Physician Assistant - PA or NP - Cardiac & Thoracic Surgery - Denver, CO
SCL Health Medical Group - Front Range, Greater Denver, CO
SCL Health is a growing multihospital nonprofit health system serving millions of people across Colorado and Montana. We are looking for physicians and advanced practitioners, like you, who share our deep faith in and vision for compassionate patient care. SCL Health Medical Group consists of more than 40 primary care and specialty clinics and 150+ physicians and advanced practice providers.
Join us in our holistic approach to healing people - mind, body and spirit. If you are searching for the ideal path to engage in the health of communities, it's here with SCL Health, complemented by a lifestyle that's well-balanced and filled with opportunities for adventure, especially outdoors.
SCL Health Medical Group is seeking an experienced Cardiovascular Surgical Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner for our Heart & Vascular Institute in downtown Denver. This position assists the supervising surgeon in the management of patients, pre- and post-operatively, and performs diagnostic and therapeutic procedures under the supervision of the surgeon. Responsibilities are as follows, but not limited to:
Assists surgeon in performing procedures during surgery
Performs Saphenous vein harvest (EVH, Open, Saph Light)
Performs radial artery harvest
Place Foley catheters and invasive lines
Monitors and transports patient to ICU and hands off to resident
Discharges Same Day or PACU patients
Daily team rounding with on time attendance at 7:45am
Call is q3 with flat rate pay for nights and weekends
About the area
If you are a collaborative provider who puts patients first, you’re an excellent fit for SCL Health’s mission-based not-for-profit health ministry. You’ll find you can deliver big-city medicine with high acuity throughout Denver’s welcoming communities. Join us here at SCL Health, delivering holistic care that heals patients — mind, body and spirit.