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Advanced Cardiology Heart Failure APP- SHVI- Charlotte, NC

Charlotte, NC, United States
Job ID: 87858
Job Family: Advanced Practice Provider
Specialty: Cardiology
Status: Full Time
Shift: Day
Detailed Shift and Schedule: Outpatient only. 5- 8hr shifts M-F 8am-4pm. No weekends or holidays.
Job Type: Regular
Department Name: 26581035132047-Heart Failure and Transplant


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 experienced cardiology APPs to discover all that we can do when we bring healing hearts, inquisitive minds and progressive visionaries together in our Sanger Heart and Vascular Institute’s Advanced Heart Failure team at SHVI in Charlotte NC. 


Position Highlights: 

  • Responsible for helping to build and support a heart failure guideline directed medical therapy titration clinic providing both face-to-face and virtual services to heart failure patients with the goal of rapid medication titration and evaluation for device or advanced heart failure therapies if indicated. 
  • Cover in our longitudinal heart failure and heart success clinics as needed providing care to patients who have advanced systolic heart failure and/or diastolic heart failure from ischemic, nonischemic, infiltrative, structural, congenital or various other cardiomyopathies.. 
  • Work closely with a multidisciplinary team to provide comprehensive patient care in various outpatient clinical settings. 
  • Responsible for helping to build and support a heart failure guideline directed medical therapy titration clinic. 
  • Willingness to work five 8-hour shifts; M-F 8:30am-4:30pm. 
  • No weekends, call or night shifts required. 


Practice Highlights: 

  • Multidisciplinary team comprised of physicians, APPs, nurse navigators, clinic nurses, clinical pharmacists, social workers, and various other support staff across 3 facilities.
  • SHVI Charlotte offers a full team of specialized heart failure providers and advanced heart failure services including:
  • Congestive heart failure 
  • Left-sided heart failure, including systolic and diastolic failure. 
  • Right-sided heart failure 
  • Cardio-oncology 
  • Infiltrative cardiomyopathies  
  • Hypertrophic cardiomyopathy 
  • Pulmonary hypertension 
  • Full range of heart failure treatment options, including: 
  • Heart transplat
  • Mechanical circulatory support, including LVADs, BiVADs, Impella, IABPs, ECMO 
  • Total artificial heart
  • Minimally invasive surgery
  • Implantable devices and defibrillators 
  • Medication therapy and management


Position Qualifications: 

  • Board certified nurse practitioners and/or physician assistants specifically trained and proficient in providing cardiac services 
  • Cardiology experience required; prior heart failure experience preferred 
  • Master’s Degree or Doctor of Nursing Practice Required.  ACNP, AGACNP preferred based on population served. 
  • ** Must sit for and pass Certified Heart Failure Nurse (CHFN) examination within 2 years of beginning practice .
  • Master’s Degree/Physician Assistant required.  
  • Demonstrate appropriate critical thinking and interpersonal skills when working in a faced paced, high acuity work environment. Able to perform a thorough history and physical assessment.
  • NC/SC Licensure   


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. Sanger 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. Sanger has more than 50 years of experience in providing 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 health, elevate hope and advance healing—for all.