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Physician Assistant - Cardiovascular/Cardiothoracic Surgery

Redding, CA

Posted: 05/24/2023 Setting: Surgery Center Job Number: 1897 Pay Rate: $240/hr, $1920/24 hr call

Job Description

Summary: Cardiovascular PAs/NP's with recent CV surgery experience to be considered.

Substantial experience in endovascular vein harvesting (EVH) required!

Schedule/Availability Requirements:

June 17-23

July 17-30

All shifts, including weekends are 10hrs onsite then night call.

All shifts 7a-5p onsite then night call 5p-7a.

Call back is very minimal.

Facility Location: Redding, CA

Setting: Level II Trauma Center

Duties: We are currently doing about 10-11 heart surgeries per month, but we also do other thoracic cases that the PA may assist with. We do rounds every morning and the PA’s are writing notes on post op patient, sometimes that is a shared duty with the surgeons. We usually have less than 10 patients in the hospital at a time. We do the follow-up clinic here at the hospital in the afternoon on Tuesday and Thursday (often after a morning surgery) and see up to 6 patients. Once in a while we see a patient at other times if there is an issue that can’t wait until our next clinic day.

Required Procedures: Must have recent and substantial cardiovascular surgical assist experience.

EMR: Cerner Care B with SurgiNet

Reason for Coverage: Gaps in coverage

Meet Your Recruiter

Erasto Terrazas
Senior Recruiter

My name is Erasto Terrazas and I love recruiting!! 

A bit about myself, I am a middle child of 3. My brother Eli is the oldest and my sister Lucy is the youngest. My parents are from Mexico, arriba San Luis Potosi! I was born in Queens, New York. I am a U.S. Army Veteran (10 years in service). I have three beautiful kids Alexa Noemy (age 6), Erasto Ezrah (age 5) and my youngest Eithen Jovier (age 9 months). I have 15 years of experience in the Physician Recruiting Industry. 

I love to grill, cook, watch movies, hiking and the outdoors. I really enjoy all those things more, while doing them with my family. My goals include being a leader of a team/company, building houses in El Salvador and in Mexico for my family to retreat to, owning 26+ acres of land (in Oklahoma or Texas) with my siblings for us to enjoy and pass down to our kids and lastly, I will retire my mom. 

I like to be a team player and I get happy when people ask me for help. It is a true passion of mine to help others. 

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