Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Cardiovascular PA to work primarily in the operating room. Candidate needs minimum of 2 years experience in Cardiovascular Surgery and should be experienced in endoscopic and open vein harvesting, first assisting all cardiac cases including but not limited to CABG, Valve repair/replacement, VADs, ECMO, heart and lung transplants, and major thoracic vascular cases. Candidate should also be experienced in performing bedside procedures such as chest tube placement, thoracenteses, and central and arterial line placement.
This position is eligible for a $20,000 Sign On Bonus!
Physician Assistants with at least two years of experience in cardiovascular or thoracic surgery are eligible to receive a $20,000 sign on bonus. Accepting the bonus requires a 1 year employment agreement.
Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program.
• minimum of 3 years experience first assisting in Cardiovascular Surgery
• NCCPA Board Certified. Maintains necessary CME requirements as outlined by the NCCP
• BLS; ACLS Certification if critical care
PREFERRED : Being able to do procedures, placement of central lines, chest tubes, arterial lines. Experience in critical care and step down unit. Looking for an experienced Physician Assistant
Internal Number: 42845BR
About Inova Health System
Inova is Northern Virginia’s leading nonprofit healthcare provider, employing more than 18,000 team members and serving more than 2 million individuals annually through an integrated network of hospitals, primary and specialty care practices, emergency and urgent care centers, outpatient services and destination institutes such as the Inova Heart and Vascular Institute, Inova Schar Cancer Institute and Inova Neuroscience and Spine Institute. Our mission is to provide world-class healthcare – every time, every touch – to each person in every community we have the privilege to serve. Founded in 1956 as the Fairfax Hospital Association, Inova has grown with its surrounding community and the region to provide a full spectrum of health services, including Northern Virginia’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 4 Neonatal Intensive Care Unit. Its hospitals have a total of 1,800 licensed beds.
Four of Inova’s five hospitals have received five-star rankings from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services; they are the only hospitals in the Washington, DC region to have earned the highest rating from the federal agency. To achieve its mission of providing world-class healthcare to a... diverse community, Inova is home to prominent clinicians and scientists who drive innovation to improve patient care, prevent disease and promote wellness.