Complete all documentation related to the above care.
* Interpret and integrate data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures in consultation with the Cardiovascular Surgeon.
* Participate in multidisciplinary communication of treatment plans with cardiovascular surgeons, referring physicians, nursing staff, respiratory staff, cardiac rehab staff and families.
* Surgical duties will include, but are not limited to, vein/artery harvesting using the Maquet system along with 1st Assist duties.
* Responds to emergencies including use of CPR and ACLS protocols.
* Documents patient information and care provided in patient record to include progress notes and formulating care plans. Uses computer to access/enter needed data. Cerner EMR system in place.

Alliance Recruiting Resources, Inc.

Contact information

Company: Alliance Recruiting Resources, Inc.
Address: ATTN: Laura Collinsworth
Call: (800) 759-8203
Fax: (866) 576-9310

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