APC ORTHO TRAUMA-NORFOLK

Location
Norfolk, VA
Posted
Sep 14, 2017
Closes
Oct 04, 2017
Function
Nurse
Industry
Healthcare, Other
Hours
Full Time
Job Description:
Orthopaedic Trauma Specialists are seeking a PA or NP to join their team and provide coverage at Sentara Norfolk General and Sentara Virginia Beach General Hospitals in addition to Norfolk and Virginia Beach clinics. Hospital coverage includes weekdays, weekends and call responsibility for days only. This is a full time position with a rotating schedule.

The hospital-based Physician Assistant (PA) is responsible for providing health care services to individuals, families, and/or groups in the hospital setting, independently and/or under the direction of the attending physician. Health care services include conducting comprehensive health assessments, prescribing/providing treatments/interventions, making referrals, managing acute and stable chronic illnesses, promoting health, and providing disease prevention and management services. The PA is expected to participate in quality assurance and improvement activities, engage in member- of- the- team activities, use resources (human and material) appropriately, and adhere to Hospital and Medical Staff Bylaws, Rules and Regulations (as applicable).

Education Level
Master's Level Degree - PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

Experience
Required: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Preferred: Related - License
Required: Basic Life Support, Physician Assistant

Preferred: Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Skills
Required: Communication, Critical Thinking, Speaking

Preferred: None, unless noted in the “Other” section below

Other
Physician's Assistant experience preferred.

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