Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant (23324358)

Location: Tennessee-Nashville
Duration: Permanent OR Locum Tenens - Any
Job ID: 23324358
Company: Palm Health Resources, LLC.
Contact: John Palmisano    Call: 9544403508
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Posted: 08/02/22

Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant - 23324358


We are hiring an experienced cardiothoracic physician assistant in Beautiful Nashville, Tennessee!


We are hiring experienced first assistants who can assist in a busy cardiac surgery program!  We will consider physician assistants, RNFA's and Surgical Assistant's for contract /locum or permanent positions!


The program consist of a 7 room CVOR. 5 rooms are dedicated towards open cases and 2 of them are hybrid rooms that we share with vascular and invasive cardiology. Our surgeons do coronary bypass grafts (CABGs), aortic, mitral, tricuspid, and pulmonic valve replacements/repairs, dissections, bentalls, Imella placements/removals, ECMO placements/removals, Pericardial Windows, Sternal I&Ds and occasionally our surgeons will place a trach or peg tube.


Our heart program averages 1100-1300 cases annually. The team assigned to each room consists of a registered nurse, a first assistant, a scrub tech, and a second assistant. Each team member works Monday-Friday from 0630-1500 with 1-2 weekends of call in a 6 week schedule. There is a dedicated call team in place that takes call from 1700-0630 Sunday-Thursday.


We are interested in permanent and contract labor. Contracts can be 90 days or 6 months!