Full-time, exempt position working in the Sanford Occupational Medicine Clinic. Monday-Friday, varying hours between 7:00am-5:00pm.
Prefer individual with occupational medicine and/or acute care or ER experience. This position requires candidate to provide acute care (including pediatric and adolescent) and occupational medicine services. Qualified candidates must have prior experience working as an Advanced Practice Provider.
Provides primary or specialty care for clinic patients and/or inpatients acting as an assistant to physicians. The Physician Assistant functions in a structured, clear setting and adheres to the policies and procedures established by Sanford Health. The Physician Assistant must demonstrate knowledge of medical principles for the clinic patient and possess the ability to assess data reflective of the patient’s status and to interpret appropriately the information needed to identify each patient’s requirements relative to the age-specific needs, and to provide the care needed. Other duties as assigned by Clinic Manager.
When students are providing patient care, treatment, and/or services as a part of their training, any/all employees may be asked to supervise the students.
Must have successfully completed a formal program of study at an accredited university, college or school in primary health care or a recognized clinical specialty. The course of study is approved by the South Dakota Board of Medical & Osteopathic Examiners
Must have passed the Physician Assistants National Certifying Examination, administered by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) or been grandfathered by the South Dakota Board of Medical & Osteopathic Examiners. Only those successfully completing the national certification examination may use the credential PA-C or “Physician Assistant-Certified.” In order to remain certified, PAs must complete 100 hours of continuing medical education every 2 years. Every 6 years, they must pass a recertification examination or complete an alternative program combining learning experiences and a take-home examination. Must possess a state Physician Assistant’s license.
Sanford Health - 16 months ago
Sanford Health-MeritCare was created from the 2009 merger of two Dakota health care legends: South Dakota's Sanford Health and North...