Physician Assistant - Cardiothoracic Vascular Opportunity

ID: 2639 (23760857)
Location: PA - US
Practice Type: Hospital
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Contact: Katrina Back    Call: 7343432300
Posted: 01/30/2023


Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups and St. Mary Medical Center have an excellent full time employment opportunity for an experience Physician Assistant to the Cardiothoracic Vascular group in Langhorne, Pennsylvania.

The selected candidate will work under the supervision of the Cardiothoracic Surgeon in the operating room, office and hospital setting(s). The physician assistant will scrub in on cardiac, thoracic, and vascular OR cases as assigned/needed and will demonstrate a proactive approach in preparation for each procedure. They will function as a first assistant in surgery when assigned by providing adequate assistance, anticipating and showing initiative and surgical skills.

The selected candidate will be able to provide and demonstrate complex surgical skills when assisting in surgery, i.e. harvesting of vein grafts initiating or assisting in rendering emergency care or other appropriate first aid in life threatening situations. They will also provide cardiothoracic and vascular consultative services in the hospital to patients as requested by physicians, round on patients regularly, perform discharge planning function and discharge patients under the direction and supervision of the Cardiothoracic/vascular Surgeons. They will also assist physicians with call as needed.

The successful candidate must have two to four years of experience, while five to eight years of experience is preferred. Previously Cardiothoracic surgery OR experience as well as an active PA Physician Assistant License, BLS and ACLS certifications are also required.

This is an exciting opportunity for the right Physician Assistant to join Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups.


Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic Medical Groups offer a competitive salary and compensation package that includes:

  • Income guarantee with potential RVU production bonus
  • Quality incentives
  • Robust benefits package including medical, dental, vision, short and long term disability and retirement contributions
  • Generous vacation with additional dedicated CME time
  • License and DEA reimbursement


St. Mary Medical Center - As the area's most comprehensive medical center, St. Mary Medical Center provides state-of-the-art technology and advanced care for the most complex cases through a compassionate team of more than 700 physicians, 3,200 colleagues, and 1,100 volunteers. Services include the region's leading cardiovascular program; Bucks County's only state-accredited trauma center; emergency services including a dedicated pediatric emergency care center; neurosciences; a Joint Commission- certified primary stroke center, joint replacement program, and sleep disorder center; specialized diagnostic imaging; obstetrics; NICU and emergency pediatric care in partnership with Children's Hospital of Philadelphia (CHOP); orthopedic surgery and rehabilitation; pain management; the St. Mary breast center; and the St. Mary cancer center.

Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic comprises Mercy Health System (Southeastern Pennsylvania), Saint Francis Healthcare (Wilmington, DE), St. Mary Medical Center (Langhorne, Pa.), and their associated home health and LIFE programs, aligned joint ventures, sub-corporations, programs and services.

Formed in October 2018, the Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic region empowers the three Trinity Health Regional Health Ministries to be one unified, regional system with five hospitals, continuing care services and support services, operating from a position of strength across the many diverse neighborhoods we serve. Trinity Health Mid-Atlantic will serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence.


Bucks County, Pennsylvania - Tucked neatly within Philadelphia's Countryside amidst rolling hillsides, working farms and picturesque towns, the 622 square mile area of Bucks County is a particularly inviting place. Visitors in search of historical or artistic treasures, charming accommodations, and eclectic shops will find that Bucks County offers it all and is conveniently located 25 miles from Philadelphia and 75 miles from New York City.

To learn more of Bucks County, Pennsylvania please visit ABOUT TRINITY HEALTH

Trinity Health is one of the largest multi-institutional Catholic health care delivery systems in the nation. We serve people and communities in 22 states from coast to coast with more than 90 hospitals and 100 continuing care facilities - including home care, hospice, PACE and senior living facilities and programs that provide nearly two and a half million visits annually. Trinity Health employs more than 133,000 colleagues, including 7,800 employed physicians and clinicians.

Our mission: We, Trinity Health, serve together in the spirit of the Gospel as a compassionate and transforming healing presence within our communities. We support this mission by living our core values of Reverence, Commitment to Those Who are Poor, Justice, Stewardship, and Integrity. Committed to recruiting talented physicians, we are looking for physicians who share our values and want to help us fulfill the health care needs of the communities we serve.

At Trinity Health, we value the physician relationship and focus on partnering with our physicians. Whether you are a practicing physician looking to relocate or a medical resident, we offer opportunities with the flexibility to fit your individual needs. If you would like to be part of Trinity Health, we encourage you to explore this opportunity at (click on the Apply button to request more info about the job) or call Trinity Health Physician Recruitment at (734) 343-2300.