first_imgPosition Summary:Coordinates and manages the care of the CT surgery patient acrossthe continuum of care. Works in collaboration with the CT Surgeryproviders to ensure comprehensive acute/ long-term care forpatients managed by the service. Helps develop the team to meetquality and performance measures for CT Surgery. The AdvancedPractice Professional (APP) coordinates involvement ofmedical/surgical specialty teams necessary to develop acomprehensive plan for the patient, and reviews the plan of carewith the other members of the clinical team, participates indirecting that care. The APP will order/performdiagnostic/therapeutic procedures, interpretation of such studies,will be involved with all aspects of the peri-operative servicesand coordinates discharge/follow up planning. The APP will workwith the team to ensure adherence to protocol requirements andregulatory guidelines. They will ensure protocol compliance andclose monitoring of order sets. The APP participates in theeducation of residents and medical/APP/nursing students.Provide healthcare services consistent with state law and therequirements of the professional licensing or certificationauthority and/or hospital privileges, where applicable. Suchservice may include, but are not limited to.Minimum Qualifications:Nurse Practitioner:- Graduate of a CCNE accredited nursing program with Master’sDegree in Nursing.- National Certification by one of the recognized APRNCertification Centers.- Licensure or eligibility for licensure as a professionalRegistered Nurse and Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in WestVirginia.- BLS Certification required with additional Advanced Life Supporttraining at the discretion of the department.- D epartment Specific : APRNs requesting to beprivileged as First Assists in peri-operative services will berequired to complete an ANOR approved CNOR Certificate program andobtain a passing grade on CNOR certification exam.- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) at the discretion of thedepartment.- Eligible new graduates will be considered.Physician Assistant:- Bachelor’s OR Master’s Degree as a Medical/Surgical (asapplicable) Physician Assistant required.- Graduate of an ARC-PA approved Physician Assistant (PA) trainingprogram required.- Certification by the National Commission for Certification ofPhysician Assistants required.- Must be licensed or eligible for licensure by the WV Board ofMedicine.- BLS Certification required with additional Advanced Life Supporttraining at the discretion of the department.- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS) at the discretion of thedepartment.- Eligible new graduates will be considered.Please click on the link below to open and review the detailedjob description and minimum qualifications:Advanced Practice Professional – HVI -Cardiothoracic Surgery, ThoracicNotes To ApplicantsThis is a cardiothoracic surgery position. Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals withDisabilities.Please view Equal Employment Opportunity Posters provided byOFCCP here .The contractor will not discharge or in any other mannerdiscriminate against employees or applicants because they haveinquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay ofanother employee or applicant. However, employees who have accessto the compensation information of other employees or applicants asa part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay ofother employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwisehave access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is(a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtheranceof an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including aninvestigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with thecontractor’s legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR60-1.35(c)last_img read more