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Physician Assistant - Cardiothoracic Surgery

Kenosha, WI
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Jobid: 5428
Job Title: Physician Assistant - Cardiothoracic Surgery
Location: Kenosha, WI
Job type: Full-time
Category: Nursing


Froedtert South has an exciting opportunity for an experienced physician assistant who would like to work in the operating room, inpatient management, and outpatient practice of a growing cardiothoracic surgery program.

The Physician Assistant will direct patient care in the hospital and clinic setting, handle all aspects of treatment plans, review and evaluate test results, complete medical documentation. The Physician Assistant will also serve as a first assistant in surgery, harvest vein graphs, and provide training for the rest of the surgical team. 

The Physician Assistant will have on-call responsibilities, which will include responding to inpatient and outpatient inquiries, responding to the hospital to attend to inpatients, and responding to the hospital to assist with urgent/emergent surgeries. On-call requirements will be shared with another physician assistant and a nurse practitioner. When on-call, there will always be support from a cardiothoracic surgeon.  The number of qualified staff available determines the call rotation.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Education:  Master's in Physician Assistant Studies or related field (Required)
  • Training: Successful completion of a physician assistant program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA) (Required)
  • Certification: National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) (Required)
  • License: Current license to practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Wisconsin (Required)
  • Experience: Three years of experience in cardiothoracic surgery (Required).

Froedtert South is a comprehensive regional healthcare system that has served southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois communities for more than 100 years. Froedtert South provides services primarily through the Froedtert Kenosha Hospital and the Froedtert Pleasant Prairie Hospital and several other clinic locations.

For Information on the Kenosha Community, please visit https://lifebalancedkenosha.com/


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Posted: 2020-01-23 Expires: 2020-02-22

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