This position is occupied by board certified acute care nurse practitioners and/or physician assistants specifically trained and proficient in providing cardiac services under the direct supervision of Heart Failure, Transplant Cardiologists. The provider in this position will function at the top of their license in the inpatient hospital-based setting in collaboration with a supervising physician and other members of a multidisciplinary team. They will be responsible for inpatient daily rounds, consultations, face-to-face and virtual clinic-based appointments, patient examinations, medication management, and laboratory/radiologic testing and interpretation. The APP will see and treat patients who have advanced systolic heart failure and/or diastolic heart failure from ischemic, nonischemic, infiltrative, structural, congenital or various other cardiomyopathies. The APP, working alongside the MD, will be responsible for evaluating, stabilizing, and treating patients with both acute and chronic disease.
APP will work closely with a multidisciplinary team to provide comprehensive patient care in the inpatient clinical setting.
Provide inpatient coverage at Inova Fairfax Medical Campus
Willingness to work Monday - Friday, day shift
No call or night shifts required
Multidisciplinary team comprised of several physicians, APPs, nurses, and various other support staff
IHVI Cardiology offers a full team of specialized heart failure providers and advanced heart failure services including:
Congestive heart failure
Left-sided heart failure, including systolic and diastolic failure
Right-sided heart failure
Full range of heart failure treatment options, including:
Temporary mechanical circulatory support, including IABPs and Impella.
Minimally invasive surgery
Implantable devices and defibrillators
Medication therapy and management
Internal Number: 58090BR
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