Physician Assistant - Nurse Practitioner - Cardiothoracic Surgery

SCL Health Medical Group - Western Colorado, Grand Junction, CO

  • Specialty: Surgery
  • Posted: 9/6/2019
  • Shift: Variable Shift
  • Job Number: 19007172
  • Location: Grand Junction, CO

St. Mary's is looking to add one full time PA or NP to our Cardiothoracic Surgery team.

Fast Facts about St. Mary's:

  • 346 bed acute care facility
  • 34 bed ICU
  • Level II Trauma Center
  • Primary referral center for western Colorado and eastern Utah - St. Mary's is the largest regional medical center between Denver and Salt Lake City 

Fast Facts about Grand Junction

  • Grand Junction, CO, founded in 1896, population 146,000
  • 300+ days of sunshine a year, four seasons, and a delightfully arid high-desert climate
  • Exhilarating outdoor adventures including fishing, trail running, hiking, camping, biking, and skiing on the Grand Mesa
  • Hundreds of miles of world-class mountain biking trails

Enjoy a blend ofinpatient and outpatient work along with first-assist duties in the OR, awell-established patient base, and collaborative and warm patient-centered careteam.

  • Enjoy a full spectrum role including OR first assist duties, outpatient clinic work, and inpatient post-op rounding
  • You'll support a robust and comprehensive Cardiothoracic Surgery team including two full time CT surgeons and one part time CT surgeon, nursing support, MA assistance, surgery scheduler, and full front office staff including a clinic manager
  • Shared call of 1:3 with additional call pay
  • Collaborative, positive, professional, and patient-centric office atmosphere
  • This position offers a competitive annual salary, health, vision, and dental insurance provided along with retirement benefits, paid vacation, and CME allowance.


-        Acceptingboth NP and PA candidates

-        Atleast 2 years' experience in a surgical role (preferably in cardiac surgery) required - no new graduatesplease

-        Experiencein a surgical role required, CT surgical experience preferred  

-        Active,unobstructed Colorado License, or the ability to obtain one

-        Abilityto complete St. Mary's credentialing process

About the area

Grand Junction is a mecca for mountain bikers, wine aficionados, country music fans and outdoor enthusiasts who live life to the fullest.

Interested in joining us?

Miranda Ashman

I would be happy to help you with any questions you might have about this position. You can apply online below or contact me, and I will get back in touch with you shortly.

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