Location: Valhalla, New York
Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
We are seeking a Cardiology Physician Assistant to join the Heart and Vascular Institute at Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, New York, as part of the Cardiac Cath Lab and Cardiac Care Unit Invasive Services. The candidate should demonstrate general cardiology experience with a focus on efficiency and patient satisfaction. Experience in interventional cardiology/cath lab or heart failure/critical care would be welcome. Job
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assessing and managing patients in preparation for and recovery from invasive percutaneous cardiac procedures in the inpatient setting, pre-admission evaluation and the workup of patients for interventional procedures, access site management including the insertion and removal of arterial and venous catheters and devices, and general clinical support to the interventional and critical care physicians, including hand-off of patients to the intensive care units and telemetry floors post-procedure. The PA will work full-time, Monday-Friday.
Westchester Medical Center is the Hudson Valley's advanced medical care and referral hospital, serving more than 3.5 million people. The hospital is located 35 minutes north of New York City in a prestigious suburban location. Each year, more than 120,000 patients receive care at Westchester Medical Center in every clinical specialty through our main hospital, our Maria Fareri Children's Hospital - the only all-specialty children's hospital in the region - and our Behavioral Health Center. With more than 900 attending physicians and 3,300 healthcare professionals, Westchester Medical Center delivers industry-leading advanced medical care in specialties and services ranging from heart, kidney, and liver transplants; to advanced endovascular procedures; to high-risk obstetrics and gynecology. The Medical Center is also home to the region's most comprehensive cardiovascular program, including the full breadth of coronary, vascular and structural procedures. We are a regional Level I Trauma and Burn Center with more than 40,000 emergency room visits per year. Our advancements extend across the entire medical facility, from the latest technology and life-saving procedures to nationally recognized doctors, nurses, and staff.
WMC Advanced Physician Services PC