Nurse Practitioner - Cardiology

Location: Burlington, MA
Job ID: 151151-1A
Date Posted: Nov 7, 2018

Job Description

Welcome To

Lahey Health is a vibrant and growing health care system, recognized as a trailblazer in medicine and a standard bearer in patient experience. It includes an award-winning academic medical center, a superb constellation of community hospitals, home care services, rehabilitation facilities and more.

We are committed to attracting, developing and retaining top talent in a market long recognized and revered as a global leader in health. With a team approach to care, we encourage learning and growth at all levels, and we offer competitive salaries and benefits. We adhere to the principles of a just and fair work environment for all colleagues, where respect is foundational and performance is rewarded.

About the Job

Experienced Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant needed to join a newly created team of Advanced Practitioners, House Staff, and Attending Cardiologists to provide care for acute cardiac inpatient population in a teaching facility. Position will initiate and facilitate a comprehensive plan of care for patients undergoing a variety of coronary and peripheral interventional procedures. He/she will be responsible for the assessment and clinical management of patients with acute and chronic conditions such as angina, acute coronary syndromes, congestive heart failure, and arrhythmias. Candidate must be a highly motivated individual who will work in a collaborative manner with physicians and other clinicians, as well as ancillary staff.

Qualifications

-Nurse Practitioner: Masters degree in Nursing and certification as Acute Care or Adult nurse practitioner. Current state RN licensure in MA, NP in MA, confirmation of Board Certification as a nurse practitioner by a recognized national certifying body that has established standards for nurse practitioners (ANCC, AANP). 

- Physician Assistant: Graduate of an accredited Physician Program. Documentation of registration for next NCCPA Board administration or successful completion of NCCPA Board and maintenance of appropriate CME 

Shift: Days/Nights/Weekends rotating