At Boston Children's Hospital, the quality of our care - and our inclusive hospital working environment - lies in the diversity of our people. With patients from local communities and 160 countries around the world, we're committed to reflecting the spectrum of their cultures, while opening doors of opportunity for our team. Here, different talents pursue common goals. Voices are heard and ideas are shared. Join us, and discover how your unique contributions can change lives. Yours included.
The Physician Assistant will be responsible for:
Providing comprehensive healthcare services to congenital cardiac surgical patients.
Performing pre-op evaluations, consultations, assist in surgical consenting and teaching.
Daily rounds on ICU patients and coverage of surgical ICU emergencies and procedures.
Developing post-op care plans and preparing patients and families for discharge.
Participating in quality improvement initiatives.
To qualify, you must have:
A graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program.
Prefer a minimum of 1 year of cardiac surgery operating room and/or critical care experience.
Possess a solid medical knowledge base for cardiopulmonary critical care medicine with an interest in congenital cardiac anomalies.
Possess critical thinking skills and adaptability on a busy cardiac surgery service.
Communication skills to work collaboratively with medical and surgical colleagues, staff and trainees.
A current license from the Commonwealth of Massachusetts to practice as a Physician Assistant.
Please note: During a public health emergency, individuals in this role may be expected to take on additional duties to respond to organizational needs.
Boston Children's Hospital offers competitive compensation and unmatched benefits, including a flexible schedule, affordable health, vision and dental insurance, generous levels of time off, 403(b) Retirement Savings plan, Pension, Tuition Reimbursement, and discounted rates on T-passes (50% off). Discover your best.
Boston Children's Hospital is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status or disability.
Internal Number: 3127567
About Boston Children's Hospital
Boston Children's Hospital is a 395-bed comprehensive center for pediatric health care. As one of the largest pediatric medical centers in the United States, Children's offers a complete range of health care services for children from birth through 21 years of age.