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Bassett Healthcare Network, a progressive health care network in central New York is seeking a full-time physician assistant or nurse practitioner to provide patient care for our Division of Cardiac Surgery.

Pertinent Highlights Include:
2 Cardiac Surgeons and 4 Physician Assistants and 1 Nurse Practitioner
Need to be able to first assist at surgery and perform endoscopic vein harvesting
Opportunity for management of the inpatient service in the ICU and cardiac Specialty Care Unit
Participation with residents in our ongoing active Surgical Postgraduate Physician Assistant Program
Comprehensive benefit package, including but not limited to medical, dental, CME, relocation assistance and paid malpractice insurance

Candidates must possess national certification as a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner. Previous experience in cardiac surgery preferred but willing to consider candidates with minimum of 3 years surgical experience. Individual must be motivated to tackle new challenges, and able to work independently.

Enjoy an outstanding quality of life in this lakeside resort town located south of the Adirondack Mountains and north of the Catskills.

For confidential consideration, please contact:
Debra Ferrari, Medical Staff Recruitment
Phone: 607-547-6982; email: debra.ferrari@bassett.org or visit our web-site at www.experiencebassett.org


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Bassett Healthcare Network is an innovative and unique health care system that connects comprehensive care and services to people living throughout central New York. The Network has been ranked as one of the top 100 most integrated health systems in the nation. The hub of the network is Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown, which, in addition to traditional hospital-based care such as maternity, surgical and medical care, also offers more sophisticated diagnostic, surgical and procedural capabilities. Bassett Medical Center is where people in the region come for advanced care, such as: open-heart surgery, daVinci robot-assisted surgery, specialized cancer treatment, advanced vascular care, trauma care, neurosurgery, and advanced orthopedic and spine care. This nationally recognized tertiary care hospital houses the Bassett Heart Care Institute and the Bassett Cancer Institute. The Medical Center offers postgraduate residency training programs in Internal Medicine and General Surgery and is a medical school campus of Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. The Bassett Physician Group is comprised of a full-time, salaried staff numbering over 400 physicians and advanced practice professionals in a multi-specialty group practice. The Bassett Physician Group provides primary and specialty care at the Bassett Clinic and staffs Bassett Medical Center in Cooperstown. Through the Bassett Regional Network, Bassett physicians and other health professionals provide primary, preventive, and outpatient care at 26 health centers, as well as care and treatment at 19 school-based health centers throughout the region to children who might otherwise never have the chance to receive this care.