HCA, Hospital Corporation of America Nurse Practitioner (NP) / Physician Assistant (PA) Cardiovascular Services PRN in Dallas, Texas

Medical City Dallas Nurse Practitioner (NP) - Physician Assistant (PA) Cardiovascular Services (Heart Failure / Vascular / CT Surgery) Schedule: PRN, weekend rotation required

The Acute Care Nurse Practitioner/Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner (ACNP/AGACNP) or The Physician Assistant (PA) develops and maintains an active practice based on an expanded knowledge base of pathophysiology and pharmacology to provide comprehensive health assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of individuals with cardiothoracic surgery needs in collaboration with and under the direct supervision of attending physician(s). Additional PA/NP roles include clinical procedures, education, consultation, and research under the direction of attending physician(s) and in accordance with approved protocols.

Medical City is a very “special” ANCC Magnet medical center located in far North Dallas that is designed with the health and well-being of the entire family. Prevention of disease is our focus, but treatment, when necessary is by some of the most highly specialized physicians in the country. In fact, patients travel to Medical City from over 75 countries and from all over the United States for the sophisticated treatment offered by some of its 400 in-house physician specialists….where they have access to the latest and most sophisticated technology. Over 95 different medical and surgical sub-specialists are housed within the “City”. Our medical center offers a full service adult and pediatric hospital, with separate adult and pediatric emergency rooms, outpatient centers, and a psychiatric hospital. Being recognized for their excellence in patient care, Medical City has received numerous awards including the Joint Commission’s highest honor bestowed to hospitals in the United States.

POSITION QUALIFICATIONS

  • Successful completion of an accredited Acute Care Nurse Practitioner/Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner program
  • MSN required for Nurse Practitioner candidate
  • BS degree, MS preferred for Physician Assistant candidates
  • 1.5 years of ACNP/PA/inpatient experience/in cardiovascular services, required
  • Current RN and APRN license in the State of Texas or current Texas Physician Assistant License
  • Certification as an ACNP/AGACNP by the ANCC and/or the AANP or Certification as a PA by the NCCPA
  • Current American Heart Association BLS provider
  • Current American Heart Association ACLS provider
  • Prescriptive Authority/DEA# within 1 year of hire or transfer

Job: *Advanced Practice Providers (AAP)-Hospital Based

Title: Nurse Practitioner (NP) / Physician Assistant (PA) Cardiovascular Services PRN

Location: Texas-Dallas-Medical City - Dallas

Requisition ID: 01505-105263