Join our team of professional and passionate health care professionals who are committed to the well-being of our patients and provide patient care based on competence, professional expertise, knowledge and evidence based practice.
The Cardiovascular Physician Assistant will assist the Cardiovascular Surgeon in the provision of preoperative, intraoperative and postoperative care to patients who undergo cardiovascular surgery.
This position requires the full understanding and active participation in fulfilling the Mission of the Organization. It is expected that the employee will demonstrate behavior consistent with the Core Values. The employee shall support the Organization's strategic plan and the goals and direction of the Performance Improvement Plan (PIP).
Satisfactory completion of a formal Physician Assistant Training Program at an accredited institution
State of California Certification as a Physician Assistant
Previous experience as a Cardiothoracic PA.
Must meet the credentialing and licensure requirements and have documented verification of credentials
DEA License Required
The ideal candidate will have several years of cardiothoracic surgical experience including Endoscopic Vein Harvesting
Possess strong Physician/Surgeon relationship skills
St. Joseph's Medical Center is a member of Dignity Health . The word "dignity" perfectly defines what our organization stands for, showing respect for all people by providing excellent care.
St. Joseph's Medical Center, was founded in 1899 under the direction of the Dominican Sisters of San Rafael, is a not for profit, fully accredited, regional hospital with 395 beds, a physician staff of over 400, and more than 2,400 employees. Specializing in cardiovascular care, comprehensive cancer services and women and children's services including neonatal intensive care. St. Josephs is the largest hospital as well as the largest private employer in Stockton,California. Nationally recognized as a quality lead, St. Josephs is consistently chosen as the "most preferred hospital" by local consumers.
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