Emergency Medicine - PA / NP - Forbes Hospital

Location: Pennsylvania - Monroeville
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: ID 2017-1315 (23727742)
Company: US Acute Care Solutions
Contact: Careers
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Posted: 09/23/2022

Emergency Medicine - PA / NP - Forbes Hospital - ID 2017-1315 (23727742)

Seeking Experienced Emergency Medicine PA / NP.

At US Acute Care Solutions, you will have the opportunity to practice compassionate, attentive, and quality care with a group that invests in your growth, while valuing and rewarding your expertise.

Our Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners work side by side with our physicians as clinical colleagues, with support through their own local, regional, and national APP leadership. That’s because, as the country’s leading physician-owned acute care group, we understand how important it is to be supported in leadership by your APP colleagues to focus on what’s important: quality patient care.

Emergency Department

  • ED Volume: 38,000
  • 39% admission rate
  • 38 rooms
  • Level II Trauma Center designation with full-time trauma services
  • High acuity with 38% admission rate 
  • Department is situated in a functional layout that includes two nursing stations with certified emergency nurses
  • Advanced airway video laryngoscopy available (Glidescope)
  • 12 ECG transmission receiving units in ED
  • Advanced hypothermia capability
  • Decontamination room with exterior access
  • Two cloud enabled ultrasound machines

Hospital

  • Full-service, 315-bed community hospital in the eastern suburbs of Pittsburgh
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Modern, full-service hospital specializing in obstetrics and gynecology, pediatrics, behavioral sciences, oncology, emergency medicine, cardiology and diagnostic imaging
  • All major specialties represented, including cardiology and surgical subspecialties
  • Level II Neonatal Intensive Care Unit
  • Forbes Cardiology Diagnostic Center
  • EMS/Paramedic training programs, providing a medical command to 11 local squads; EMS teaching options are available for interested physicians
  • Responsive lab and x-ray; radiology is situated adjacent to the emergency department
  • Advanced Cardiac Care program including interventional cardiac catheterization and open heart as well as EKOS and ECMO capability
  • Newly accredited Chest Pain Center, first in the region
  • Joint Commission-certified as Level II Stroke Center with telemedicine affiliation with the Allegheny General Hospital
  • Advanced CT imaging, 64-slice Siemens CT imaging device adjacent to the Emergency department
  • 24-hour available ultrasound and MRI, 24-hour in house anesthesiologist, pediatric, hospitalist, trauma surgery, general surgery, obstetrics, & intensivist services
  • Full-Time EMS Medical Director
  • Inpatient Mental Health Unit with four dedicated mental health rooms in ED with intake psychiatric coverage

Benefits

  • Support through an APP leadership structure at local, regional, and national levels
  • APP-focused Alignment and Retention Plan
  • Industry-leading and company funded 401k (an additional 10%)
  • Highly competitive financial & benefits package
  • Yearly CME/BEA (Business Expense Account)
  • Groundbreaking Paid Parental Leave
  • Pioneering Paid Military Leave
  • Short- and long-term disability (own occupation)
  • Comprehensive medical, dental, vision and Rx coverage
  • The best medical malpractice including tail coverage
  • Industry-leading professional development programs
  • Location flexibility and career stability of a national group

Community

Ranked by many sources as one of America’s most livable cities, Pittsburgh is a sophisticated metropolitan area with a hometown feel and is truly a wonderful place to live and work.  From world-class museums, theater, symphony and all cultural options, to professional sports (Pirates baseball, Steelers football, Penguin hockey and Riverhounds soccer), outstanding shopping and dining, and easy access to some of the best outdoor recreation in the northeast (Laurel Mountains, water sports on Pittsburgh’s famous Three Rivers, Youghiogheny River white water, and more), Pittsburgh has something for everyone. The region continues its renaissance with the development of the waterfront and thriving metropolitan areas in town, and highly desirable suburbs with public and private schools ranked among the top 20% in the nation.


Emergency Medicine PA/NP experience required – minimum 2+ years preferred