Virginia Mason Franciscan Health has a Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant opening for anexperienced surgical Physician Assistant. Our team includes Cardiology, Interventional Cardiology, Electrophysiology, Cardiothoracic Surgery, Vascular Surgery, and Thoracic Surgery.
Recruitment efforts are currently under way for an individual who would like to join an growing Cardiothoracic Surgery practice. The cardiac surgery program has earned several STS 3 Star awards for CABG, AVR, and AVR CABG. We provide an excellent opportunity to provide a high level of care with unique individualized service. Position includes robotic opportunities, minimally invasive thoracic and cardiac surgery, and endoscopic radial harvest.
Clinic work consists of working up the surgical candidate for cardio and thoracic cases. Then follow-up care of post-surgical patients.
Operating room work consists of assisting the surgeon in open heart cases primary role will be to harvest the veins out of the legs to be used in the coronary bypass procedures. Additionally, you will assist in the chest after the veins have been harvested from our patients.
Post Op Hospital work consists of taking care of the patients in the ICU and step down unit until discharge from the hospital.
Schedule is typically Mon-Fri with shared weekend call rotation.
- Active Washington State License
- Minimum of 2 recent years P.A./ARNP surgical CV/CTS experience
- Endovascular vein harvesting experience ispreferred
Puget Sound Region:
We are based in the Pacific Northwest at the heart of the stunningly beautiful Puget Sound region of Washington. Our main support offices are located in Tacoma, with clinics and hospitals in King, Kitsap and Pierce counties. Here we enjoy mild weather and stunning views of Mount Rainier and the Olympic Mountains. The Puget Sound communities offer award-winning arts, cultural, and sporting events with national recognition. A region of economic and cultural diversity, The Puget Sound is a great place to work, play and raise a family.
Equal Opportunity Employment:
Consistent with our Core Values, we are EEO/AA/M/F/Vets/Disabled Employers. Qualified applications will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identification, protected veteran status, disability or any other legally protected characteristic.
Virginia Mason Franciscan Health has a Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant opening for an experienced surgical Physician Assistant. Our team inc...
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