Job ID: 2710
Description: Locum Cardiothoracic Surgery Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant – Northern Ohio
Coverage to begin ASAP – ongoing
Schedule: Mon – Fri 8a – 4:30p with every other weekend/weeknight call
Clinic Coverage would only be when FT NP is off
Surgeries are performed typically Mon – Fri starting around 9am
Types: CABG, Valve, vascular (AAA, Carotid, fem pop etc.), thoracic (thoracotomy, lobectomy, etc.), ICD’s, BI-V’s
Average number of patients per day: 1-2 OR cases if heart typically one if vascular usually 2-3
Currently have 2 full time first assists (1 NP and 1 PA).
--The PA has over 20 years of experience; the NP has approx 3 years of experience.
--They have to scrub techs and 3 nurses who also assist in the OR.
--They are a 1 CT surgeon facility performing approx 70 hearts a year and approx 120 vascular cases.
Facility is open to a locum or locum-to-perm candidate
Requirements: BLS and ACLS, Active OH license, NP/PA Certified, 5-10 years experience with open-heart surgeries, Must be able to do Endoscopic Vein Harvesting (EVH)
Contact: For more information please contact Ben Ferro at [email protected] or call 716-689-6000.