Physician Assistant – Cardiothoracic Vascular Opportunity - 2639 (22839300)
Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups and St. Mary Medical Center have an excellent full time employment opportunity for an experience Physician Assistant to the Cardiothoracic Vascular group in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.
The selected candidate will work under the supervision of the Cardiothoracic Surgeon in the operating room, office and hospital setting(s). The physician assistant will scrub in on cardiac, thoracic, and vascular OR cases as assigned/needed and will demonstrate a proactive approach in preparation for each procedure. They will function as a first assistant in surgery when assigned by providing adequate assistance, anticipating and showing initiative and surgical skills.
The selected candidate will be able to provide and demonstrate complex surgical skills when assisting in surgery, [link removed], round on patients regularly, perform discharge planning function and discharge patients under the direction and supervision of the Cardiothoracic/vascular Surgeons. They will also assist physicians with call as needed.
The successful candidate must have two to four years of experience, while five to eight years of experience is preferred. Previously Cardiothoracic surgery OR experience as well as an active PA Physician Assistant License, BLS and ACLS certifications are also required.
This is an exciting opportunity for the right Physician Assistant to join Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups.
Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups offer a competitive salary and compensation package that includes:
- Income guarantee with potential RVU production bonus
- Quality incentives
- Robust benefits package including medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability and retirement contributions
- Generous vacation with additional dedicated CME time
- License and DEA reimbursement
ABOUT THE FACILITY
St. Mary Medical Center - As the area’s most comprehensive medical center, St. Mary Medical Center provides state-of-the-art technology and advanced care for the most complex cases through a compassionate team of more than 700 physicians, 3,200 colleagues, and 1,100 volunteers. Services include the region’s leading cardiovascular program; Bucks County’s only state-accredited trauma center; emergency services including a dedicated pediatric emergency care center; neurosciences; a Joint Commission- certified primary stroke center, joint replacement program, and sleep disorder center; specialized diagnostic imaging; obstetrics; NICU and emergency pediatric care in partnership with Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP); orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation; pain management; the St. Mary breast center; and the St. Mary cancer center.
Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic comprises Mercy Health System (Southeastern Pennsylvania), Saint Francis Healthcare (Wilmington, DE), St. Mary Medical Center (Langhorne, Pa.), and their associated home health and LIFE programs, aligned joint ventures, sub-corporations, programs and services.
Formed in October 2018, the Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic region empowers the three Trinity Health Regional Health Ministries to be one unified, regional system with five hospitals, continuing care services and support services, operating from a position of strength across the many diverse neighborhoods we serve. Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic will serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence.
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Located in the western suburbs of Philadelphia, the area boasts wonderful family oriented residential communities. There is quick access to historic Philadelphia with fabulous cultural opportunities, theater, orchestra, museums and restaurants. Beaches, mountains, New York City and Washington DC are also just a short drive away.
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At least 2 yrs. clinical experience.
Must have prior CT Surgery [link removed]
BLS & ACLS certs