Job ID: 290114553  |  Last Updated: 1/30/2023

Recruiting Full-Time Cardiothoracic & Vascular APP Opportunity - Portsmouth, New Hampshire

Job Description

Job Description:

Recruiting for an experienced PA or NP to join our growing cardiothoracic and vascular surgical practice in Portsmouth, New Hampshire.

Qualified Candidates:

Surgical first assisting, with open-heart cases, vascular, and thoracic (adult only)
Pre and post-op patient management
ICU and floor coverage
General peri-surgical procedures
Admitting transfers, (from outside facilities and ER), and consultations
Rotating weekday, weeknight, and weekend shift rotation coverage (night and weekend shifts, shared equally)
Part of the night and weekend shifts may be off-site, (as call coverage), unless direct medical or surgical patient care is required
Cardiac surgery and/or OR endoscopic vein harvesting experience preferred, but willing to train
Ideal candidate should be flexible, affable, creative, energetic, compassionate, and a team player
Must have excellent interpersonal skills to communicate clearly and concisely with all levels of nursing, physicians and administration

About the Practice:

Well-established high volume program comprised of six surgeons, (3 cardiac, 1 thoracic, and 2 vascular), and a dedicated team of APPs. The APP team works with a high level of autonomy supported by the cardiac surgeons.

The program performs a comprehensive spectrum of cardiovascular and thoracic surgery services including coronary artery bypass grafting, valve repair and replacement, complex aortic surgery, endovascular treatment of aneurysms, minimally invasive cardiac valvular surgical procedures (including TAVRs), arrhythmia surgery, as well as advanced heart failure treatments, including ECMO and VADs. Additionally, the practice performs VATS lung and pleural surgery. The physicians participate in a mature and growing Structural Heart and Advanced Valve Care Center and play an active role in TAVR, MitraClip, and other structural heart procedures.

Incentive/Benefits Package:

Competitive compensation with occurrence based malpractice coverage
Comprehensive benefit package
Be part of a supportive and energetic team

About Portsmouth Regional Hospital:

220-bed acute care facility with a Level II Trauma Center
24/7 full-service ER
2 freestanding ERs
24/7 dedicated inpatient hospitalist program
24/7 dedicated inpatient intensivist program
Implementing psychiatry residency program in summer 2021 with Tufts University Affiliation
Internal medicine and family medicine residency programs with Tufts University Affiliation
30-bed inpatient psychiatric unit including 16 involuntary beds

Portsmouth, New Hampshire is a seacoast city and sits near the mouth of the Piscataqua River, which divides the states of New Hampshire and Maine. Portsmouth is at the core of a metropolitan region that includes several small cities and towns offering. As the nations third oldest city, Portsmouth offers:

Rich in history and abundant with cultural activities
Small-town charm
A host of outdoor activities and major cities
Includes top-notch educational institutions both public and private
No sales tax or state income tax
Only an hour away from Boston
Four seasons of weather

If you need any additional information, please contact Sherry Chenault at or 804-237-7771.

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