WakeMed Health & Hospitals Physician Assistant III -FT Hospitalist in Raleigh, North Carolina

Physician Assistant III -FT Hospitalist

Job ID #: 24466

Campus:

WakeMed Raleigh Campus (New Bern Avenue)

Job Category:

Physician Assistant

Department:

WPP Hospitalist - Ral - 70_8579

Employment Type:

Full-Time

Shift:

Day/Evening

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About WakeMed

Serving the community since 1961, WakeMed Health & Hospitals is a nationally recognized, private, not-for-profit health care organization founded and based in Raleigh, N.C. The largest health system in Wake County, WakeMed exists to improve the health and well-being of our community by providing outstanding, compassionate, patient- and family-centered care to all. The 919-bed system is accredited by The Joint Commission and designated Magnet by the American Nurses Credentialing Center. WakeMed is a leader in cardiac and vascular care, women’s and children’s services, emergency medicine and trauma care, physical rehabilitation, orthopaedics and neurosciences. Specialty facilities include the WakeMed Heart Center, Children’s Hospital, Rehabilitation Hospital, Adult and Children’s Emergency Departments and a Level 1 Trauma Center. WakeMed’s team of more than 8,200 employees, 250 employed physicians, 1,500 volunteers, 1,200 affiliated physicians use the most advanced technologies along with the best minds and the biggest hearts to ensure the finest quality in health care and community health. For more information, visit www.wakemed.org

Position Information

Under the supervision and direction of Hospitalists at WakeMed, the PA will provide cross-coverage services for a diverse inpatient census as well as supporting some admissions and consultations. May function as an educator and preceptor for students and residents from healthcare education programs. Understands the needs of the organization and supports the mission, values and management of the Hospitalist Program.

Experience Requirements :

Minimum of two years in an inpatient setting preferred with prior exposure to a range of medical specialties. Bilingual in Spanish is a plus but not required.

Education Required :

Successful completion of AMA Physician Assistant Program required.

Licensure/Certification Requirements :

Registered with NC Medical Board as Physician Assistant. Successfully completed National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants (National Boards).

Hours of Work :

8a-6p with some variability

Weekend Requirements :

As Needed

Call Requirements :

none