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General Surgery NP/PA in Syracuse, NY (Locum)

Syracuse, NY 13203

Job Description

St. Joseph Health Hospital is looking for part time and/or weekend locum General Surgery APP coverage for an ASAP start - ongoing!

Facility will accept PA or NP! 

Schedule:
  • Friday - Sunday 7a-7p or 7p-7a 
3-7 Surgical Cases per day.
Candidate must have a strong laparoscopic and open background as well as robotics.
Needs strong surgical inpatient experience and robotics experience. 3+ years.

EMR is Epic
APP will be working Autonomously
Supervising Physician Present During Assignment: No, available at all times, but not necessarily on site.
14 Operating Rooms
8 general surgeons in the practice
Patient Age Demographic: 16+
Required Duties: Pre-Op Physical Exams, Suture Removal, Diagnose Illnesses, Treat Illnesses, Order Tests, Interpret Tests, Assist in Surgery, Write Prescriptions, Coordination of Care SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS NCCPA - (for PAs)
RNFA & FNP - (for NPs)
NY license 
3+ years experience in and out of the OR (No new grads
Clean background with no malpractice - Required for quick start
Local Candidate Mileage only 
Must be proficient in Da Vinci Robotics Si and Xi and CERTIFIED 
Local candidates within driving distance - Highly Preferred CERTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS
  • ACLS
  • BLS
  • NCCPA
STATE LICENSE REQUIREMENTS
  • New York
ADDITIONAL LICENSE REQUIREMENTS
  • RNFA and FNP
ABOUT THE FACILITY St. Joseph’s Health is a regional non-profit health care system based in Syracuse, NY. St. Joseph’s has been an innovative leader in health care since our founding in 1869 as the first hospital open to the public in the city of Syracuse. Offering primary, specialty and home care, a Magnet-recognized hospital, and collaboration with community partners, St. Joseph's Health advances the well-being of the communities we serve through an expanding range of services to ensure our patients achieve optimum long-term health. A nationally recognized leader in cardiovascular and orthopedic surgical care, the 451-bed comprehensive medical care institution is advancing the standards of care through innovative technologies and improvement in patient care. 

Meet Your Recruiter

Lisa Kaiser
Senior Recruiter

Lisa joined Wapiti Medical Staffing as a Recruiter in February 2022. Prior to coming to Wapiti, Lisa spent over 21 years in Retail Pharmacy in multiple roles including Manager, CPhT and Compliance Officer. Some of her accolades include Diabetic Lifestyle Coach, Orthotic Shoe Fitter and ACHC Accreditation Specialist. Lisa was also the recipient of Pharmacy Technician of the Year Award by the South Dakota Board of Pharmacy.

Lisa is a mother of two adult children, Eric and Brooke, whom she is incredibly proud of. In her spare time, she enjoys DIY projects, drawing and painting, traveling both domestically and internationally, cooking, gardening and experiencing new adventures so she can continue to check things off her bucket list.

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Credentialing Timelines

  • ACLS: Advanced Cardiac Life Support
  • ATLS: Advanced Trauma Life Support
  • BLS: Basic Life Support
  • CALS: Comprehensive Advanced Life Support
  • NRP: Neonatal Resuscitation Program
  • PALS: Pediatric Advanced Life Support