Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 177623-1A
Date Posted: Aug 1, 2022
Category: Adv Practice/Non MD Provider
Welcome to Lahey Hospital & Medical Center, part of Beth Israel Lahey Health. Lahey Hospital & Medical Center is a world-renowned tertiary medical center known for its innovative technology, pioneering medical treatment and leading-edge research. A teaching hospital of Tufts University School of Medicine, the hospital provides quality health care in virtually every specialty and subspecialty, from primary care to cancer diagnosis and treatment to kidney and liver transplantation. It is a national leader in a number of health care areas, including stroke, weight management and lung screenings, among many others. Lahey also helps to advance medicine through research and the education of tomorrow's health care leaders.
About the Job
The Department of Cardiovascular Medicine is currently seeking an experienced NP or PA to join our Cardiovascular Medicine team at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center, Burlington MA. The successful candidate must be able to interact positively with all members of a multidisciplinary care team, patients and their families and possess the emotional intelligence to work collaboratively in a fast paced, high-acuity environment where quality, collegiality and caring come first.
The AP would be responsible for participating in daily rounds with an attending cardiologist, writing H&Ps and orders on all admissions from the emergency department, procedural and outpatient areas and all outside transfers, developing daily therapeutic plans and writing all progress notes, as well as coordinating multidisciplinary discharge planning and writing all discharge summaries. Additionally, the AP would be the primary team contact for consult services, nursing and ancillary staff. Required skills include competent clinical assessment skills and decision making, managing and coordinating emergency situations collaboratively with nursing and house staff, ordering and interpreting appropriate labs, ECGs, diagnostic testing and procedures. The outpatient responsibilities include seeing established and new cardiac patients, as well as hospital follow up patients.
Graduate from an accredited NP or PA program
Licensure in the state of Massachusetts
Current BLS/ACLS Certification
Preferred experience with Cardiology patients
Preferred EPIC medical record system
Diversity is a core value at Beth Israel Lahey Health. We are passionate about building and sustaining an inclusive and equitable working and learning environment for our staff. We believe every member on our team enriches our diversity by exposing us to a broad range of ways to understand and engage with the world, identify challenges, and to discover, design and deliver solutions.
Beth Israel Lahey Health is dedicated to improving health and wellness and making a difference in the lives of our patients, their families and all members of the communities we serve. Formed in March 2019, Beth Israel Lahey Health is a patient-centered, integrated care delivery system providing a continuum of services spanning academic, tertiary and community hospitals, dedicated orthopedic and psychiatric hospitals, primary and specialty care, community acute care, ambulatory care, behavioral services and home health. Beth Israel Lahey Health Performance Network is a unified joint contracting and population health management organization, jointly governed by participating physicians and hospitals.
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