Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
ARNP/PA - Cardiovascular Surgery – Cardiothoracic ICU Nights Tampa, FL Tampa General Hospital (TGH), located on beautiful Davis Islands in downtown Tampa, FL, is one of the largest and most comprehensive medical centers in Florida, with more than 1,000 beds, 7,000+ employees, and a service area of over four million residents. Our Magnet® facility has been named the Best Hospital in Tampa Bay by U.S.News & World Report, and recognized as one of America's Best Hospitals for 2016-2017 in six specialties, Cardiology & Heart Surgery, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Gastroenterology & GI Surgery, Nephrology, Pulmonology and Urology. TGH is a level one Trauma Center and a certified Regional Burn Center that excels in the care of critically ill patients.
Tampa General Hospital’s Intensive Care Units include 143 beds and Trauma, Neuroscience, Surgical, Medical, Vascular Cardiothoracic, Coronary Care, Burn, Pediatrics and Neonatal Units. TGH has received disease-specific certification from The Joint Commission for heart failure and ventricular assist device (advanced certification).
The ARNP/PA will work as part of an inter-professional team to provide care to adults and older adults with acute, critical and complex chronic physical illnesses for the cardiothoracic surgical service. This will involve the management of patient’s pre- and post-cardiothoracic surgery including heart and lung transplant, ECMO, and mechanical circulatory support devices. Responsibilities will comprise providing the full spectrum of care for acute and critically ill patients, performing bedside procedures, participating in the education of the inter-professional team, and a focus on driving quality improvement and patient satisfaction metrics. Additional responsibilities include maintaining an annual protocol with a supervising physician, as required by state professional regulatory agencies; and performing job duties in accordance with the mission, vision and values of Tampa General Hospital.
Requirements include a current FL Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner or PA license and previous ICU experience. For ARNPs, Acute Care or Adult Gerontology certification is preferred. Recent experience as an ARNP/PA in CV Surgery or Critical Care with cardiac experience is preferred.
To learn more about Tampa General Hospital or to apply, please visit www.tgh.org/careers and search by job number 170001MG.
Tampa General is a private not-for-profit hospital and one of the most comprehensive medical facilities in West Central Florida serving a dozen counties with a population in excess of 4 million. As one of the largest hospitals in Florida, Tampa General is licensed for 1,011 beds, and with approximately 7,300 employees, is one of the region’s largest employers. Tampa General Hospital has been affil...iated with the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine since the school was created in the early 1970s. Tampa General is the primary teaching affiliate of the USF Health Morsani College of Medicine and over 300 residents are assigned to Tampa General Hospital for specialty training in areas ranging from general internal medicine to neurosurgery.