• University of Pennsylvania Health System
  • Philadelphia , PA
  • Healthcare - Nursing
  • Full-Time
  • 1103 Market St

The Division of Cardiovascular Medicine has an exciting opportunity for Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join the inpatient Advance Practice Team in their busy and growing inpatient cardiology service at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. Our cardiology Advance Practitioners Service (CAP Service) has 3 major sub-sets - heart failure/transplant (CAP-H), clinical cardiology (CAP-C) and interventional cardiology (CAP-I). The majority of the patients on this service require cardiology intermediate care level of care (CICU). The service is covered by the advance practice providers (NPs/PAs) 24 hours per day/7 days a week.

Responsibilities will include inpatient care for patients with advance heart failure, mechanical circulatory support, status post heart transplant, valve disorders, coronary artery disease, pulmonary hypertension, congenital heart disease, common arrhythmias, structural heart disease including one of the largest TAVR programs in the country, as well as other general medical problems. This position requires a high level of independence but is well supported with collaborative practice and multi-disciplinary practice model. The high acuity clinical practice setting is dynamic, fast- paced, and high pressure. Excellent critical thinking, organizational, and communication skills, as well as strong medical/pharmacology/nursing knowledge are essential. In this role, there will also be a tremendous professional growth potential and the opportunity to participate in Penn Medicine's tripartite mission of clinical care, research, and education.
Associated topics: anesthetist crna, arnp, arnp c, care nurse, certified nurse midwife, community, crna, midwife, prn, specialist

* The salary listed in the header is an estimate based on salary data for similar jobs in the same area. Salary or compensation data found in the job description is accurate.

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