United Pro Search is seeking candidates for an Advanced Practitioner -CT surgery opportunity in Philadelphia Region.
Full-time Benefits - Full
Relocation Assistance Available - Yes
695-bed acute care hospital in, a charming and vibrant community just outside of Philadelphia , Pennsylvania. They currently perform 450-500 heart and thoracic procedures annually and have been named one of Healthgrades “America’s 100 Best Hospitals” for Cardiac Care. They are home to the only hybrid operating rooms in Berks County and is one of the region’s most technological advanced and sophisticated surgical centers.
We are seeking an experienced Physician Assistant to join our growing cardiothoracic surgery team of 4 surgeons and 12 PA’s. Our teams of heart specialists are using the latest in innovations and procedures, including minimally invasive techniques, such as robot assisted heart surgery, ventricular assist devices (Impella), cardiac valve repair/replacement, trans-catheter aortic valve replacements (TAVR), Robo/VATS Lobectomies, TEVAR Ex-MAZE ablations, and more.
The physician assistants in our comprehensive cardiothoracic surgery department are valued members of a dynamic team and are on the front-line of patient care. We are rewarded with a significant amount of clinical autonomy to order and perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, formulate a diagnostic impression, develop and implement a treatment plan, and to monitor the effectiveness of therapeutic interventions. Opportunities include working exclusively in all areas of care.
We offer a flexible, rotating schedule that consists of 3 shifts each week; 13 hour shifts with occasional 24 hour in-house call.
Our client offers a highly competitive compensation package, which includes:
Compensation based on experience
Educational loan forgiveness (up to $50K)
Comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance
403(b) employee funded retirement plan and an employer match
Generous CME allowance ($2,500/5days)
5 weeks paid vacation
Qualified candidates must be:
A graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program
Licensed, or eligible for license, to practice as a PA in the state of Pennsylvania
Proficient in EVH. Experience with endoscopic radial harvesting strongly desired but willing to train.
Qualified to function as the 1st assistant in adult cardiac and thoracic surgeries.
Experienced in postop critical care management.