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Job Title: Cardiac Physician Assistant

Company: Good Samaritan Hospital

City/State: Suffern, NY

Category: Advanced Clinical Provider

Department: Cvicu

Position: Full Time

Hours: 75.00

Shift: Days

Req #: 637

Job Details:

Summary:

The  Cardiac Physician Assistant functions to support the practice of the attending surgeons in the management of the Pre-Operative and Post-Operative patient in all areas of Cardiovascular Care including but not limited to the CVICU, Cardiac Surgery step down unit and cardiovascular clinic.The scope of practice will comply with all state, federal and local laws. Their practice will also be subject to the regulations and bylaws of the hospital and medical staff specifically, as delineated in the Board of Medical Examiners of NY.

QUALIFICATIONS/REQUIREMENTS:
Seven years experience in the management of the Post-operative Cardiac patient and or assisting the surgeons in the operating room. Certification by the National Commission for Certified Physician’s Assistants (NCCPA) within one year of initial employment by the Medical Center. Registered and licensed by the New York Board of Medical Examiners. BCLS, ACLS- within first two years of employment.
EDUCATION:
Graduated from an accredited PA program.
OTHER:

If applicable, the individual performing this job may reasonably anticipate coming into contact with human blood and other potentially infectious materials. Individuals in this position are required to exercise universal precautions, use personal protective equipment and devices, and learn the policies concerning infection control.


About Us:

Good Samaritan Hospital

Good Samaritan Hospital in Suffern, NY, is a 286-bed hospital providing emergency, medical, surgical, obstetrical/gynecological and acute-care services to residents of Rockland and southern Orange counties in New York; and northern Bergen County, NJ. The hospital is home to a recognized cardiovascular program, comprehensive cancer-treatment services, the area’s leading Wound and Hyperbaric Institute and outstanding maternal/child services that includes a Children’s Diagnostic Center. Good Samaritan Hospital also provides social, psychiatric and substance-abuse services and its certified home-care agency supports residents of the Hudson Valley and beyond.

Due to a recent upgrade in our online applicant tracking system, anyone who has previously applied for a position with Good Samaritan Hospital will be required to reapply.

With this recent upgrade to our system, all previous applications are no longer accessible by the WMCHealth Recruitment Team. We apologize for the inconvenience, and we appreciate your understanding during our efforts to upgrade our systems to be able to provide a better candidate experience.