Most other hospital work will be conducted at Methodist South Hospital, with lesser responsibilities at other hospitals. Under the direction of a surgeon, the Physician Assistant will provide health care services to patients, assist with thoracic, cardiac, and vascular/vascular access operative cases, and administer such therapeutic procedures as suturing and wound care. The position requires the proven ability to perform endoscopic vein harvesting in a cardiac bypass case and at least 5 years of recent experience in this specialty. On-call duties are required as well.
Primary responsibilities also include:
Applicants should have completed an accredited PA program, be eligible for licensing in the state of TN, and be NCCPA Board certified. Extensive knowledge of endoscopic vein harvesting and thoracic, cardiac, and vascular/vascular access operative cases is required.
- Patient care
- Patient assessment
- Patient treatment plans
- Test interpretation
- Prescription writing
- Regulatory compliance
- Case review to attending physician
- Patient care protocols
Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. We offer an excellent benefit package including employer paid pension, medical and dental insurance, disability, tuition reimbursement and generous paid time off.
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