We are hiring an experienced neurosurgical physician assistant for a robust neurosurgery practice in Greater Chicago!
This is a Full-Time, Permanent Position, Day Shift! 50% First Assisting Duties in the Neurosurgery Operating Room! Candidate must have experience as a neurosurgery assistant.
This is an exciting opportunity for either a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to work in our Neurosurgery Surgery department. This is a combination of inpatient (~50%) and outpatient (~50%). The advanced practice provider's primary responsibilities include, but not limited to, inpatient rounding on neurological surgery patients including post-op patients, support of surgeon clinic and independent clinic, and surgical assist for neurological surgery cases.
Schedule: M-F, days; nights/weekends/holidays/on-call are potentially in the future
Master’s degree from an accredited school/college of nursing OR master's degree from an accredited Physician Assistant Program
Acute care certification required for APRNs
For APN candidates - must have experience and training first assisting in neurosurgery procedures
Cardio-Pulmonary Resuscitation – BLS, issued by the American Heart Association
Minimum of one (1) year of Neurosurgery First Assisting experience
Surgical assist experience
Experience practicing on an inpatient neuro floor (prefer ICU but support stepdown/floor)