Rochester Regional Health Physician Assistant - Surgery in Rochester, New York

Physician Assistant - Surgery

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JOB ID REQ_83939

FACILITY L.M. Salmen Surgical Center

LOCATION Rochester, New York

SUMMARY

Under the general supervision of a physician or administrator, performs medical examinations, selected diagnostic and therapeutic tasks, and other special procedures to assist in the delivery of medical services to patients.

STATUS: PartTime

LOCATION: Unity Hospital

DEPARTMENT: Department of Surgery

SCHEDULE: Rotating Schedule, Weekends

ATTRIBUTES

  • Compassionate, warm and patient focused

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action

  • Exceptional documentation skills and professional behavior

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Patient Satisfaction. Interacts on a frequent, regular and daily basis with patients, family members, medical/social/public services support, regulatory agencies and/or payor agencies. Interaction and communication requires expressed empathy, understanding, problem-solving, education, information gathering, process influencing and counseling.

  • Medication & Orders. Prescribe medication, write orders, perform procedures and respond to emergency and/or immediate condition changes of acute, critically ill patients.

  • Must be able to work in a stressful environment and take appropriate action

  • Documentation. Obtain complete, detailed and accurate patient histories, review patient records, perform physical exams, record all pertinent data to develop comprehensive medical status, diagnosis and clinical treatment plan for all assigned patients.

EDUCATION BS: Physician Assistant (Required)

LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS PA-C - Certified Physician Assistant - National Committee on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA); RPA - Registered Physician Assistant - New York State Education Department (NYSED)

Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran