Nurse Practitioner - Cardiology

Saratoga Springs, NY 12866

Specialty Cardiology
Profession Nurse Practitioner

Full time Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant opportunities with Saratoga Hospital Medical Group - Cardiology, Saratoga Springs, New York!

Saratoga Hospital Medical Group - Cardiology seeks a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant who will serve as an integral patient care provider and member of the Cardiology team, with four Non-Invasive Cardiologists and two Interventional Cardiologists. We are building our Advanced Practice Provider team from five to six members. Work five days a week, which may include weekends, with no call responsibilities. The NP/PA will work closely with colleagues and have a reasonable amount of autonomy in the care and medical decision-making for patients. A few highlights of responsibilities:

    • Obtains, documents and updates medical history. Identifies health risks and needs. Performs physical examinations and conducts preventive screening procedures based on age and history. Formulates a differential diagnosis and plan of care based on history, physical examination, and clinical findings. Identifies needs of the individual, family, or community.
    • Orders and review diagnostic tests. Identifies, prescribes, and manage pharmacological therapies.
    • Determines effectiveness of the plan of care through documentation of patient care outcomes.
    • Reassesses and modifies plan of care as necessary to achieve medical and health goals.
    • Makes referrals to other health professionals and community agencies. Admits/discharges to appropriate service.
    • Participates in team meetings and conferences to enhance an interdisciplinary approach to health care delivery.
    • Serves on departmental and multidisciplinary committees, which influence or determine policies affecting advanced practice providers.
    • Participates in and develops projects and quality improvement programs, as well as standards of care and practice.
    • Maintains current level of knowledge relative to professional practice.
    • Maintains all required professional documentation, such as license, certifications, infection control, ACLS/BLS, DEA as well as system requirements.
    • Acts as resource to staff and implements educational programs, as needed.
    • Qualifications
      Ability to obtain a New York State license to practice as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with a minimum of two to five years of experience. Cardiology experience is preferred.

Saratoga Hospital

For the second year in a row, Saratoga Hospital has been named one of The Worlds Best Hospitals by Newsweeka distinction earned by just 11 hospitals in the state. Saratoga Hospital is by far the smallest New York facility to earn the designation.

Saratoga Hospital is a 171-bed independent, locally governed, thriving community hospital and a leading healthcare provider in the region. We have enjoyed continuous growth for more than a decade, along with a reputation for high-quality, personalized, compassionate care. Since September 2004, Saratoga Hospital has maintained Magnet recognition for nursing excellence from the American Nurses Credentialing Centerthe highest honor an organization can receive for professional nursing practice.

Saratoga Hospital has received the Mission: Lifeline Gold Receiving Quality Achievement Award for implementing specific quality improvement measures outlined by the American Heart Association for the treatment of patients who suffer severe heart attacks for the past two years in a row.

The Albany Med Health System

Saratoga Hospital is an affiliate of the Albany Med Health System. This partnership has added access to services typically not offered by community hospitals, as well as a seamless connection to the Capital Regions only academic medical center and the highly specialized medical care it can provide. Physician Assistant and Nurse Practitioner students from local programs rotate through some of our practices, giving our members teaching opportunities.

The compensation and benefit package is competitive and includes: Health and Prescription Plan; Dental and Vision Insurances; 403(b) Retirement Plan; (For full time: Company Paid Life Insurance & Accidental Death and Dismemberment; LTD); Flexible Spending Account(s) including Medical Reimbursement and Dependent Care Account; Paid Time Off, professional dues; professional liability coverage, $200 annual YMCA discount, a number of supplemental insurances, services, discount programs and more!

Saratoga Springs is a great place to live and work, where you will feel a sense of community.

  • Located a half hour from Albany, New York States Capital City,
  • Three hours from New York City, Montreal and Boston - right on the edge of New England,
  • Saratoga County offers family-oriented communities and excellent schools - both public and private
  • Saratoga Springs and surrounding towns and villages are experiencing growth and revitalization evidenced by new homes, upscale apartments, shops, eateries, and businesses.
  • TravelMag named Saratoga Springs, NY, one of the Most Charming Small Cities in the USA, 2021.
  • Known for world-class entertainment and abundant year-round recreational and athletic opportunities.
  • Famous venues include Saratoga Race Course featuring world-class thoroughbred racing, Saratoga Performing Arts Center hosting a multitude of pop and cultural events each summer, the beautiful Saratoga Spa State Park, and Saratoga National Historic Park, where the Battles of Saratoga in 1777 changed the face of history!
  • Outdoor enthusiasts will love the natural beauty of the Adirondacks, nearby Berkshires and Green Mountains, Saratoga Lake, Lake George, other waterways, and more.

Learn more about us: http://www.saratogahospital.org; http://www.discoversaratoga.org; https://www.iloveny.com/places-to-go/capital-saratoga/; http://iloveny.com/;  https://www.iloveny.com/places-to-go/adirondacks/.

Send CV: Denise Romand, CPRP, Medical Staff Recruiter/Liaison, Saratoga Hospital e: dromand@saratogahospital.org p: 518.583.8465 w: SaratogaHospital.org

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