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Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician Assistant Needed for Locum Tenens Coverage at Facility in Northern Missouri
Alpharetta, Georgia, United States
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Job Summary

Occupation Physician Assistant
Specialty Surgery-Thoracic
Degree Required MPAS/MHS/MMSc/MPH
Position Type Locums/Travel
Work Environment Hospital Clinic/Private Practice
Location Missouri, United States
Visa Sponsorship No

Job Description

Last Update: 3/11/24

A 100-bed level 3 hospital is seeking a cardiothoracic surgery physician assistant for locum tenens coverage.
Explore self-guided tours and enjoy beautiful views, historic sites, great restaurants, agriculture, and the serene landscape in Northern Missouri.
There will be an OR, clinic on Wednesday afternoons for follow-up patients, and daily rounding on call in CVICU/stepdown. Call will be 7 nights/week (two Friday evenings thru Monday at 7am.) The required procedures include endoscopic vein harvest, chest tube insertion, and removal, pacer wire removal, arterial line placement (radial and femoral), central line placement, pacemaker management, management of ventilated patients, no vascular, thoracic, TAVRS, ECMO, heart transplants or VAD. RAH is required. The EMR system is All Scripts and the EVH system is Maquet/Gettinge. The credentialing timeframe is 6-8 weeks. A DEA will be required.

Dates Needed: ASAP - June
Call Ratio/Schedule: 5-7 days/week - 2 weekends/month
Case Load/PPD: 2-3 cases/week
Shift Type: Call
Assignment Type: Inpatient; Clinic; OR
Assignment Duration: Locums
Call Required: Yes
Board Certification Required: Negotiable
Prescriptive Authority Required: Yes
Support Staff: 1 Surgeon and 1 PA
Government: No
Reference ID: ORD-161235-PA-MO