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Cardiology DHU High Acuity Care APP - CMC - Charlotte, NC

Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 75357
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Specialty: Cardiology
Status: Full Time
Shift: Variable
Detailed Shift and Schedule: 10 hr shift. 7a-5p. Q3 weekend. Holidays
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 26511039132041-Cardiology - Adult


If it’s possible, you will find it at Atrium Health—the leading community-focused academic healthcare system serving North Carolina, South Carolina and Georgia. We invite Physicians to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds, and progressive visionaries together.

Atrium Health Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is seeking an experienced full-time Cardiology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant to provide quality care to the patients we serve in the Charlotte community. This Advanced Practice Provider (APP) will be part of an established team of specialized cardiology Physicians and APPs. This position will be covering Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute at Carolinas Medical Center.

This role is a highly coveted APP position in a closed unit CCU at a large quaternary care center in Charlotte metro area. In this role you will be part of a care team that provides comprehensive management for CV patients with highly complex disease processes including hemodynamically unstable patients and mechanical support devices. 

Position Highlights: 

  • Scheduled consists of 10-hour shifts
  • Q3 weekends rotations
  • No call coverage
  • Inpatient coverage, average panel of 8 patients
  • Join current team of 7 MDs and 3 APPs
  • Competitive salary and generous benefits


  • Minimum of two years of relevant cardiology or ICU experience required. New Graduate are not being considered at this time.
  • Candidate will preferably have experience with mechanical support devices and invasive hemodynamic monitoring and management.
  • Candidate must be detail oriented, an effective communicator, and able to work independently.
  • Approved to practice as a Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in the state one works.
    • Nurse Practitioner – Master’s Degree or Doctorate of Nursing Practice required. License to practice as a Registered Nurse required. Certification in the area of practice from a nationally recognized certifying body required. Acute Care board certification required based upon population and acuity served. At this time Family Nurse Practitioners candidates are not being considered for this position.
    • Physician Assistant – Graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program required; Master’s Degree preferred. Certification from the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants preferred. Must have at least two year of relevant cardiology experience, new graduates are not being considered at this time.

About SHVI 

Sanger Heart & Vascular Institute is one of the Southeast's largest cardiac and vascular programs providing the highest quality care available to patient with cardiovascular disease throughout North and South Carolina. SHVI employs more than 110 physicians in a network of more than 25 locations to provide the highest quality care available to patient with cardiovascular disease throughout North and South Carolina. SHVI has more than 50 years of experience in providing world-class, comprehensive acute and chronic cardiovascular services including the region's only heart transplant center and pediatric heart surgery program.

When you join Atrium Health, you will be welcomed into an inclusive culture that celebrates and respects the contributions a diverse team can make together. Practice where your voice is valued, your passion for advancing medicine is rewarded, and you get the resources and support you need to thrive personally and professionally. In our nationally-renowned integrated health system, you can work alongside the most advanced minds in medicine to improve medicine, elevate hope and advance healing—for all..