Active in research as well as education, the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery sponsors both a residency program and a cardiothoracic surgery fellowship program. The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery is organized into three sections: adult cardiac surgery, general thoracic surgery and pediatric cardiac surgery. Faculty members in each of these sections are experts in their field and specialize in the surgical treatment of advanced heart and lung disease. They work in conjunction with the OHSU Division of Vascular Surgery, as well as the Knight Cancer Institute, the Knight Cardiovascular Institute and Doernbecher Childrens Hospital to provide comprehensive care.
The Physician Assistant provides cardiac inpatient and outpatient care and clinical support operations for the Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery. The Physician Assistant works in partnership with faculty physicians to provide excellent clinical care and customer services in furthering OHSU mission of excellence in education, research and scholarship, clinical practice and community service.
Current active Oregon Board of Medical Examiners (licensed Physician Assistant) Registration
Current active Drug Enforcement Agency Controlled Substance Registration
Current Physician Assistant Certification
Surgical clinical experience
Ability to muti-task and prioritize
Ability to work as a team member
Cardiac surgery experience or completion of a Cardiothoracic PA residency; or relevant cardiology or vascular surgery experience
Experience using ultrasound, endo harvesting, and providing comprehensive history and physical examinations
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