Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 602561
The Chief APP for CV Surgery serves as the direct manager for the employed CV Surgery advanced practice providers. The chief will work together with the system director, the service line leaders, and hospital leadership to provide coordination and management of all CV Surgery APPs.
Works with system CV Surgery director and other leadership to provide needed coordination and management and efficient utilization/ practice of all CV APPs.
Supports staffing needs of CV APPs across the system.
Provides leadership, direction, and support of all CV APPs.
Serves as a resource for CV APP practice, roles, responsibilities, and professional development.
Responsible for ensuring all direct reports have appropriate credentialing and privileges and regularly evaluates to ensure credentialing and privileges are in line with current practice.
Maintains appropriate practice agreements for all direct reports.
Implementation of a structured onboarding process that supports appropriate integration of the APP into the CV practice.
Maintains OPPE/FPPE for all direct reports.
Ensures ongoing education opportunities for all CV APPs.
Coaches direct reports on goal setting and skill development.
Performs annual review for all direct reports.
Participates in committees as assigned to support improvement of CV practice and needs.
Participates in Quality/Best Practice initiatives by utilizing standards and guidelines for cost-effective care delivery in order to continuously improve patient care and enhance outcomes.
Participates in VIP initiatives.
Works alongside IHVI leadership and the Surgery Service Line to maintain budget and ensure fiscal responsibility.
This individual is expected to maintain high quality clinical practice and effective patient management by providing safe and competent care to patients.
This individual is expected to demonstrate teamwork by communicating effectively and working cooperatively with all members of the health care team.
Displays respect for and appreciation for the contribution from all team members in order to foster positive working relationships.
Maintains board certification as NP or PA, active Virginia License, and active DEA license as well as ACLS.
Inova Medical Group is a team of talented and experienced physicians employed by Inova, providing world-class healthcare for the Northern Virginia and greater Washington, DC metro area. More than 400 physicians – experts in primary care medicine and adult specialties – are located throughout the region. Our physicians work together with Inova's extensive network of hospitals and outpatient facilities.
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