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Last updated: October 05, 2023

Job Listing

Company University of Washington
Location Seattle, WA
Description Req #: 227579

Department: Division of Cardiothoracic (CT) Surgery

Posting Date: 05/17/2024

Closing Info:
Open Until Filled

Salary: $10,326 - $15,391 per month

Shift: Alternate Work Shift

UW Department of Surgery, Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery has an outstanding opportunity for an ADVANCED PRACTICE PRACTITIONER (ARNP/PA) – CARDIOTHORACIC SURGERY. APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS
Applicants should submit a letter of interest, diversity statement, and a current CV electronically through Interfolio at Apply Interfolio Here (https://apply.interfolio.com/133233) POSITION HIGHLIGHTS

  • Teaching Associate
  • Full-time, 12-month (July 1-June 30) academic position on a yearly appointment and may be reappointed to subsequent annual terms
  • Be a member of the Cardiothoracic Surgery multidisciplinary team that includes physicians, fellows, residents, and RNs providing intensive care services to patients and families
  • The CTICU APP team provides 24/7 care for critically ill cardiac, thoracic, and vascular surgical patients in a fast paced, high acuity unit including the care of ECMO patients and patients with mechanical circulatory support devices
  • Successful candidate will be responsible for providing independent and collaborative patient management from admission to the CTICU through transfer of care to the acute care setting PRIMARY JOB RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Work on a dedicated cardiothoracic inter-professional team with other established APPs. critical care physicians and cardiothoracic surgeons in addition to the multidisciplinary team.
  • Perform bedside ICU and Acute Care procedures
  • Provide care for critically ill cardiac, thoracic, and vascular surgical patients
  • Participate in the education of nursing and resident staff
  • Participate in quality improvement projects and process improvement activities for the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery Minimum Qualifications:
  • Current and valid state Registered Nurse Licensure for ARNP or Physician Assistant licensure for PA-C
  • Graduate Degree from and accredited Nurse Practitioner Program or accredited Physician Assistant Program
  • Nationally certified ARNP/PA with DEA
  • Proven excellence working in an interdisciplinary collaborative team environment
  • Effective interpersonal skills, leadership skills, and clinical expertise in critical care and the care of cardiothoracic surgical patients.
  • ACLS Certification
  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing
  • Basic computer knowledge and command of basic personal computer skillsFor practitioners holding an appointment in one of the physicians practice plans, see the link for additional benefits that may be available Here (https://faculty.uwmedicine.org/wp-content/uploads/2019/09/UWP-Benefits-Summary-for-recruitingef-edits-v3.pdf)

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, religion, color, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
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