Experienced Cardiac Surgery PA needed

Specialty:

Surgery Cardiothoracic PA

Opportunity Record:

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Location

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center, Fort Pierce, FL

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a 370-bed, acute care facility and the largest medical center in St. Lucie County. As a regional referral center for the four county Treasure Coast area, the hospital offers a wide variety of medical/surgical treatments and offers specialty services ranging from open heart surgery to inpatient rehabilitation.

Our obstetrics services are backed by a Level III Nursery and pediatric intensive care unit. Patients can access services at our Diabetes Center of Excellence. And Lawnwood Pavilion, situated on campus, offers a 36-bed psychiatric facility and a 26-bed inpatient and outpatient Physical Rehabilitation Center.

Ft. Pierce is an area of lush tropical old Florida charm. Located on the Treasure (east) Coast, 120 miles north of Miami. It boasts a thriving and colorful downtown area with marina and riverfront. Convenient to miles of beautiful beaches, great golf and numerous outdoor activities, it has easy access to US 1, I-95 and the Florida Turnpike.

Our Services
• Behavioral health (adult)
• Birthing center – obstetrics
• Cancer care
• Cardiac and vascular rehabilitation
• Cardiac catheterization
• Cardiopulmonary
• Gastroenterology
• General surgery
• Heart Institute
• Interventional radiology
• Level II & III NICU
• Level II trauma center/ER
• MRI
• Neurology
• Neurosurgery/Mazor robotics
• Orthopedic surgery
• Pediatric ER
• Pediatric intensive care unit
• Pediatrics
• Podiatry
• Radiology/diagnostic imaging
• Therapy: occupational, physical, respiratory, speech
• Urology
• Vascular
• Women’s services
• Wound care

Highlights
• The only Truven top 50 cardiovascular hospital on the Treasure Coast
• Over 5,000 open heart surgeries performed
• Uniquely prepared to care for children
• Committed to quality:
- CARF accreditation for Lawnwood Physical
Rehabilitation Center
- Accredited Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
- Designated as a top performer by The Joint Commission

Job Summary

Opportunity to join an established hospital employed Cardiovascular Surgery group in the Treasure Coast.

Practice prefers an experienced Physician Assistant to assist the surgeons with rounds, dictation, able to do or learn vein harvesting and serve as a 1st assist.

No nights and weekend work is minimal. Majority of the work is done during business hours Monday-Friday.

An ideal candidate must have surgical first assist experience, be a team player and ability to serve as a facilitator for the surgeons.

Position offers a competitive salary, corporate style benefits and relocation.

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HCA Florida East Division

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center

Location

Fort Pierce, FL

Facility Description

Lawnwood Regional Medical Center is a 370-bed, acute care facility and the largest medical center in St. Lucie County. As a regional referral center for the four county Treasure Coast area, the hospital offers a wide variety of medical/surgical treatments and offers specialty services ranging from open heart surgery to inpatient rehabilitation.

Our obstetrics services are backed by a Level III Nursery and pediatric intensive care unit. Patients can access services at our Diabetes Center of Excellence. And Lawnwood Pavilion, situated on campus, offers a 36-bed psychiatric facility and a 26-bed inpatient and outpatient Physical Rehabilitation Center.

Ft. Pierce is an area of lush tropical old Florida charm. Located on the Treasure (east) Coast, 120 miles north of Miami. It boasts a thriving and colorful downtown area with marina and riverfront. Convenient to miles of beautiful beaches, great golf and numerous outdoor activities, it has easy access to US 1, I-95 and the Florida Turnpike.

Our Services
• Behavioral health (adult)
• Birthing center – obstetrics
• Cancer care
• Cardiac and vascular rehabilitation
• Cardiac catheterization
• Cardiopulmonary
• Gastroenterology
• General surgery
• Heart Institute
• Interventional radiology
• Level II & III NICU
• Level II trauma center/ER
• MRI
• Neurology
• Neurosurgery/Mazor robotics
• Orthopedic surgery
• Pediatric ER
• Pediatric intensive care unit
• Pediatrics
• Podiatry
• Radiology/diagnostic imaging
• Therapy: occupational, physical, respiratory, speech
• Urology
• Vascular
• Women’s services
• Wound care

Highlights
• The only Truven top 50 cardiovascular hospital on the Treasure Coast
• Over 5,000 open heart surgeries performed
• Uniquely prepared to care for children
• Committed to quality:
- CARF accreditation for Lawnwood Physical
Rehabilitation Center
- Accredited Primary Stroke Center by The Joint Commission
- Designated as a top performer by The Joint Commission