Physician Assistant Cardiac Administrator
Company: KA Recruiting
Posted on: September 22, 2022
(Only QUALIFIED Healthcare Professionals accepted)
Cardiothoracic Surgery - Full Time and Permanent Physician
Job Objective:A brief overview of the position.
The Physician Assistant (PA) assists in OR and is responsible for
the management of care of the cardiac surgery patient across
Required: Physician Assistant license by PAs Examining Committee of
the Medical Board of California; and American Heart Association BLS
Preferred: Acute cardiac pre to post-op management.
Demonstrates compliance with Code of Conduct and compliance
policies, and takes action to resolve compliance questions or
concerns and report suspected violations.
Utilizes the medical model to manage patient care. Completes
management of care by:
Providing evaluation, diagnosis and treatment.
Health promotion and disease prevention-based goals for self-care
Provide counseling and education Offer collaborative practice-based
Provide risk assessment to families and community.
Primary and acute care level of intervention.
Assesses the health status of patients by completing the
Obtains a relevant health and medical history
Performs a physical examination based on age and history.
Performs or orders diagnostic procedures based on the clients
Identifies health and medical risk factors.
Makes accurate diagnosis by:
Utilizing critical thinking in the diagnostic process.
Synthesizing and analyzing the collected data.
Formulating a differential diagnosis based on the history, physical
examination, and diagnostic test results.
Establishing priorities to meet the health and medical needs of the
Develops a treatment plan under the supervising physician to
maximize health potential.
Selecting appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic
Developing a patient education plan and providing patient
Interventions are based on priorities and are individualized and
consistent with plan of care.
Evaluates and follows up on patient status making modifications in
the treatment plan as necessary based on reassessment.
Recognizes priorities in critical situations and acts in a timely
Demonstrates knowledge of surgical anatomy, physiology, and
Provides intra-operative exposure and retraction.
Retracts tissues or organs by use of the hand.
Places and holds surgical retractors.
Packs sponges or laparotomy pads into body cavities to hold tissues
or organs out of the operative field.
Manages all instruments in the operative field to prevent
obstruction of the surgeons view.
Sutures tissue, using instruments and suture material.
Correctly approximates tissue layers.
Approximates tissue appropriately to avoid excess tension and
Ties knots firmly to avoid slipping.
Uses staples, clips or other devices to approximate tissue.
Handles tissues and manipulates instruments to perform:
Harvesting of saphenousvein 1. open 2. bridging 3. endoscopic
Provides hemostasis by:
Aspirating and sponging of blood and other fluids from the
Applying clamps on superficial vessels and typing them or
electrocoagulation of them as directed.
Placing suture ligatures in the muscle, subcutaneous and skin
Placing hemoclips or other ligating devices on bleeders.
Facilitation of entry into the healthcare system; admission to
facility under direction of Supervising Physician.
Completes patient rounds on all Cardiovascular Surgery
Performs other duties as assigned.
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