Under the direction and supervision of the surgeon, the Aortic & Heart Valve Center PA-C will assist the surgeon with patients of cardiovascular disease related to aortic and heart valve disease in the hospital, clinic and OR.
Provide patient and family with pre-operative education, answer questions regarding surgery, recovery and risk factor modification.
Obtain and perform history and physical examinations.
Record and interpret pertinent data (labs, diagnostic studies, discharge summaries, progress notes, etc.) including writing orders and discharges.
First assisting in complex cardiac, aortic and heart valve procedures.
Ability to perform general peri-surgical procedures in the hospital and clinic.
Admit patients, attend rounds, complete discharge summaries with medication reconciliation and appropriate follow-up.
Monday through Friday
Weeknight on call responsibilities with rotating weekend coverage
Campuses covered: AdventHealth Orlando
Master’s degree in physician assistant studies
Practicing experience as a cardiothoracic/cardiovascular surgery PA required
Knowledge and Skills Required:
Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with physicians, staff, and patients.
Strong communication skills
Strong medical decision-making skills
Licensure, Certification, and Registration:
Current, valid Florida PA-C license or ability to obtain
Accreditation by NCCPA or other nationally recognized certification organizations
BLS and ACLS
This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.
The salary range reflects the anticipated base pay range for this position. Individual compensation is determined based on skills, experience and other relevant factors within this pay range. The minimums and maximums for each position may vary based on geographical location
Category: Physician Services
Organization: AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL
Req ID: JID377123711718
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not tolerate discrimination based on race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, marital status, age or disability/handicap with respect to recruitment, selection, placement, promotion, wages, benefits and other terms and conditions of employment.
Pay Range: -
Location: Orlando, FL
Job ID: JID_3771237_11718
Job Family: Physician Services