- Graduate of an Accredited Program
- BCLS required
- Registration is required
- Current state license is required
- Customer Service skills are required
- Experience is required
In collaboration with the supervising physician, the Physician Assistant provides primary health care for acute and chronic diseases and offers preventative medical care through lifestyle changes, risk factor modification and early detection of disease through routine screening. Plans, develops, coordinates and provides health education/counseling in response to client and community needs. Responsible for monitoring and ensuring high quality practice and is accountable for her/his practice outcomes. Incorporates the professional dimension of the Physician Assistant role and provides leadership and direction for continued role development.
Minimum of two years experience in a hospital or practice setting preferred. Must possess a professional level of knowledge of Medicare, Medicaid and other Managed Care regulations; strong ethical beliefs and the ability to be discreet and protect the integrity of confidential information including respect for patient rights, property and privacy; interpersonal skills in order to relate to patients and employees with all personality types and cultural differences to negotiate effective working relationships and develop positive resolutions to conflicts.
EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE: Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program. Masters Degree preferred. Current Massachusetts PA licensure. BCLS certified. Current DEA and Controlled Substance Registration Number from DPH.
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