Cardiac Surgery Physician Assistant

Job Title: Cardiac Surgery Physician Assistant
Job ID: 777889016
Employer: AtlantiCare
Location: Pomona, NJ
Provider Category: Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)
Provider Type: Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Specialty: Cardiothoracic Surgery
New Grads OK? No

The Cardiac Surgery Physician Assistant opportunity of a lifetime is waiting for you at AtlantiCare. AtlantiCare is seeking to add an outstanding Cardiac PA to its rapidly expanding Cardiac Surgery practice in southeastern New Jersey. AtlantiCare is the region?s largest healthcare system and the Mid-Atlantic recipient of the Baldrige Award. In this full time role, you?ll take on all aspects of cardiac surgery support. This includes initial patient consultation, diagnosis and therapeutic activities to assisting in the operating room under the supervision of two cardiac surgeons and anesthesiologists, to assisting in the post-operative unit and follow-up. You will also serve as a patient advocate, acting as liaison between patients and physicians. An AtlantiCare nursing staff that achieved Magnet? designation for the third time also supports this practice. You will need at least two years? experience in a cardiothoracic surgery environment, have competed an accredited physician assistant/surgical assistant program, and be certified or eligible for certification by the NCCPA. Southeastern New Jersey is a beautiful place to live and work, with pristine beaches and welcoming neighborhoods located on or near the water in Atlantic, Ocean and Cape May counties, to rural and urban settings. Enjoy access to excellent public and private schools in a region that abounds with history, culture, the arts, entertainment and recreation. Come be part of an organization renowned for medical innovation and performance excellence. Here, you?ll work with a team of like-minded colleagues and an exceptional staff in a collaborative environment. Best of all, you?ll be backed by a health system that values your opinions and contributions, and respects your need for work/life balance and desire to make an impact. Join AtlantiCare. Enjoy the freedom to advance your career in any direction. And make a contribution that could change healthcare. INSPIRE. DREAM. ACHIEVE.