Lahey Health Anesthesia and Critical Care - AP in Burlington, Massachusetts
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About the Job
Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants
Anesthesia and Critical Care
Beth Israel Lahey Health
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, Burlington, MA
The Advanced Practice Provider will work in a 12-bed ICU under the direction and supervision of an
Anesthesiologist/Intensivist providing critical care to Cardio-thoracic surgery patients, SICU, and occasionally MICU patients.
Seeking an experienced Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to join established PA and NP team.
Division consists of five physicians and 9 Advanced Care providers.
Cardio-thoracic includes: aortic reconstruction, CABG, valves, TAVR/TEVAR, esophagus and some complex thoracic cases. Low volume of ECMO and ventricular assist devices
SICU patients include liver transplant, colorectal, GYN, ortho and other surgical services
Occasional MICU overflow patients
Assist with management of PACU patients who are critically ill and triage to SICU when appropriate
Assist with inpatient anesthesia pre-operative assessments and consents
Non-operative responsibilities include, but are not limited to: Arterial line and central line placement, thoracentesis, chest tube management, management and interpretation of invasive monitoring and treatment devices (such as Swan-Ganz, temporary pacemakers, and IABPs), and interpretation of labs and imaging studies.
Qualified candidates will preferably have two years of experience with cardiothoracic surgical services or in a surgical ICU.
The selected candidate will be a knowledgeable team player with excellent communication skills, able to build collegial relationships with physicians and nursing staff and other members of the multidisciplinary team, and demonstrate a proven track record as a patient and family centered clinician.
Shift: 13 hour shifts, including nights and weekends. Full time.
Graduate of an accredited NP or PA training program, licensed or eligible for licensure in Massachusetts and be certified as a Physician Assistant by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants or ANCC certified. Must maintain credentialing and licensing requirements required by Lahey Hospital & Medical Center and the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.
Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health, a tertiary care, 317-bed hospital with a Level I Trauma Center, and outpatient clinic, is a physician-led, multi-disciplinary group practice of over 500 physicians. Lahey is an academic affiliate of Tufts School of Medicine. We are located just outside Boston with easy access to excellent school systems and the cultural amenities of a world class city. We are a short drive to all the New England states with outdoor activities for every season. Lahey Health integrated delivery system consists of over 1,200 clinicians providing care throughout Lahey Health’s network of acute care hospitals, ambulatory centers, physician practice sites, behavioral health facilities, long-term care facilities, home health organizations and care management.
For immediate consideration qualified candidates should submit resume to: David.Deluca@Lahey.org
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