Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina and South Carolina. We invite YOU to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together in our Pulmonary/Critical Care team in Charlotte, NC.
Our critical care professionals provide world-class compassionate care to seriously ill or injured patients with conditions that are life-threatening and who require continual monitoring and a comprehensive care plan. Our expert care team of trained physicians and advanced clinical practitioners treat patients at one of our specialty intensive care units: Cardiac Intensive Care, Medical Intensive Care, Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery Intensive Care and Surgery and Neurosurgical Intensive Care. Intensivists provide supervision at this Level I trauma center. Duties will include: admission directly from the emergency department or floor and daily management of hemodynamically complex, respiratory-compromised, critically ill patients. Insertion of chest tubes, insertion of central venous catheters (subclavian), insertion of pulmonary artery catheters, intra-aortic balloon pump removal, fiberoptic bronchoscopy, emergent/urgent endotracheal intubation, thoracentesis, paracentesis, insertion of percutaneous arterial lines, insertion of central venous catheters (femoral/internal jugular).
Details of this practice and qualified candidate:
• Work schedule – (1) Nocturnist (13-hour (7p-8a) night shift with rotating weekends), (2) Rotating days, nights, and weekends a total of 145 shifts per year with a minimum of 50% disruptive shifts (nights and weekends), minimum of 22 weekends per year, this can be more if desired (more weekends than less nights), (3) Weekender (13-hour (7a-8p) Fri, Sat and Sun) • Service provides 24/7 coverage with a shift-based model. Shifts are 13 hours long and include days, nights, weekends, and holidays. All other shifts are rotated equally among staff. • Inpatient- Adults- 100% • Graduation from an accredited ACNP or PA program. • Nurse practitioners are required to have a master’s degree or doctorate in nursing practice. Certification as an ACNP from a nationally recognized certifying body is required. • Physician Assistants with certification from the National Commission on Certification of PAs is required. • Post graduate ICU fellowship or minimum of 2 years of experience with MICU and CTICU patients as an APP required. • Interpersonal skills and critical thinking must be demonstrated. • North Carolina license, North Carolina DEA, BLS and ACLS required.
When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.
Please submit your application via our website https://careers.atriumhealth.org or email your CV/resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Internal Number: AH- APP
About Atrium Health
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