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Cardiothoracic Surgery PA

Job Description:

Our client located in northern Iowa is seeking a full-time, permanent Cardiothoracic Surgery PA to join their established team of physicians and PAs. This opportunity consists of a mix of inpatient and outpatient surgery responsibilities. The ideal candidate is a certified physician assistant with two to five years of experience assisting in CT surgery and endoscopic vein harvests.

Responsibilities of the Cardiothoracic Surgery PA

  • Inpatient / Outpatient surgical responsibilities
  • Call is 1:3 for emergent surgeries only
  • First assisting in surgery for Cardiac and Thoracic cases
  • Daily rounding on patients in ICU
  • Participates in daily patient rounds, writes progress notes, assists in surgery, writes prescriptions, and prepares discharge summaries.

Minimum Requirements of the CVT PA:

  • Graduate of an AMA-approved PA program
  • 2-5 years of experience in CT surgery assist
  • 100+ endoscopic vein harvests completed

Benefits of the CVT PA position

  • Competitive compensation
  • Additional pay for call per night
  • Comprehensive benefits
  • Sign-on bonus
  • 401k Retirement plan
  • CME Allowance
  • Generous PTO
  • Relocation assistance

For more information on this permanent Cardiothoracic Surgery PA role or other positions nationwide, please apply with your updated CV.

Cardiothoracic Surgery PA

Ventura, IA
Full Time

Published on 08/05/2022

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