Physician Assistant-Cardiology in Illinois

  • VISTA Staffing Solutions
  • Champaign County, IL, USA
  • Jan 06, 2021
Full time Physician Assistant

Job Description

VISTA's Permanent Placement Division is representing a large integrated health network seeking a Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician Assistant to join the Cardiothoracic Surgery Division. Highlights of this full-time position include:
Practice Benefits:
* Join a team of two Cardiac Surgeons and six Advanced Practice providers.
Practice scope includes adult cardiothoracic surgery - CABG, valve surgery, TAVR
* Training in surgical first assist and Endoscopic Vein Harvest (EVH) and perioperative patient care required
* Opportunity to develop sub practice based on clinical interests
* Comprehensive practice that includes surgery, clinic, and hospital rounding, allowing 1st Assist APP to practice full scope
* New state-of-the-art nine-story patient bed tower which encompasses both outpatient and inpatient cardiovascular services, including eight catheterization labs and the relocation of cardiac intensive care, stepdown and medical beds within the bed tower
* Academic and/or research affiliation, first program designed at the intersection of engineering and medicine
* Top 10% in the nation for cardiac surgery and best in the region for cardiac care and cardiac surgery in addition to a five-star rating for bypass surgery and treatment of heart attacks and heart failure
* 3-5 years of experience required
* Illinois license or ability to obtain license
* Competitive salary and full and comprehensive benefit package
Community Benefits:
* Located in a major, well-known metropolitan area
* Academia intersects culture and community
* Area offers museums, galleries and college happenings, including Big Ten sporting events. Residents enjoy surrounding parks and forest preserves by day and local wineries, eclectic restaurants and historic theaters for nighttime entertainment
* Ideal environment to raise a family, with a progressive public-school system and more than 80 neighborhoods