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Advanced Practice Provider Roles for CVT Surgery (Charlotte & Pineville)

Location: Charlotte & Pineville, North Carolina

Position Details:

Atrium Health – Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is seeking world-class Advanced Practice Providers (APPs) to join our growing team at Atrium Health – Carolinas Medical Center and Atrium Health Pineville.

These highly trained providers will be able to coordinate, provide, and assist in providing comprehensive quality patient care to the Cardiothoracic Surgery practices in collaboration with a supervising physician. Each successful APP will promote a safe environment and perform all job responsibilities in a safe manner. They also provide assessments, diagnosis, treatment, education, referral, and follow up under direction of the supervising physician. Our APPs maintain clinical and professional competencies as appropriate to the age, developmental stages, and special needs of the patients served.

*Candidates should have a minimum two years Cardiothoracic Surgery experience as an Advanced Practice Provider.

Education, Experience and Certifications

 Must have or be eligible for a DEA license. Approved to practice as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in the state one works. Eligible for prescriptive authority application through the Board of Nursing or Medical Board in NC required. BLS for Healthcare Provider from AHA required with expiration date greater than 90 days from date of beginning practice. Demonstrates appropriate critical thinking, interpersonal skills, and the ability to prioritize and make proactive decisions.  Three years of relative experience and/or surgical background preferred.

  • Nurse Practitioner – Master’s Degree or Doctorate of Nursing Practice required. License to practice as a Registered Nurse required. Certification in the area of practice from a nationally recognized certifying body required. Acute Care board certification required based upon population and acuity served.
  • Physician Assistant – Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program required; Master’s Degree preferred. Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants preferred.

Atrium Health – Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is one of the Southeast's largest cardiac and vascular programs providing the highest quality care available to patient with cardiovascular disease throughout North and South Carolina. Sanger employs more than 110 physicians in a network of more than 25 locations to provide the highest quality care available to patient with cardiovascular disease throughout North and South Carolina. Sanger has more than 50 years of experience providing world-class, comprehensive acute and chronic cardiovascular services including the region's only heart transplant center and pediatric heart surgery program.

Contact Megan Clouden about this position

Megan Clouden
Physician Recruiter
Charlotte & Pineville, North Carolina: