Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Carle Health is seeking a Cardiothoracic Surgery 1st Assist PA or NP to join our Cardiothoracic Surgery Division at Carle BroMenn Medical Center in Normal, Illinois.
Position Details Include:
Experience working as an Advanced Practice Provider in Cardiothoracic Surgery is required - including surgical first-assisting, Endoscopic Vein Harvest (EVH), and perioperative patient care.
Join a team of two Cardiac Surgeons and one Advanced Practice Provider.
Practice scope includes adult cardiothoracic surgery – Coronary artery bypass grafting, valve surgery, vascular surgery
Opportunity to develop sub practice based on clinical interests.
Comprehensive practice that includes surgery, clinic, and hospital rounding, allowing 1st Assist APP to practice full scope.
Opportunity for academic and/or research affiliation with the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the nation’s first medical school focused at the intersection of healthcare and engineering
In Summer of 2020, Carle BroMenn joined the Carle Health system. Carle is a vertically integrated health system and provides high quality, comprehensive care to patients in the Central and Southern Illinois area. The Carle Heart and Vascular Institute is recognized as a national leader in quality of care. Healthgrades recently recognized Carle Foundation Hospital as Top 10% in the nation for cardiac surgery and best in the region for cardiac care and cardiac surgery in addition to a five-star rating for bypass surgery and treatment of heart attacks and heart failure.
In partnership with the Carle Health system, Carle BroMenn continues to expand the Heart and Vascular program at Carle BroMenn Medical Center. With a newly renovated OR open-heart suite and continued expansion and renovation of our cardiac cath lab suites, the Heart and Vascular program at Carle BroMenn Medical Center is positioned for growth.
Education Requirements: Master's degree in Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. Training in surgical first assist and EVH required.
Licensure/Certification Requirements: Current Illinois physician assistant or nurse practitioner licensure.
Internal Number: 2.10
About Carle Health
Based in Urbana, IL, The Carle Foundation is a vertically integrated system with more than 9,500 employees in its five hospitals, multi-specialty physician groups, health plan and associated healthcare businesses including the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, the world’s first engineering-based medical school. Carle is proud to be named a Great Place to Work®. Carle Foundation Hospital and Carle BroMenn Medical Center hold Magnet® designation, the nation’s highest honor for nursing care and Carle Foundation Hospital (CFH) ranks as one of America’s 50 Best Hospitals™ by Healthgrades®.