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***Ideal candidate will have either completed a specialized surgical training residency program or have at least one year experience in Cardiac Surgery or working on the Cardiovascular ICU.***

OSF Saint Francis Medical Center is seeking an experienced physician assistant to join our adult cardiovascular surgery team. This team member will work in our busy cardiovascular intensive care unit.
This individual collaborates with physicians and serves as a key team member in a 24 hour directed multidisciplinary team model in a 32 bed adult heart unit with two levels of care. The unit consists of 12 CVICU, 8 CCU, and 12 Intermediate beds. Over 600 cardiovascular surgeries are completed each year.
Our high acuity ICU desires individuals with experience in the management of complex adult cardiac surgery patients, including ECMO. Ventricular assist device experience is beneficial.
Requires experience in cardiology (prefer CV) with experience in an advanced provider role.
Schedule is primarily days, but flexibility to work some nights and weekends is required. PA providers work together to make their own schedule.
As the flagship medical center for one of the largest Catholic healthcare systems in the United States, OSF Saint Francis Medical Center is the areas only Level 1 Trauma Center. It is home to the Childrens Hospital of Illinois, and University of Illinois College of Medicine residency and fellowship training programs.
Benefits include CME, association membership dues, holidays, vacation weeks, paid relocation assistance, and health, life, and dental insurance, and matching 401K retirement plan.
Greater Peoria, IL, metro area population of over 350,000, offers remarkably low cost of living with all the comforts and attractions of the big city with less congestion.
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OSF HealthCare owned and operated by The Sisters for the Third Order of St. Francis, Peoria, Illinois, includes OSF Healthcare System consisting of eleven hospitals and medical centers, one long-term care facility, and two colleges of nursing. Additionally, OSF Medical Group is a primary care physician network consisting of more than 800 primary care, specialist physicians, and advanced practice providers. OSF Healthcare is consistently recognized as one of the top integrated health care networks in the United States, achieving SDI's "Top 100" rating for over ten years. To align our care delivery system more closely with physicians, we have developed clinical service lines in cardiac, neurosciences and pediatrics. OSF HealthCare owns an extensive network of home health services known as OSF Home Care Services and also owns OSF Saint Francis, Inc., comprised of healthcare-related businesses, and OSF Healthcare Foundation, the philanthropic are for OSF Healthcare System and OSF Home Care Service.