Job Details

Start Date 03/04/2024

Schedule/Availability Requirements:

M-F maybe 1-2 calls & a 1:4 weekend call

General Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Assist with pre and post operative patient evaluation and treatment
  • OR First assist
  •         Coronary artery bypass and all valve surgeries
  •      Aortic reconstruction and aortic arch reconstruction
  •      Robotic assisted thoracic surgeries
  • Endoscopic vein harvest
  •             Open radial artery harvest
  •             Minimally invasive valves
  •             VATS and DaVinci Robot Thoracic Procedures
  • Thoracic and fore-gut procedures
  • ICU & Step-down management
  • Emergent procedures on the floor as required. (Chest tube insertions, arterial line insertions etc.)
  • Daily rounds
  • Discharge summaries
  • Call every 6th night and every 6th weekend
  •             Pre-and post-op patients, inpatients and outpatients
  •             Evening, night and weekend surgeries
  •      Weekend patient rounds
  • Walk-in/urgent clinic visits when primary surgeon is not available
  • Clinic wound checks as needed
  • Support Staff: RN
  • Setting: Inpatient

Job Summary

Location Tacoma, Washington
Job Type Locum
Profession PA
Board BC or BE
Coverage Type Call Only


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