Jobs Summary: The Physician Assistant works under the direction of the Chairperson of the Department of Emergency Medicine and the licensure of his/her supervising physician or designee. He/She is to base his practice on assessment, planning, implementation, recording and evaluation. The physician assistants goal in the Emergency Department is to provide medical care or services under specific protocols which govern his performance and is under direct supervision of a physician with whom he/she has ready contact and who is willing to assume full responsibility for his/her performance. He/She is obligated to abide by the rules and regulations of the State Board of Medical Licensure, (Physician Assistant), and the bylaws of the PinnacleHealth Hospital Medical Staff.
Job Requirements: Physician Assistant Licensure and Registration by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania . National Certification and Registration for Physician Assistants. Graduate of an approved two year physician assistant program. Must be ACLS certified.
PinnacleHealth - 20 months ago