Physician Asst II--Neurosurgery Program

Location
Rockville, MD
Posted
Mar 19, 2018
Closes
May 29, 2018
Industry
Healthcare
Hours
Full Time
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These positions will be rotating and you make work some weekends.

Responsibilities

The Physician Assistant utilizes competencies that include the effective and appropriate application of medical knowledge, interpersonal and communications skills, patient care treatments and interventions in surgical areas of the acute care hospital. Medical knowledge includes an understanding of pathophysiology, differential diagnosis, patient management, surgical principles, health promotion, and disease prevention. Interpersonal and communication skills encompass verbal, nonverbal, and written exchange of information. Patient care treatments and interventions can include such things as ordering and/or performing necessary diagnostic tests and prescribing appropriate medications. Actions and attitude that contributes to the critical success factors of the organization (i.e., best place to work, most extraordinary experience, superior outcomes, financial success for reinvestment, valued as a faith-based organization, and a growing organization vital to the community).

Qualifications

BS Degree in Physician Assistant studies

Current Maryland PA, DEA, and CDS License

NCCPA certification

Credentialed by the SGAH Medical Executive Committee

Current CPR and ACLS certification

Minimum of one year experience as a surgical Physician Assistant

Strong critical thinking and communication skills

Proficient in MS Office applications, Internet and email

Equal Employment Opportunity

Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status.

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