Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) Cardiothorcic Surgery
Req #: 43765
UMA Provider
Shift: Day/Rotation
United Health Services Medical Group
Binghamton, NY
Weekly hours: 40

The Cardiothoracic Nurse Practitioner (NP) or Physician Assistant (PA) provider will provide health care services to patients under direction and responsibility of physicians by performing comprehensive physical examinations and providing preop assessments, intraop and post op care.

Full-time, exempt and seeking both experienced and new, motivated graduate Burse Practitioners or Physician Assistants. We have opportunities for both non operative and operative APPs.

This position will also initiate arrangements for hospital discharges and complete appropriate paperwork along with administering and ordering diagnostic test and interpreting the test results for deviations from normal. They will also develop and implement patient management plans, electronic medical records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care and instruct and counsel patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens and health maintenance.

Duties include assisting in the Operating Room when needed, on the average 20 hours per week. Will conduct ICU and floor rounds at the hospitals. There will be 1 in 3 weekend coverage (ideally 1 in 4 when fully staffed). Candidate must be a graduate of an accredited physician assistant or nurse practitioner program and have current certification.

Focused, collaborative environment providing state-of-the-art Cardiothoracic Surgery services including:

  • VA and VV ECMO, IABP and Impella VADS
  • Growing TAVR and Minimally Invasive Valve Program
  • On pump, Off Pump, Hybrid and MICS CABG program
  • Comprehensive Minimally Invasive Thoracic and Foregut Surgery Program

United Health Services Hospitals is a family of health service organizations that exists to improve the health of the communities we serve by developing and maintaining a comprehensive and cost-effective health care system. A not-for-profit organization, located in the Southern Tier of Upstate New York with Primary and Specialty Care offices in many locations throughout Broome, Chenango, Delaware and Tioga counties.

Formed in 1981 through the consolidation of three community hospitals, United Health Services Hospitals employs more than 6,000 people. As a teaching hospital, affiliated with the SUNY Upstate Medical Center in Syracuse, NY and the Binghamton University Health Sciences Center, United Health Services Hospitals trains over 75 physicians per year in residency and fellowship programs.

As a community-based system, the values that guide decision-making and behavior should reflect the culture of its communities and what they expect from their health care system. These values place special demands on all who are part of United Health Services Hospitals.

Position located at United Health Services Hospitals Wilson Square, Heart & Vascular Institute.

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Jennifer Feddersen
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