Nurse Practitioner or Physician Asst. - CV Surgery Hospitalist - 24/7

Cardiovascular Surgery
Why Mayo Clinic
You are invited to partner with the nation’s best hospital (U.S. News & World Report 2020 - 2021) ranked #1 in more specialties than any other care provider. Practicing at Mayo Clinic provides a rewarding career that promotes excellence in patient-centered care. You can thrive in an environment that supports innovation and collaboration with top specialists – to give your patients the quality of care you want to achieve.

Our multi-disciplinary group practice focuses on providing high quality, compassionate medical care. When you join the largest integrated, not-for-profit medical group practice in the world, you'll work alongside approximately 3,800 physicians/scientists and 1,600 Nurse Practitioners/Physician Assistants across all locations in a unique environment that brings together the best in patient care, groundbreaking research and innovative medical education.
Position description
Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN seeks Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants for our challenging and dynamic hospitalist position. Mayo Clinic’s cardiovascular care center is one of the largest in the United States, with 14 cardiovascular surgeons on staff. Mayo Clinic cardiovascular surgeons perform more than 3,200 cardiovascular surgeries each year using state-of-the-art technology, including minimally invasive techniques. Mayo Clinic's cardiovascular NP/PAs care for all postoperative heart surgery patients including heart and lung transplants, pediatric patients, as well as support a growing VAD and ECMO program.

We are ranked among the Best Hospitals for heart care and heart surgery by U.S. News & World Report! NP/PAs on this team work collaboratively with consultants, fellows, nursing, and other staff to provide 24/7 coverage managing the inpatient care of the CV surgical patient, ECMO, heart and lung transplant and VAD patients in the ICU and Progressive Care Units throughout their stay. Shifts are 13 hour day/night rotation with every third weekend and 2 holidays per year. This schedule allows for valued off-time for personal pursuits, development, and life/work balance.
A minimum of a Masters prepared graduate of an accredited school of nursing and nurse practitioner program. Current Minnesota RN license and certification, or eligible to be certified, as an FNP, ANP or ACNP; or a doctorate prepared Nurse Practitioner; or

Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program with current PA certification by the NCCPA and registration as a PA by the Minnesota State Board of Medical Practice.

The NP PA must be eligible for DEA registration.

Internal candidates: Please submit resume, cover letter and your three most recent ePraisals in order to be considered for this position.

External candidates: Please submit resume, cover letter and two letters of reference in order to be considered for this position.
Exemption status
Compensation Detail
Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.  The minimum salary every 2 weeks is approximately $4,162.40, based on a full-time position.
Benefits eligible
Full Time
Hours / Pay period
Schedule details
13 hour shifts
Weekend schedule
Every third weekend and two holidays per year.
Site description
Mayo Clinic is located in the heart of downtown Rochester, Minnesota, a vibrant, friendly city that provides a highly livable environment for more than 34,000 Mayo staff and students. The city is consistently ranked among the best places to live in the United States because of its affordable cost of living, healthy lifestyle, excellent school systems and exceptionally high quality of life.
Advanced Practitioner/Provider
Career profile
Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant
Job posting number
Jessica Larson
Equal opportunity employer
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