1+ months

111051 Physician Assistant - APP I

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104
  • Jobs Rated
The Division of Electrophysiology has an exciting opportunity for a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join the Advanced Practice team in their very busy outpatient EP practice at the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania. This is an exciting opportunity to rotate through the radiology department performing cardiac device management on patients undergoing MR imaging. One of only a few institutions in the nation to implement an MR imaging program for patients with non-conditional devices. The APP will have the ability to publish on novel outcomes and speak on this cutting edge and unique program.The HUP Electrophysiology Program is among the largest and most recognized in the country. Our outpatient team includes 14 NPs/PAs who provide highest quality care in collaboration with sixteen EP physicians and other members of the health care team. Distinct functions of the position include performance of H&Ps, pacemaker and ICD interrogations, clinical decision making, and patient management including antiarrhythmic pharmacotherapy and patient / family teaching. Members of the team participate in a full range of research activities, are encouraged to become active members of the Heart Rhythm Society and lecture at PENN EP CME events. This position reports through the Department of Advanced Practice.All nurse practitioners and physician assistants function under the guidelines designed by the University of Pennsylvania Medical Center medical staff guidelines and are credentialed through that body. The CRNP or PA hired by the Department of Advanced Practice will be held accountable through a formal job description, the delineation of privileges, and their agreement with their collaborating/supervising physician who has initiated a Collaborative Practice Agreement. All clinical work hours and associated requirements will be defined and managed under the direction of the collaborating physician/division designee, and within the Human Resource guidelines.Program highlights from the past year:¢ 10,000 office visits at 4 Penn Medicine clinic locations¢ >600 A-Fib ablations¢ >250 VT ablations¢ >600 device implants¢ Investigational site for the latest industry clinical trials and investigator-initiated studies seeking to advance safety and efficacy of EP proceduresAs an advanced practitioner at HUP, you will be an integral part of one of the premier electrophysiology programs in the world! We believe that your life will be enriched should you become a Penn Medicine employee and we thank you for your interest in our organization.

Acute Care Nurse Practitioner certification or Masters prepared Physician Assistant. Pennsylvania State license is required.


Jobs Rated Reports for Physician Assistant

Posted: 2022-02-10 Expires: 2022-06-07

Share this job:

111051 Physician Assistant - APP I

Penn Medicine
Philadelphia, PA 19104

Join us to start saving your Favorite Jobs!

Sign In Create Account
Physician Assistant
102nd2019 - Physician Assistant
Overall Rating: 102/199
Median Salary: $108,610

Work Environment
Very Poor
Very High
Very Good
Powered ByCareerCast