Cardiothoracic Surgery Coordinator

Outstanding opportunity for a Full Time (40 hrs. / week) Board Certified Acute Care Nurse Practitioner who is BLS and ACLS certified with prior experience and/or a strong background in Cardiothoracic Surgery and/or Cardiology. 


·    Weekend call rotation that will be 1:4. 

·    Under the general supervision of physicians to deliver competent medical care to an age specific population of adults and geriatric Cardiovascular and Thoracic Surgery patients. 

·    Complete admissions, consults, discharges, daily rounds in critical care and step-down units, interpretation of laboratory and diagnostic testing, as well as formulate treatment plans in conjunction with the surgical team.

·    Management of chest tubes and removal, as well as temporary pacing wire removal.

·    Cardiothoracic Surgery physician liaison to directly receive calls from referring physicians, coordination of care between patients and other medical specialties, returning pages and or phone calls from staff providing immediate service and orders.

·    Management of pre and post op care of the cardiothoracic surgical patient population in the inpatient and outpatient settings, optimize patient care pathways, protocols, and guidelines for the management of specific problems in conjunction with clinical departments.

·    Identify the clinical needs of hospital care staff and patients/families and identify potential educational opportunities to afford growth and development. 

·    Office responsibilities will include new patient consults with direct physician supervision and coordination of treatment plans and independently see hospital follow up and post-operative cardiothoracic patients.

Each candidate will enjoy a competitive compensation package including; Initial Salary Guarantee, Productivity / Incentive Bonus potential, CME, Paid Time Off, Generous Benefits, and Malpractice Coverage.

Located just minutes from an international airport and uptown Charlotte, the area offers amenities of any large metropolitan city including the performing arts, professional sports and upscale shopping and dining while providing residents of Gastonia the benefits of living in a small, family oriented community with lovely neighborhoods and good choice of public and private schools.  If interested in being considered for this opportunity, please send CV to:


Tiffany Roper, Provider Recruiter

CaroMont Health

2315 Court Drive

Gastonia, North Carolina 28054

Telephone: 704-834-2153

Fax: 704-834-4615


Specialty Cardiology Sub Specialty Cardiovascular Diseases
Hospital CaroMont Medical Group (more info) Community Gaston County (more info)