CCU Service - Sunday Nights - 7p to 7a

The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center provides first class comprehensive cardiovascular subspecialty care for the entire region of North Georgia. This includes general cardiology, advanced imaging interventional and structural cardiology (including TAVR and Mitraclip), congestive heart failure, electrophysiology (including LAA closure, Afib ablation, etc), peripheral vascular interventions, shock team (ECMO and PVADs) and women’s cardiovascular health programs.
The Heart Center, the state’s leader in cardiac care, is currently recruiting a Board Certified Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our Core service as a Coronary Care Unit (CCU) Advanced Practitioner.
Opportunity Details:
  • The Heart Center consists of 30 Physicians and 25 Advanced Practitioners (EP, Non-Invasive, Interventional and Advanced Heart Failure)
  • Inpatient based, no outpatient responsibilities
  • Position is every Sunday night; 7p-7a
  • Collaboratively functions as an Advanced Practitioner in a 35-bed CCU along with board certified Cardiologists and other clinical staff by providing leadership and incorporating the role of clinical expert, role model, consultant, educator and practitioner, in conjunction with providing clinical expertise to patients, families, colleagues and other clinical staff via direct or indirect patient care. AP also collaborates with Acute Care Team by conducting comprehensive health assessments, to manage acute, chronic, and complex patients by assessing, evaluating, developing and implementing high quality patient care plans.
  • Will require some procedures such as central lines
  • The ideal candidate will possess a mature, warm and patient personality with a passion for Cardiology. Flexibility and compassionate bedside manner are essential. Must be progressive-minded, self-starter who takes initiative while working collaboratively with supervising physician(s)and other clinical staff.
  • Proficiency in applying advanced concepts, principles and advanced clinical techniques in an Acute Care environment.
  • ACNP/PA License Required
The Heart Center of Northeast Georgia Medical Center provides all cardiovascular subspecialty care, including general, invasive and interventional cardiology, congestive heart failure, electrophysiology, peripheral vascular interventions and women’s cardiovascular health programs.
Northeast Georgia Medical Center(NGMC) is a 557-bed regional referral center located in Gainesville, Georgia providing a wide array of healthcare services complemented by a medical staff of over 550+ members that represent a vast range of primary care and sub-specialty physicians.
A study by CareChex, a rating service of COMPARION®, has recently named NGMC as GEORGIA’S #1 HOSPITAL, as well as, GEORGIA’S #1 HEART HOSPITAL.  

To learn more about these opportunities, contact Erica Morrison, at 770.219.3021 or

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