Physician Assistant/CRNP Cardiac Surgery

  • Physicians Placement
  • Pittsburgh, PA , United States
  • Jan 05, 2018
Full time Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant

Job Description

We are seeking a Full-time Physician Assistant/CRNP to help support the Cardiac Adult Department for its Pittsburgh locations. The successful candidate will support daylight hours with rotating call. Would you or someone you know be interested in this opportunity? Any assistance you could give me would be greatly appreciated.
 
Responsibilities
 
-Makes recommendations for the improvement of clinical care and the health of the workplace and welcomes and participates in change initiatives.
 
-Begins to serve as an engaged member of a team supporting colleagues in service to patients and families and may participate in task forces or other initiatives.
-Applies basic professional practice knowledge and skills appropriate for practice setting.
-Communicates effectively, both verbally and in documentation.
-Demonstrates critical thinking in all areas of professional practice.
-Formulates a plan of care that considers individual patient needs.
-Demonstrates initiative and seeks formal and informal opportunities to improve clinical practice. Seeks guidance and asks questions to continuously improve professional practice.
-Builds relationships with patient, families and colleagues.
 
Basic Qualifications
 
-Graduate of a Physician Assistant/CRNP program accredited by the Accreditation Review is required.
-BS, MS preferred
-Cardiac Surgery experience is a must for this position staffing.
 
This position is dependent upon successful attainment and maintenance of hospital privileges, if applicable to the Business Unit practice.
 
Licensure/Certifications
 
-Act 33 Child Clearances
-Physician Assistant Osteopathic
-CRNP/RN
-Act 73 FBI Clearance
-National Commission Certification of PA
-Act 34 Criminal Clearance with Renewal
-Advanced Cardiac Life Support OR Basic Life Support OR Cardio Pulmonary Resuscitation
-Must be eligible for licensure.
-CPR certification required.