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Nurse Practitioner - Heart Group (General Cardiology)


Job Description

Penn Medicine The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health is seeking a full-time Nurse Practitioner to join our General Cardiology Team.  As part of a highly productive cardiology group consisting of 30 physicians and 28 nurse practitioners, our general cardiology team rounds on inpatient service and sees outpatients both in our Lancaster office as well as satellite offices. 

Our nurse practitioners enjoy a collaborative practice with a high degree of autonomy.  NPs play an important role assisting in rounds, consults, and discharges at the hospital.  NPs also see our newly discharged patients in early follow up to assure that our patients are progressing with their treatment plan. By using our team based approach to cardiology care, we have enjoyed a historic low in readmission rates.

Hours:  This position is full time, usual hours either 0700-1700 or 0730-1730 depending on assigned service.  Our usual staffing shift is 10 hour shifts, 8 shifts in a 2 week period. NPs will work occasional weekends and holidays. Also occasional evening/ night shifts.


Disclaimer: This job description is not intended and should not be construed to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, skills, efforts, or working conditions associated with the job.  It is intended to be a reflection of those principal job elements essential for recruitment and selection, for making fair job evaluations, and for establishing performance standards.  The percentages of time spent performing job duties are estimates, and should not be considered absolute.  The incumbent shall perform all other functions and/or be cross-trained as shall be determined at the sole discretion of management, who has the right to amend, modify, or terminate this job in part or in whole.  Incumbent must be able to perform all job functions safely.

Benefits At A Glance:

PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH offers the following benefits to employees:

  • 100% Tuition Assistance at The Pennsylvania College of Health Sciences
  • Paid Time Off and Paid Holidays
  • Shift, Weekend and On-Call Differentials
  • Health, Dental and Vision Coverage
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Retirement Savings Account with Company Matching
  • Child Care Subsidies
  • Onsite Gym and Fitness Classes


PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to hiring a diverse workforce. All openings will be filled based on qualifications without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability, age, religion or any other classification protected by law.


Search Firm Representatives please read carefully: PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH is not seeking assistance or accepting unsolicited resumes from search firms for this employment opportunity. Regardless of past practice, all resumes submitted by search firms to any employee at PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH via-email, the Internet or directly to hiring managers at Penn Medicine Lancaster General Health in any form without a valid written search agreement in place for that position will be deemed the sole property of PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH, and no fee will be paid in the event the candidate is hired by PENN MEDICINE LANCASTER GENERAL HEALTH as a result of the referral or through other means.

HEARTGROUP Full Time Posted on 08/15/2022