Observation Unit Physician Assistant Locums Opening in Maryland - $80/hr

SMART Physician Recruiting, LLC
Lanham, MD
Oct 17, 2019
Oct 19, 2019
Full Time
Job Description: In this role you will provide care to patients in a fast-paced observation unit; coordinate with their care team and facility staff to deliver high quality care on site. You'll interact closely with the facility staff and various healthcare providers throughout the site; educating, building relationships and showing leadership in how to best address the complex needs of each patient. This is a long-term locum tenens 1099 position. Primary Responsibilities: Provide advanced practice procedures and interventions to patients in an observation unit Assess patient health through interviews and physical examinations Provide counsel and medical treatment to patients Educate patients on overall wellness and health maintenance Develop and implement patient management plans Maintain a safe and clean work environment Qu alifications Previous experience as a physician assistant in an observation setting Familiarity with procedures Ability to build rapport with patients Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment Excellent written and verbal communication skills S ite Information Annual Volume: 62k ED visits annually Shifts: 12 hr shifts (7a-7p & 7p-7a) 7 days per week Unit Beds: 15 Patient Census: 10-12 Scribe Coverage: 2hr/day Credentialing: 60 days Required Qualifications: Current, unrestricted PA license in the state of Maryland Ability to obtain DEA licensure/Prescriptive Authority post-hire in Maryland Past experience working in an observation unit

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