As a member of the OHSU Knight Cardiovascular Institute team, this position works in partnership with faculty physicians, fellows, residents, and other PAs and PNPs to provide excellent clinical care and customer service in our General Cardiology program.
The Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will serve as a clinician in the General Cardiology outpatient clinic. Duties include the provision of consultative cardiology evaluations with a primary focus on primary and secondary prevention. This position collaborates with a team of providers to provide comprehensive cardiovascular disease assessment and services. Maintains and updates most cardiovascular pre-printed order sets for the clinical service and maintains familiarity with active cardiovascular treatment protocols.
Professional participation is expected including attendance in relevant educational conferences and didactic conferences.
Teaching is an important portion of the cardiology mission and the APP will be responsible in assisting the teaching of medical students, residents, and fellows.
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