AdventHealthAHMG Aortic & Heart Valve Center PA-C at Orlando
Orlando, FL

Overview

General Summary:

  • Under the direction and supervision of the surgeon, the Aortic & Heart Valve Center PA-C will assist the surgeon with patients of cardiovascular disease related to aortic and heart valve disease in the hospital, clinic and OR.

  • Provide patient and family with pre-operative education, answer questions regarding surgery, recovery and risk factor modification.

  • Obtain and perform history and physical examinations.

  • Record and interpret pertinent data (labs, diagnostic studies, discharge summaries, progress notes, etc.) including writing orders and discharges.

  • First assisting in complex cardiac, aortic and heart valve procedures.

  • Ability to perform general peri-surgical procedures in the hospital and clinic.

  • Admit patients, attend rounds, complete discharge summaries with medication reconciliation and appropriate follow-up.

Schedule Details:

  • Monday through Friday

  • Weeknight on call responsibilities with rotating weekend coverage

  • Campuses covered: AdventHealth Orlando

Required Education/Experience:

  • Master’s degree in physician assistant studies

  • Practicing experience as a cardiothoracic/cardiovascular surgery PA required

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with physicians, staff, and patients.

  • Strong communication skills

  • Strong medical decision-making skills

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida PA-C license or ability to obtain

  • Accreditation by NCCPA or other nationally recognized certification organizations

  • BLS and ACLS

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

Job Snapshot

  • Facility: AdventHealth

  • Job Schedule:

    Pay Range: -

  • Location: Orlando, FL

  • Job ID: JID_3771237_11718

  • Job Family: Physician Services

  • Shift:

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