Physician Assistant

  • 1888MDSEARCH, Inc
  • Great Location, MD , United States
  • Jan 05, 2018
Full time Physician Assistant

Job Description

Client is in need of an experienced Surgical PA/ACNP for hospital in Maryland
Position requires experience working with pre and post OP patients – the hire will not have to work in the OR, Monday through Friday schedule, 8 am – 4 pm; highly competitive base salary plus a productivity and/or quality bonus.

Duties & Responsibilities
  • Decrease the number of transfers out of hospital and community health system by providing increased surgical inpatient clinician presence
  • Provide medical care as designated within the scope of practice of the primary or alternate supervising physician and appropriate to the PA’s education, training, and level of competence
  • Provide support to neurosurgery, general surgery, vascular surgery, surgical oncology, gynecologic oncology, ENT, orthopedics, urology and GYN specialties as appropriate
  • Support Hospital -- Hospitalist Co-Management of Surgery Patients
  • Perform comprehensive and problem-focused histories and physical examinations
  • Order and interprets laboratory and radiographic studies
  • Educate and counsel patients
  • Render emergency care
  • Facilitate patient referral to the appropriate physician or agency
  • Prescribe medication within prescriptive authority
  • Participate in development and implementation of hospital and surgery departmental quality control and improvement programs.
  • Attend Surgery department and committee meetings as required.
 Hospital Duties & Responsibilities
  • Communicate daily with attending surgeon
  • In conjunction with supervising surgeon, formulate and implement treatment and therapeutic plans for hospitalized patients
  • Perform admission history and physicals
  • Conduct daily hospital rounds
  • Evaluate post-operative patients and make routine follow-up visits
  • Write orders and progress notes
  • Order appropriate laboratory and radiographic tests and diagnostic studies
  • Evaluate and clarify clinical conditions
  • Return phone calls of from families
  • Handle discharge planning and dictate discharge summaries
  • Perform quality assurance

Great Benefits Package
Malpractice, health, dental, vision, life, Short Term/Long Term disability provided at no cost to employee
Health benefits, $1500 CME allowance/year, generous PTO, and profit sharing/401(k).

Marci Tromberg
1888MDSEARCH, Inc.
direct line: 954 346 5142
fax line:   954 252 4277
Parkland, FL  33076

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