Advanced Practice Provider: Cardiology – Electrophysiology (EP) Focus

Position highlights

UW Health in northern Illinois is seeking an Advanced Practice Provider (APRN or PA-C) to join our cardiology team, focusing on Electrophysiology (EP). You will collaborate closely with our two EP physicians, providing both inpatient and outpatient care.

This position offers a unique opportunity to work with patients with a variety of implanted devices, including Watchman, pacemakers and ICDs (implantable cardioverter-defibrillators), providing care post-operation in the hospital and clinic settings.

We are looking for a dedicated candidate to provide our patients with high-quality care in a team-centered environment. The Advanced Practice Provider will be supported by our group of 14 cardiology providers as we continue to grow through new service lines and state-of-the-art procedures.

Your clinical support includes the following:

  • Schedule: 4/10s (four 10-hour days a week)
  • Strong EP-dedicated support staff
  • Close collaboration with our EP physicians

Support and benefits

As a UW Health Northern Illinois Advanced Practice Provider, you will join our team of 111 APPs who enjoy the following support and benefits:

  • Transformation nursing leadership with Magnet recognition, shared governance and professional practice models and full practice authority committee
  • Professional Nurse Internship and Ambulatory Nurse Residency programs
  • Highly competitive salary commensurate with experience
  • Comprehensive family-friendly benefits including health, dental, vision and life insurance, generous vacation and retirement program.

About the Greater Rockford area

Rockford and northern Illinois offer world-class attractions, outstanding recreation opportunities and beautiful parks — all at a cost of living significantly below those of most metropolitan areas. And for a quick visit, Chicago, Milwaukee, and Madison are each just 90 minutes away or less. The Greater Rockford area offers superb cultural, recreational and outdoor amenities along with an eclectic arts community of theater, symphony, museums and dance. With an award-winning park district, Rockford also offers unrivaled outdoor recreation, markets and ethnic festivals plus Golf Digest-ranked golf courses, endless bike trails and extensive indoor and outdoor sports centers. In addition, we have excellent private, parochial and public school options, including the Renaissance Gifted Academy with graduates ranked in the top 5% nationally.

Contact information

For more information on how you can advance your career with UW Health Northern Illinois, or to submit your CV and cover letter for consideration, please contact Emily Pfau at or call (779) 696-7019.