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Advanced Practitioner - Cardiothoracic Surgery, Madison, WI
Cardiothoracic Surgery | WI-SSM Health St. Mary's Hospital Madison | Madison, WI | Req #: R5014
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The Opportunity

Dean Medical Group, a 450+ physician multi-specialty healthcare organization, is actively recruiting an Advanced Practitioner (NP/PA) to work in our well-established Cardiothoracic Surgery Department. The department currently consists of 3 physicians and 6 APs. The new provider's responsibilities will include: assisting in the operating room (including endoscopic and open vein and radial artery harvesting); patient care on the Cardiothoracic Surgery in-patient unit; night call on weeknights and weekends (approximately 1 in 5 for each) for floor patients and for the operating room; and rare outpatient clinic care. Our teams include leading cardiologists, electrophysiologists and cardiothoracic surgeons - all providing the most innovative inpatient heart care.

Opportunity Highlights:

  • Hours vary between 7am-5pm, 5 days a week with rotating weekend hours
  • 1 in 5 call schedule
  • Position is primarily on inpatient and OR responsibilities
  • SSM Health Cardiothoracic Surgery is one of the largest heart surgery programs in WI
  • Opportunity to work independently alongside the cardiothoracic surgeons
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • Hospital privileges at St. Mary's Madison

The Benefits

Comprehensive benefit package exclusively designed for our advanced practitioners including annual CME and vacation time, market based competitive salaries, and an excellent retirement plan are just a few of our generous offerings.

The Hospital

St. Mary's is an acute-care hospital licensed for 440 beds and offers full scope of medical and surgical specialty areas - except transplants. The SSM Health Cardiac Center includes three dedicated cardiovascular operating rooms, a hybrid suite, a 37-bed nursing unit that offers 24-hour telemetry monitoring, 12-bed Medical Intensive Care Unit and a 10-bed Medical Intensive Care Unit. SSM Health Care, parent organization of St. Mary' Hospital and Dean Medical Group.

The Community

Madison, population 225,000, consistently ranks as one of the top places in the country to live, work, go to school, play and raise a family. Home to the State Capitol and University of Wisconsin, Madison offers residents a stimulating civic, political and educational environment. Boasting an outstanding public school system, Madison has 30 elementary, 12 middle and 5 high schools. More than 180 public, governmental and special libraries are available for additional learning.

Residents also enjoy an endless variety of music, dance, theater, visual and literary arts, including five museums exhibiting art, history, and science collections. Shoppers and diners enjoy an eclectic mix of independent stores and restaurants celebrating cultures from around the globe.

For more information contact:

Kirsten Sukow

Physician & Provider Recruiter

SSM Health Dean Medical Group

Phone: 608-294-6039

Cell: 920-988-8316


Basic Life Support HealthCare Provider (BLS HCP) - American Heart Association (AHA)
Physician Assistant (PA) - State of Work Location
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Kirsten Sukow
Kirsten Sukow
Physician and Provider Recruiter
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Kirsten Sukow
Kirsten Sukow
Physician and Provider Recruiter

Why SSM Health

At SSM Health, we are driven by a singular Mission: Through our exceptional health care services, we reveal the healing presence of God. It's a higher calling that binds us. Here, we work together, system and providers alike, to heal the body, mind and spirit of our patients. We are united by a shared commitment to serve through faith, humanity, compassionate care and exceptional medicine.

Employment Benefits

  • Health, dental and vision insurance
  • Malpractice insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Retirement savings plan
  • CME stipends and time
  • Adoption reimbursement
  • And more!

Diversity, Inclusion
and Equality

At SSM Health, diversity, inclusion and equality are integral parts of who we are and a reflection of our Mission and values. We believe that workplace diversity is essential to our success. We seek to foster awareness and appreciation of diversity among our patients, employees, physicians, providers, customers and communities.

We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or any other characteristic protected by law.

Quality of Life


SSM Health and SSM Health Dean Clinic have care centers in cities and communities throughout beautiful and progressive Wisconsin. Enjoy a quality of life that comes with a location known for its idyllic lakes, wooded acres and rolling farmlands. Wisconsin is a state that has long set a standard for good government and citizenship. Whether you’re planning to make a home amidst the backdrop of the high-tech businesses and acclaimed academic institutions in the progressive small city of Madison or within the rolling hills and fresh waters that lead people to the Wisconsin Dells every summer, you’ll find a friendly, affordable and peaceful quality of life that makes Wisconsin among the best states to live in the country.