Cardiothoracic Surgery PA in Virginia

Seeking PA-C or NP
3-star AVR + CABG rated Cardiothoracic Surgery Department

The Sentara RMH Heart and Vascular Center in Harrisonburg, VA has an employment opportunity for an experienced Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join a successful, full range Cardiac Surgery Program.  Built in 2010, Sentara RMH is an Acute Care, 240 bed hospital and is the second largest hospital in the entire Sentara Healthcare system. The Sentara Cardiothoracic Surgery Specialists team provides a full range of services, including:

  • On- and off-pump coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG)
  • Valve repair and replacement
  • Aortic aneurysm surgery
  • Surgical treatments for atrial fibrillation
  • All aspects of thoracic surgery, including lung cancer procedures

Candidate Responsibilities will include:

  • Endoscopic vein harvesting skills
  • Preoperative assessment and care
  • Operative first assistance
  • Postoperative patient management

Candidate Requirements:

  • Current certification as a Physician Assistant through the NCCPA
  • VA Licensed or eligible within 6 months of hiring
  • Must have a Physician Supervision Agreement (listed on State Medical Board website) and/or signed addendum to Physician Supervision Agreement
  • Must be privileged by CCF's Credentialing Board
  • BLS and ACLS certified
  • Attention to detail
  • Willing to learn and teach new skills

This is a hospital employed position offering a competitive salary and benefits package including relocation reimbursement, commencement bonus, plus financial incentives based on quality initiatives and productivity.
For more information regarding these opportunities, please contact:
Amy Taylor
Search Consultant
[email protected]
636.542.4813 (office)

2019-05-07T13:31:59+00:00By |