Trauma Critical Care - PA-NP

Postgraduate Fellowship in Trauma and Critical Care for Physician Assistants and Nurse Practitioners

St. Luke's University Health Network is offering a 12-month postgraduate fellowship in trauma and critical care. The fellowship offers a mix of didactic and clinical training. The didactic experience consists of:

  • Traditional lectures
  • Grand rounds
  • Critical care and trauma journals clubs
  • Attending physician rounds
  • Simulation labs
  • Critical care modules

Clinical rotations consist of twelve one-month rotations. Fellows complete four rotations each in surgical and medical critical care, two months on the trauma service, one month each in the neuro and cardiac critical care services. Upon successful completion of the program, PA/NP Fellows receive a certificate of completion.

St. Luke's University Health Network is providing you with subspecialty training in the expert management of critically ill patients in the intensive care unit. PA/NP Fellows will become proficient in:

  • Evaluation of critically ill and injured patients
  • Initiation of appropriate, complete diagnostic and treatment plans
  • Development and implementation of patient care plans
  • Providing leadership

The trauma and acute care experience is unparalleled. The PA/NP fellow will have full responsibility as a trauma team leader, gaining a broad range of experience in the management of blunt and penetrating trauma, along with emphasis on trauma team organization, resuscitation, diagnostics and therapeutics.

This multidisciplinary trauma and critical care training program is actively seeking individuals who have completed a board certified physician assistant or nurse practitioner program. St. Luke's University Health Network provides fellows the opportunity to acquire extensive experience and work alongside a diverse and active faculty committed to education. Dedicated faculty delivers a comprehensive approach to patient care in a complex environment. The magnitude of clinical experiences in this multidisciplinary program provides incomparable learning opportunities for PA/NP fellows.

Visit the following pages for more details about the Trauma & Critical Care Fellowship program for physician assistants and nurse practitioners at St. Luke's.