Oregon Health & Science University

APP - Inpatient Cardiology (NOC/overnight)

Job Locations US-OR-Portland
Requisition ID
Position Category
Advanced Practice Provider
Position Type
Regular Full-Time
Job Type
Knight Cardiovascular Institute
Salary Range
Commensurate with Qualifications (includes NOC differential)
Monday - Friday
7:00pm to 7:00am - overnight
HR Mission
School of Medicine
Drug Testable

Department Overview

The Knight Cardiovascular Institute is seeking an inpatient Advanced Practice Provider (APP; Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner) to serve as a faculty member as part of an APP-run inpatient cardiology service in the Division of Cardiovascular Medicine.


Function/Duties of Position


The inpatient APP will be responsible for providing excellent clinical care for patients admitted to the adult cardiology service while working in conjunction with faculty physicians and/or cardiology fellows. Patient population consists of adult general cardiology and adult congenital heart disease patients including the following problems:  ACS, heart failure, valvular disorders, arrhythmias, amyloidosis, hypertrophic cardiomyopathy, etc. Duties include but are not limited to: 

  • Admitting/discharging patients
  • Rounding with the attending physician (may be a combination of formal rounds and abbreviated rounds)
  • Writing of daily notes and orders
  • Coordinating with consulting teams and procedural staff as needed
  • Working closely with nurses, pharmacy staff, case managers and social workers to ensure safe and effective medical management and discharge planning. 

The inpatient APP will be expected to participate in teaching internal medicine residents, PA students, NP students who may be rotating on the cardiology service. There will be opportunities to attend and participate in relevant educational conferences, quality improvement projects, and operations & management of the APP service.


Typical schedule consists of three 12-hour shifts per week 7:00pm to 7:00am, plus additional time for administrative duties. 

Opportunities to participate in moonlighting are also available.

Required Qualifications

Nurse Practitioner:

  • Current Nurse Practitioner license for the state of Oregon
  • State of Oregon Nurse Practitioner Prescriptive Privileges
  • ACNP or AGACNP required for inpatient services
  • ACLS and BLS certification

Physician Assistant:

  • Current & Active Physician Assistant license for State of Oregon
  • DEA certificate
  • ACLS and BLS certification

Preferred Qualifications

  • 1+ years prior experience as an APP in an inpatient setting
  • Experience working with cardiology patients
  • Experience in an academic medical center 
  • Membership in a professional organization

Additional Details

Apply here online. Please be sure to upload a cover letter and CV.

All are welcome

Oregon Health & Science University values a diverse and culturally competent workforce. We are proud of our commitment to being an equal opportunity, affirmative action organization that does not discriminate against applicants on the basis of any protected class status, including disability status and protected veteran status. Individuals with diverse backgrounds and those who promote diversity and a culture of inclusion are encouraged to apply. To request reasonable accommodation contact the Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Department at 503-494-5148 or aaeo@ohsu.edu.

As an organization devoted to the health and well-being of people in Oregon and beyond, OHSU requires its employees to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19.


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