Mayo Clinic Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant - CV in Jacksonville, Florida








Cardiovascular Medicine

Position description

This position will work collaboratively with the current cardiothoracic surgeons, associate surgeons, surgical Advanced Practice Professionals, and other allied health staff to achieve a team centered approach to comprehensive patient care for the needs of Mayo Clinic patients.

Responsibilities include (but not limited to): surgical first assistance, inpatient critical care, inpatient step-down unit care, outpatient clinic visits, and call coverage.

The Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant performs the following tasks in any authorized setting (clinics, hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, nursing homes, or patient's home).

-Obtaining patient history

-Performing physical examinations

-Ordering and performing diagnostic and therapeutic procedures

-Formulating a diagnostic impression

-Developing and implementing a treatment plan

-Monitoring effectiveness of therapeutic interventions

-Offering counseling and education to meet patient needs

-Making appropriate referrals

-Prescribing and dispensing prescription medication

-Assisting in surgery

-Performing minor procedures and surgical procedures

-Demonstrates ability to assess data reflective of patient's status and appropriately interprets information relative to patient's age-specific needs.


Previous NP/PA experience in a surgical setting is required. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. Strong computer skills preferred.

Additional qualifications

Nurse Practitioner:

Must be a graduate of an accredited university, Master of Science in Nursing required (If licensed prior to 1998, Master’s degree not required by the State of Florida). Must be licensed or eligible to practice as an ARNP in the State of Florida.

Physician Assistant:

Must be a graduate of an accredited university, NCCPA Certification required

Must be licensed or eligible to practice as a PA in the State of Florida.

Exemption status


Compensation Detail

Education, experience and tenure may be considered along with internal equity when job offers are extended.

Benefits eligible



Supplemental/On-call/Per Diem

Hours / Pay period

PRN position (96 hours required per calendar year)

Site description

Jacksonville is the largest city in area in the continental United States. A beautiful coastal Florida city that features excellent year-round climate, over 20 miles of beaches and outstanding outdoor recreational, cultural and family-oriented amenities. The “River City by the Sea” has an excellent school system, reasonable cost of living and a thriving business environment. Medical professionals and patients are drawn to Jacksonville by an extraordinary network of high-profile healthcare facilities. Jacksonville continues to grow as more people relocate from all over the U.S. and abroad, to see what the great River City has to offer!


Advanced Practitioner/Provider

Career profile

Nurse Practitioner & Physician Assistant

Job posting number



Dana Smith

Equal opportunity employer

Mayo Clinic is an equal opportunity educator and employer (including veterans and persons with disabilities).