Trinity Health Cardiology Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida

According to established protocols, conducts clinical assessment of the patient's health care status and needs and provides patient care to facilitate desired patient outcomes.

A member of Trinity Health, Holy Cross Hospital is a full-service, non-profit, Catholic, teaching hospital operating in the spirit of the Sisters of Mercy.

This is a FT position on day shift with benefits. This position is physically located at the Cardiology Associates of Ft. Lauderdale office.

As a part of Trinity Health, with 89,000 colleagues and more than 20,000 physicians / clinicians, we are united to serve our communities and advance our mission: ""to serve in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming, healing presence within our communities"" and our vision ""to be the trusted health partner for life.""

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*Job Summary:*

According to established protocols, conducts clinical assessment of the patient's health care status and needs and provides patient care to facilitate desired patient outcomes.

*Job Requirements:*

  • Previous electrophysiology/device clinic experience preferred.
  • Under the direction of the physician provides professional care in patient care areas.
  • Assist with consultation and follow-up on a routine and structured basis.
  • Assists with medical decision making, data gathering, order entry, timely documentation and in transition of care.
  • Assists with reassessments, acute visits, clinics, test monitoring, patient follow up and medical management.
  • Functions as a role model for all staff members
  • Assists physician with follow-up patient visits, intra-procedure, hospital consults and other duties within scope of practice.
  • According to established protocols, conducts clinical assessment of the patient's healthcare status and needs.
  • Provides patient care to facilitate expected patient outcomes.
  • Provides counseling and education to patients to enhance patient care.
  • Documents care provided to support the continuity of patient care and optimum patient outcomes.
  • Demonstrates skills and knowledge necessary to assure assessment, treatment and care is appropriate to the age of the patients served. Care provided is appropriate for all patients including adults or geriatrics.
  • Performs other duties within job scope as requested.
  • Willingness to work on weekends/moonlighting opportunity

*Experience, Skills &Education;:*

Completion of a program that is approved by the Florida Board of Medicine and national certification (NCCPA)

Two years of relevant experience in a program equivalent to that offered by Holy Cross Hospital

Compassion and understanding with patients consistent with Holy Cross Standard of Excellence principles

Maintain continuing education relative to practice

Maintain competence as a Physician Assistant

*Licensure/Certification: *

  • Physician Assistant Licensure in the state of Florida
  • BLS/ACLS certification

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Job Number: 00120721

Location: Ft. Lauderdale, FL

Organization Name: Holy Cross Hospital

Facility: HCHFL - Holy Cross Hospital

Employment Type: Full time

Hours: 40