Job ID: 289615953  |  Last Updated: 3/10/2021

Physician Assistant, Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery

Long Beach Medical Center
Long Beach, CA
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Job Description

Physician Assistant Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery
MemorialCare Medical Group
Miller Womens and Childrens Hospital / Long Beach Medical Center

Position Summary

MemorialCare Medical Group is seeking an experienced Physician Assistant for its Pediatric Cardiothoracic Surgery program at Miller Childrens and Womens Hospital / Long Beach Medical Center in Long Beach, California.

Successful candidates should have (or be eligible for) an unrestricted California medical license. As part of Memorial Care Medical Group, you will be given the tools you need to build the career you want, and the flexibility to adapt as your personal needs and professional interests change. We invite you to grow with us and help shape the future of this community. Excellent compensation and benefits package provided.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities of the Job

In this full-time role, you will work alongside Dr. Shaun Setty, Medical Director of Pediatric and Adult Congenital Cardiac Surgery. Job duties include but are not limited to:
First or second assist in the O.R.
ICU patient rounds and managing surgical patients in coordination with other team members
Inpatient consults
Outpatient clinic coordination (e.g., calling patients, organizing authorizations for clinic or surgery, patient follow-up, organizing or requesting consult information)
Entering database Information
O.R. after hours call

Minimum of 2 years of pediatric cardiac surgery experience is required
Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program is required
PA board certification
Current (or eligible for) California medical license
Current DEA
Current ACLS and PALS certifications

Financial & Benefits
Full and comprehensive benefits for Provider and family
Benefits to include: Medical, dental, vision, life insurance, disability, malpractice insurance and tail coverage
Continuing Medical Education reimbursement fund
401(k) Retirement Plan with employer contribution
529 College Savings Plan
Generous PTO plan
EMR: Epic
About MemorialCare
MemorialCare Medical Foundation is a physician-based organization with more than 2,000 employed and affiliated providers in Orange and Los Angeles counties. MemorialCare Health System is listed among the top 20 percent of health systems nationwide by Thomson Reuters, one of the top 100 integrated healthcare networks nationwide, and the top 10 in the west region by IMS. MemorialCare Health System is the predominant fully integrated health system in the Southern Los Angeles County and Orange County with over 200 locations.

MemorialCare Miller Childrens & Womens Hospital Long Beach is a private, not for profit childrens hospital first opened in 1970. It is a 324 bed childrens hospital that treats more than 8,000 children each year and has become a regional pediatric destination for more than 84,000 children. The CTICU has eight dedicated beds. The hospital has an active perinatal and maternal fetal medicine service with over 7000 deliveries annually to the adjacent birth center and one of the largest Neonatal Intensive Care units (NICU) in the area with over 90 beds. The hospital serves as the major referral center for the over 500,000 people of Long Beach but reaches an additional 2 million people in the immediate vicinity.

About Long Beach and Southern California

Located on the coast of the Pacific Ocean south of Los Angeles and just west of Orange County, Long Beach is the sixth largest city in the State of California. Offering all the world class amenities of a large metropolitan city, coupled with its strong sense of community and pride, Long Beach is one of the most vibrant communities in the country. The city has been referred to as the "Most Diverse City" in the country by USA Today and one of the "Best Communities for Young People" two years in a row.

With its ideal location in southern California, year-round comfortable climate, healthy business environment and far ranging cultural pursuits, the city is alive with activity. Long Beach is home to an abundance of cultural and recreational options: Expansive beaches, three marinas, five golf courses, the Aquarium of the Pacific, the Queen Mary and more. Long Beach has easy access to all the amenities and attractions of Los Angeles, Orange, and San Bernardino counties, including professional sporting events, music festivals, gourmet dining, film and television studios, Disneyland, and ski resorts in the local mountains.

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