Exceptional opportunity for a CTS PA with solid clinical skills and experience (preferably in ICU) to provide CT Surgery services in one of the most skilled and sought after CTS groups in the state of Wisconsin. Join our Surgeon/PA Surgical Team by becoming our 3rd PA.
- Full practice scope including:
- Endoscopic vessel harvest, operating room assisting, and pre and post-operative patient management with high degree of autonomy
- Invasive procedures as needed – central and arterial line insertion, hemodialysis dialysis catheter placement, chest tube insertion, thoracentesis and nasojejunal feeding tube placement
- Point-of-Care Ultrasound (Critical Care)
- Member of the PICC line team
- Clinical precepting of Physician Assistant students
- Shared call on weekdays and weekends
- No outreach
- One hospital to cover, clinic located in hospital
- It is preferred that new graduates have surgical, operating room or extensive inpatient experience
Aspirus Heart & Lung Surgery
The days of routine two-week hospital stays following heart are long gone. The surgeons at Aspirus Heart & Lung Surgery employ the broadest array of technologies and techniques in the region, allowing patients to choose the treatment most likely to get them back on their feet in a hurry.
Aspirus Heart & Vascular was the first program in the region to perform and embrace beating-heart bypass surgery and also are leaders in:
Aspirus Wausau Hospital
Aspirus Wausau Hospital is the flagship of the Aspirus system that serves patients in 14 counties across northern and central Wisconsin, as well as the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. It is licensed for 325 beds and staffed by 350 physicians in 35 specialties.
Aspirus Wausau Hospital provides primary, secondary and tertiary care services as a regional referral center. Specialty referral service emphasis exists in cardiology and cardiothoracic surgery, orthopedics and cancer. The hospital has an average daily inpatient census of 160 with approximately 15,000 admissions per year. Outpatient visits exceed 100,000 and there are also more than 34,000 annual emergency department visits.
Best known for its world-class cardiovascular program, Aspirus Wausau Hospital also provides leading edge cancer, trauma, women’s health, and spine and neurological care.
In January 2019, Aspirus Wausau Hospital opened an eight-bed Clinical Decision Unit (CDU). The new unit aims to improve patient length-of-stay for observation and ambulatory patients throughout the hospital.
Aspirus has been named by IBM Watson Health, for the second year, as one of the Nation’s Top 15 Health Systems, based on analysis of overall organizational performance. We are a system of 8 hospitals and 61 clinics that spans over 25,000 square miles throughout Central Wisconsin and the Upper Peninsula of Michigan. Currently, over 470 providers are located throughout the system and have the opportunity to affect approximately 604,000 lives.
The hospital is continually recognized nationally for the level of care it provides. Aspirus Wausau Hospital has earned high quality ratings or awards from prominent quality agencies such as HealthGrades, Thomson Reuters, Truven Health, Becker’s Hospital Review, Mission: Lifeline® and U.S. News & World Report.
Wausau, Wisconsin is located in the lovely Wisconsin River valley at the center of the state. We have a metro area population of 80,000 with excellent schools, busy performing arts center, large private music conservatory, and visual arts center. Quiet residential neighborhoods surround Lake Wausau and overlook the Wisconsin River or have views of Rib Mountain State Park. A normal commute is ten minutes to any part of town. We enjoy four seasons of recreation including all water sports, sailing, kayaking, mountain biking, hiking, soccer, down-hill and cross-country skiing. We are conveniently located three hours from Milwaukee and Minneapolis. For More Information, Visit https://www.wausauchamber.com
Location/Region: Wausau, WI (54401)