General Summary of Position Responsibility:
Works collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team caring for cardiac and cardiac surgery patients in the cardiac intensive care unit on the critical care and stepdown service. Actively participates in patient care rounds as a front line provider with a summary of patient status and care plan by providing leadership in care management to achieve optimal quality, cost-effective care. Is responsible for all transfer and discharge sign-out communication. Actively participates in current research studies, obtains consents and educates families
Essential Job Functions:
Area Specific Job Accountabilities:
Physician Assistant Requirements;
General Understanding and Nature of the Position Description
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