Cardiac Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant (Cardiopulmonary) - FT/80

at Springfield Hospital in Springfield, Vermont, United States

Job Description

Job Type Full-time Description

The Advanced Practice healthcare professional is a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with clinical knowledge and experience in Cardiology and Cardiac Stress testing. The Practitioner will:

  • Ensure the safety of the patient pre/post and during the performance of a cardiac stress test. 
  • Perform cardiac stress testing on Adult patients in the Stress Test Lab. 
  • Work in collaboration with the patient’s referring provider to ensure appropriate stress testing. 
  • Be responsible for pre-assessment of the patient, consenting the patient. 
  • Monitor the patient throughout the test, and in recovery, and is responsible for the completion of all documentation. 
  • Provide urgent care and appropriate follow up to patients experiencing acute coronary syndrome, arrhythmias or other post-test complications using guidelines from the American Heart Association and American College of Cardiology. 
  • Follow advanced practice protocols testing including performing exercise and pharmacological stress testing. 
  • Supervise the technicians during the stress test.
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Job Posting: 1147882

Posted On: Apr 22, 2024

Updated On: May 22, 2024

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