Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant - 21132867
Cardiothoracic Surgery group is Beautiful Seattle, WA is hiring an experienced cardiothoracic physician assistant!
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Cardiac Surgery Group performing annually 400 heart surgeries, 100 TAVR and 150 Thoracic Cases continuing to expand. This position involves all aspects of care for patients including OR, ICU/floors and outpatient. Excellent team that works well together. Outstanding support from other medical services and ancillary services. Brand new Cardiac ORs and hybrid room. Low turnover, growing CV program, hospital is expanding, provider driven group including APPs.
Serves as a primary cardiac and thoracic surgery care provider for patients pre and post operatively as directed by the physician(s), duties include: Provide surgical assistance for cardiac and thoracic surgery cases. Candidate will primarily be first assisting in the operating room in this role. Report to cardiac and thoracic surgery surgeons for all matters relating to professional clinical duties; report to designee for all other matters. Manage patients in the cardiac and thoracic surgery clinics while providing a supportive network of care with other clinic staff. Provide post op follow-up care of patients independently and as delegated by the supervising surgeon. Develop plan of care for patients in consultation with the attending physician. Assist with rounding on patients in Hospital, including facilitating discharge of patients. Performs comprehensive or problem specific health histories and physical examinations as required for routine surgical patients, as well as, for consultations as requested. Review test and data findings and ensures timely follow-up of laboratory, radiology and other exams. Triage patient calls and evaluate patient problems daily.
Comprehensive Compensation and Benefits Package include: Health, Dental, Matching 403B, Life, Disability, Vacation, 10K relocation assistance and MUCH MORE!