Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant-Cardiac Electrophysio
|Company:||WMC Advanced Physician Services PC|
|Department:||Cardiology - West Division|
Cardiac Electrophysiology Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant
We are seeking an experienced Cardiac Electrophysiology Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) to join our growing Arrhythmia Service at the Heart and Vascular Institute of Westchester Medical Center in Valhalla, New York. The ideal candidate will demonstrate some experience with cardiac electrophysiology, including cardiac device management. Responsibilities include, but are not limited to, assessing and managing arrhythmia patients, pre-admission testing for cardiac EP procedures, cardiac implantable electronic device (CIED) checks, remote monitoring for CIEDs, and general support to Physicians and Medical Assistants, all while under the supervision of attending Cardiac Electrophysiologists, in a mainly outpatient setting. The NP/PA will work full-time, Monday- Friday 8:30am-5pm.
Westchester Medical Center is the Hudson Valley Region's advanced medical care and referral hospital, serving more than 3.5 million people. The hospital is located 35 minutes north of New York City in a prestigious suburban location. Each year, more than 120,000 patients receive care at Westchester Medical Center in every clinical specialty through our main hospital, our Maria Fareri Children's Hospital – the only all-specialty children's hospital in the region - and our Behavioral Health Center. With more than 900 attending physicians and 3,300 healthcare professionals, Westchester Medical Center delivers industry-leading advanced medical care in specialties and services ranging from heart, kidney and liver transplants; to advanced endovascular procedures; to high-risk obstetrics and gynecology. The Medical Center is also home to the region's most comprehensive cardiovascular program. We are a regional Level I Trauma and Burn Center with more than 40,000 emergency room visits per year. Our advancements extend across the entire medical facility, from the latest technology and life-saving procedures, to nationally recognized doctors, nurses and staff.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE:
Graduate of an accredited Nurse Practitioner or a Physician Assistant program
Must hold a current New York State NP license
BLS and ACLS certification required
Cardiac Electrophysiology experience preferable