Physician Assistant
Physician Landing Zone PC - Home, PA

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The Physician Assistant (PA) provides patient care services, including the assessment and management of patients in an inpatient or outpatient environment while following established standards and practices. The Physician Assistant collaborates with the physician in providing exceptional patient care with optimal outcomes.
The PA provides an exceptional patient care experience through enhanced patient/physician communication. This individual ensures continuity of patient care in collaboration with other health care professionals.

This individual continuously works in direct communication with patients, physicians, staff and other professionals to coordinate patient care. The incumbent, at the direction of the physician, performs the following duties:
  • Recording patient medical history and physical assessment, developing therapeutic care plan, ordering diagnostic tests, interpreting test results
  • Planning and providing accurate medical record documentation
  • Communicating with attending physician regarding plan of care and involving physician in clinical decision making of any issues that are outside the Physician Assistant's knowledge base or scope of practice
  • Overseeing training of new employees
  • Acting in compliance with requirements of appropriate regulatory agencies (ie, PA Department of Health, OSHA, CLIA, etc.