University of Colorado Advanced Practice Provider in Aurora, Colorado

University of Colorado – School of Medicine

Advanced Practice Provider

The Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery at the CU School of Medicine has a faculty position available for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner at the rank of Instructor. The cardiothoracic surgery service at University of Colorado Hospital (UCH) is a high volume, high acuity service providing tertiary level care across the entire spectrum of cardiothoracic surgery. Under the direction of the full-time faculty, this position provides critical care services to cardiothoracic surgery patients housed in the CT ICU.

*Minimum Qualifications: *

  • Proper education and licensing/certification for a Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner.

  • Must be eligible for certification with independent prescriptive authority.

  • Candidate must have excellent verbal and written communication skills to effectively interact with a diverse professional and patient population.

  • Eligibility for prescriptive authority.

  • Prior APP experience in cardiothoracic surgery is required

  • Prior APP experience in a CT ICU settings is preferred

Salary and Benefits:


Salary is commensurate with skills and experience. The University of Colorado offers a full benefits package. Information on University benefits programs, including eligibility, is located atEmployee Services.

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Job: *Faculty

Organization: *H0001 -- Anschutz Medical Campus

Title: Advanced Practice Provider

Location: Aurora

Requisition ID: 09545