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Physician Assistant - Cardiothoracic Surgery, PRN

Requisition #: 361591
Location: Suburban Hospital, Bethesda, MD 20810
Category: Advanced Practice Providers
Work Shift: Night Shift
Work Week: Casual (less than 20)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: April 23, 2021

As a Physician Assistant / PA in our Cardiothoracic Surgery Dept. and within our new, state-of-the-art Cardiovascular Operating Room (CVOR), consisting of a great clinical team, three surgeons, and two Open Heart suites, you'll be joining a team of dedicated professionals, passionate about making a difference in our cardiac patient's lives.

As a Physician Assistant / PA will be First Assist for all Open Heart, Thoracic, and Aortic cases within the CVOR, including but not limited to TAVR, Endovascular, Thoracic Aortic, CABG, AVR, NBR and Ascending Aortic cases. Also, responsible for assisting with Pre-Op and Post-Op care of patients within the ICU.

Don't take my word for it, watch this video of our Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Dr. Matthews, explain all the great services we offer!



  • PRN
  • Overnight/weekend On-call and weekend coverage available


  • Minimum of one year as First Assist in Open Heart cases
  • Endovascular Vein Harvesting experience required
  • Successful completion of a training program, accredited by the American Medical Association for Physician Assistants
  • Current Maryland State License from the Board of Physician Assistants
  • ACLS certification required

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