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Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant

Company:
Grey Staffing
Location:
West Des Moines, Iowa, United States
Posted:
May 21, 2018
Description:

Physician Assistant to function as our Cardiothoracic PA. We are the largest physician owned multi-specialty group in Central Iowa with nearly 200 physicians and healthcare providers practicing in 40 specialties. We partner with local Medical Centers and Hospitals to provide leading edge healthcare for the patients of Central Iowa. We serve a population area of 1.1 million, averaging 400,000 patient visits each year. Job Description: Assist physician(s) in surgeries, including endoscopic vessel harvesting (EVH) for CABG procedures. General preventive care and diagnosis and treatment of episodic, short-term and stable chronic health problems. Schedule, plan, organize and provide professional services for patients following established medical office and/or hospital procedures. Provide professional nursing support in the medical center by assisting physicians with rounds, patient assessment, transfers, consults and patient education. Assists in the clinic as schedule dictates including, but not limited to, assisting physician(s) with treatment and examination of patient, scheduling medical testing and surgeries as appropriate and participating in patient education. Competitive compensation including experience based salary, excellent medical benefits and generous retirement plan. Backup call only, no primary call required. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS: MD. Licensed in the state of Iowa and a board certified Physician Assistant. Must have at least 3 years cardiothoracic experience with vein harvesting.