Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician Assistant

An incredible and rare Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician Assistant opportunity is now available with a beloved health system in Northern California.   

A 400-bed hospital in Northern California is seeking a Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant to partner with one of two renown Surgeons in order to contribute to optimal care for surgical patients.  Reporting to the Chief of Staff, the Physician Assistant Cardiothoracic Surgery will act as the surgical first assist or second assist for open heart surgery and vein harvesting.  

The Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant will enjoy working autonomously and will have the opportunity to practice at the full extent of the current California regulations.  The Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant will utilize their experience with open heart surgery, vein harvesting or other surgical specialty to exhibit appropriate clinical judgment.  The Cardiothoracic Surgery Physician Assistant will act as a key stakeholder in the surgical and diagnosis process.  An ability to work effectively in a team environment, strong clinical or surgical experience and critical thinking skills are especially important to the Physician Assistant Cardiothoracic Surgery.  This Cardiothoracic Surgery team is looking for a Physician Assistant who is confident in their abilities while remaining modest, open to feedback and a transformational leader.  A strong passion for improving quality of care and clinical outcomes is highly desirable.       

This non-profit hospital is part of a large, esteemed health system that has rightfully earned the reputation throughout Northern California as one of the best health organizations to work for.  This health system is known as the regions leader in providing cardiovascular care, oncology and women's services.  

The surrounding has numerous opportunities for travel and entertainment and is quickly becoming one of the best places to live.  Weather you appreciate breath taking views, fresh local produce, or wine tasting this area has something to offer any Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant.  This hospital is seeking an outstanding candidate and is prepared to compensate the Cardiothoracic Physician Assistant accordingly.  This position comes with a full suite of benefits, relocation assistance, surgical loupes, continuing education opportunities and ample room for professional development.