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Jill Schaeffer MSN, CRNP, CCDS, CEPS, FHRS

Penn Medicine - The Heart Group of Lancaster General Health

Jill has been an EP nurse practitioner for Penn Medicine – Lancaster General Health, The Heart Group for 23 years. She has earned a master’s degree, as well as a post-masters certificate, in adult critical care from the University of Pennsylvania. With over 30 years of nursing experience, she holds certifications as an Acute Care Nurse practitioner, CCRN, IBHRE cardiac device specialist-allied professional, and IBHRE cardiac electrophysiology specialist- an allied professional. She cares for heart rhythm patients in the inpatient and outpatient settings, including patients with CIEDS, atrial fibrillation, and dysautonomias.

She serves on the Board of Advisors for Cardiovascular Credentialing International. In addition, she provides input to CHART Health Care Academy regarding advanced practice provider education topics

She currently serves as a Board of Trustees member for the Heart Rhythm Society. She has served on various HRS committees including the inaugural Chair of the Leadership and Education for Allied Professionals (LEAP) Committee, Co-Chair of the Allied Professional Council, Scientific Session planning team, Education Programming subcommittee, and the Digital Health Committee. As part of her work on the BOT, she participated in HRS’s Strategic Planning initiative in 2019.


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