Inpatient Cardiovascular Step-Down Unit - Open Heart Surgery Physician Assistant/Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Opening

Full Time

Baltimore, MD

Position Summary:

Inpatient Cardiovascular Step-Down Unit – Open Heart Surgery Physician Assistant/Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Opening at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital

MedStar Medical Group offers a rewarding career with a unique patient population in the heart of Baltimore, MD. Become part of an organization that welcomes your experience, input, and leadership—as a clinician and healthcare expert.

We are looking for a Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to join our Inpatient Interventional Cardiology team at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital. We're helping move cardiovascular care forward regionally and nationally through our MedStar Heart & Vascular Institute with clinical research, better diagnostic tools, and advanced treatments that are always patient-focused.

For decades, MedStar Union Memorial Hospital has served as a regional hub for heart and vascular care. Our unique partnership with the Cleveland Clinic Heart, Vascular & Thoracic Institute grants our patients unmatched access to innovative care and research.

In this role, the PA/NP would be responsible for managing pre-procedure prep and post procedures and primarily take care of Cardiac Surgery patients. They will be working 100% in the inpatient setting doing consults and presenting patients to the surgeon. There will be 5 other full-time APPs on the team. Within this specialty, this provider will have immediate access to very experienced APP peers and physicians to learn and grow in their career.

The scheduling for this role will be in 3 12-hour shifts from 7am to 7pm and there will be rotating weekends. There will also be a rotation-based schedule for holidays, and there is on-call but no night shifts.

New grads with welcome to apply!

Minimum Qualifications:
  • Education/Training: Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program.
  • Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Verbal and written communication skills. Basic computer skills preferred.

As a MedStar clinician, you can expect:
  • A competitive salary
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance
  • Paid malpractice insurance
  • Generous paid time off
  • Retirement plan – 403-B with % employer match

To learn more about Interventional Cardiology at MedStar Union Memorial Hospital, please go to

We are not accepting inquiries or solicitations from 3rd party recruiters/search firms.

Why join MedStar Medical Group?

We are a progressive, forward-thinking organization that enables you to define your own future—by region, specialty, or professional interest. We are also among the nation’s 15 largest medical groups, with the resources of highly respected MedStar Health behind us. We are collaborative, too. Your input and opinions concerning quality of patient care, your practice and this organization truly matter. You’ll also find balance here. We work hard, but we also value our personal lives and pursuits beyond the workplace. If you want an exciting career that is always challenging, always rewarding, apply now.

MedStar Medical Group is an equal opportunity employer.
Baltimore, Maryland

Baltimore and its suburbs, as well as the surrounding rural areas, offer a unique blend of history, culture, and the arts—and, of course, the beautiful Chesapeake Bay. Downtown beckons you with its popular Inner Harbor, highly rated restaurants, theater, nightlife, and major league sports teams. The suburbs offer a great selection of homes in welcoming neighborhoods with excellent schools, shopping, and family activities. Rural areas are accented by quiet rolling hills, lush forests, and charming small towns. MedStar Health hospitals serving Baltimore include MedStar Franklin Square Medical Center, MedStar Good Samaritan Hospital, MedStar Harbor Hospital, and MedStar Union Memorial Hospital.