Physician Assistant - Family Practice, $10,000 Sign-On, Little Rock AFB
Platinum Business Corporation - Little Rock AFB, AR

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Outstanding Physician Assistant – Family Practice Opportunity, Little Rock AFB, AR. Excellent Opportunity for Physician Assistants to support our military and their families!

  • Excellent Pay & Benefits!
  • $10,000 Sign-On Bonus!
  • Relocation Assistance Available!
  • Full Time Position Days, Monday – Friday!
  • NO Weekends! NO Holidays! NO Call!
  • Malpractice Insurance Provided!

DUTIES: Include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Provides primary or specialty medical care with the cognizance or supervision of a physician.
  • Responsible for a regularly appointed clinic, compatible with workload and, in addition, provide immediate evaluation and management of emergent problems as they occur. Shall have the capability to:
  • Collect and record, in proper format, medical and social historical data appropriate to the patient's condition.
  • Perform a general physical examination.
  • May become the primary care manager (PCM) for a panel of patients. As a PCM, will be the primary person responsible for the management of the health and wellness of assigned patients. Duties include:
  • Examination of patients, formulation differential diagnostic plans, defines and orders required diagnostic testing.
  • Interpretation of examination findings and test results, and implementation of treatment plans.
  • Determines need for consultation and assists in medical care and treatment provided at the direction of other specialists.
  • Approving/disapproving subspecialty referrals.
  • Answering patient telephone consults with the assistance of clinic staff.
  • Providing primary and secondary preventive maintenance care.
  • Admit inpatients as per the local Military Treatment Facility (MTF) instructions.
  • Recognize those more complicated cases, initiate treatment (if appropriate), and refer to a higher level of medical expertise for diagnosis and/or treatment.
  • Plan and initiate proper treatment within defined privileges and the scope of practice of the facility.
  • Identify and report those situations and individual cases which have public health significance and carry out effective control measures.
  • Clearly communicate to other health personnel either orally or in writing the findings, diagnosis, and planned treatment regimen.
  • Stabilize and manage a patient in a medical or surgical emergency and/or transfer to physician care.
  • Determine appropriate means of evacuation of emergency patients, prepare patients for evacuation, and arrange for evacuation support.
  • Perform the following blocks: Digital, Local Infiltration, and Intercostal
  • Perform urological procedures.
  • Maintain inpatient and outpatient medical records in accordance with MTF procedures.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Education: Be a graduate of a Physician Assistant Training Program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA), or its predecessors, and acceptable to the Surgeon General, USAF, is mandatory. Be a graduate Physician Assistant qualified by academic and practical education to provide patient services as a physician extender under supervision of a physician.
  • Licensure: Possess current unrestricted license to practice as a physician assistant in one of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands.
  • Certification: 1) Certification as a Physician Assistant by the National Committee on Certification Physician Assistants (NCCPA) is required. 2) Possess and maintain a current BLS certification (American Heart Association – Healthcare Provider).
  • Experience: Have a least 24 months of experience as a Physician Assistant within the last 36 months.
  • Must be a U.S citizen and have the ability to pass a background check/security clearance.

STAFFING & SCHEDULING:

  • Services shall be provided between the hours of 0730 hours to 1630 hours Monday through Friday. A one hour unpaid break will be given during the shift as determined by the clinic.

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Platinum Business Corporation, provides experienced and committed health care personnel and related health care services to the federal...