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Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery

AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Atlantic City, NJ 08401
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    114303428
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AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.


Atlantic City, NJ

POSITION SHIFT: Days

POSITION STATUS: Full-Time

REQ_NUM: 07-24706

Department: Jefferson Neuroscience Office

Hours Per Week 40

Holidays Required? Yes

Job Category: Physician Assistant

Location: Atlantic City

Weekends Required? Yes


POSITION SUMMARY
The Physician Assistant performs diagnostic and therapeutic tasks under the supervision and responsibility of the surgeon or anesthesiologist. The Physician Assistant assists in gathering the data necessary for implementation of the surgeons or anesthesiologists therapeutic plan. This position is also responsible for acting as the patient's advocate in the medical care system, serving as advisor and liaison between patients and physicians.

This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to teamwork and cooperation.

QUALIFICATIONS

EDUCATION: Bachelors' degree in a physical science from an accredited institution required. Completion of an accredited physician assistant/surgical assistant program also required.

LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: Must be certified or eligible for certification by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants and the New Jersey State Board of Education and Licensure. Appointment as an Allied Health Practitioner with the MedicalCenter in accordance with the Medical Staff Bylaws.ACLS required. ACLS is not required in Urgent Care Settings. BLSHCP required.

EXPERIENCE: Minimum two years recent experience in cardiacthoracic surgery required.

Proficiency in Clinical Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.

PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS

Demonstrates the competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool for this position.

WORK ENVIRONMENT

Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous substances, and potential injury.
  • considerable reaching, stooping, kneeling and crouching
  • extensive standing and walking, including stairs
  • lifting approximately 25-50 pounds frequently
  • lifting approximately 50 to 100 pounds with assistance occasionally
  • pushing and pulling of heavy equipment

Essential functions of this position are listed on the department specific Assessment and Evaluation Tool.

REPORTING RELATIONSHIP
This position reports to the Physician Assistant Chief. This position reports indirectly to the Medical Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery and to other Medical Staff in Electrophysicology Lab and Anesthesiology.


The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.

PI114303428

<b>AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center</b><br/><br/>All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.<br/><br/><br/>Atlantic City, NJ<br/><br/><b>POSITION SHIFT: </b>Days<br/><br/><b>POSITION STATUS: </b>Full-Time<br/><br/><b>REQ_NUM: </b>07-24706<br/><br/><b>Department: </b>Jefferson Neuroscience Office<br/><br/><b>Hours Per Week </b>40<br/><br/><b>Holidays Required? </b>Yes<br/><br/><b>Job Category: </b>Physician Assistant<br/><br/><b>Location: </b>Atlantic City<br/><br/><b>Weekends Required? </b>Yes<br/><br/><br/>POSITION SUMMARY<br>The Physician Assistant performs diagnostic and therapeutic tasks under the supervision and responsibility of the surgeon or anesthesiologist. The Physician Assistant assists in gathering the data necessary for implementation of the surgeons or anesthesiologists therapeutic plan. This position is also responsible for acting as the patient's advocate in the medical care system, serving as advisor and liaison between patients and physicians.<br><br>This position supports organizational goals by providing quality customer service, participating in performance improvement efforts and demonstrating a commitment to teamwork and cooperation.<br><br><STRONG>QUALIFICATIONS</STRONG><br><br><STRONG>EDUCATION: </STRONG>Bachelors' degree in a physical science from an accredited institution required. Completion of an accredited physician assistant/surgical assistant program also required.<br><br><STRONG>LICENSE/CERTIFICATION: </STRONG>Must be certified or eligible for certification by the National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants and the New Jersey State Board of Education and Licensure. Appointment as an Allied Health Practitioner with the MedicalCenter in accordance with the Medical Staff Bylaws.ACLS required. ACLS is not required in Urgent Care Settings. BLSHCP required.<br><br><STRONG>EXPERIENCE: </STRONG>Minimum two years recent experience in cardiacthoracic surgery required.<br><br>Proficiency in Clinical Applications preferred at time of hire; incumbents within position will be trained appropriately and then skill will be required for this position within 30-60 days from date of hire.<br><br><STRONG>PERFORMANCE EXPECTATIONS</STRONG><br><br>Demonstrates the competencies as established on the Assessment and Evaluation Tool for this position.<br><br><STRONG>WORK</STRONG><STRONG> ENVIRONMENT</STRONG><br><br>Potential for exposure to the hazards and risk of the hospital environment, including exposure to infectious disease, blood-borne pathogens, hazardous substances, and potential injury.<br><UL><LI>considerable reaching, stooping, kneeling and crouching</LI><LI>extensive standing and walking, including stairs</LI><LI>lifting approximately 25-50 pounds frequently</LI><LI>lifting approximately 50 to 100 pounds with assistance occasionally</LI><LI>pushing and pulling of heavy equipment</LI></UL><br>Essential functions of this position are listed on the department specific Assessment and Evaluation Tool.<br><br><STRONG>REPORTING RELATIONSHIP</STRONG><br>This position reports to the Physician Assistant Chief. This position reports indirectly to the Medical Director of Cardiothoracic Surgery and to other Medical Staff in Electrophysicology Lab and Anesthesiology.<br><br><br>The above statement reflect the general details considered necessary to describe the principle functions of the job as identified and shall not be considered as a detailed description of all work requirements that may be inherent in the position.<br/><br/> <img src="https://analytics.click2apply.net/v/2Vd6ejIKzweRuZVPFDMLj"> <p>PI114303428</p>

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Posted: 2019-10-04 Expires: 2019-11-05

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