• State Arkansas
  • City
  • Specialty NP
  • Job Type
    Job Type: 
    Full time
  • Job ID ML722
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Job Description

The ideal candidate will be responsible for assisting the surgeon in and out of the OR; pre- and post- patient work ups; rounds; making sure patients and family are kept up to date; input pre/post orders; assist in the office as well, but only when not in the OR. The primary role is FA and doing any and all of the Doctor's day to day duties to help lighten his load as much as possible.

Schedule begins daily at 6 am. The patient load varies from 5 -15 with averages of 1-2 cath lab cases per day and 1-3 surgeries per day, (i.e. usually just one open heart per day). Position does include call coverage and includes some weekends for emergency cases while on call and doing rounds. 

The NP/PA must already be trained in endoscopic vein harvesting and must have surgical first assist skills and cardiac surgery skills. 


Benefits include a salary ranging from $100K - $120K, a CME allowance, 22 -32 days of PTO, health, vision, dnetal, LTD, STD, retirement with matching, FMLA counseling and scholarships. 


The 268 all-private bed, not-for-profit facility has more than 100 physicians on staff and serves patients from a two-state, 14-county area, providing excellent care for every patient, every time. The facility provides urban medicine in a rural setting, located in the Twin Lakes Area of the beautiful Ozark Mountains, with recognition for its patient safety efforts, open heart program and several other service lines. The community is large enough to offer a reach of opportunities, yet small enough to get to know your neighbors.

Work for an organization where you know you are making a difference in the lives of your patients and in the community as a whole!