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Physician Assistant

Memorial Health System
Marietta

Job Description

In an environment of continuous quality improvement, the Physician Assistant, in conjunction with the Physician/s and clinical staff, are responsible for exemplary patient health care and continuity of medical services under the direction of the supervising physician's. Responsibilities will vary with each position, and also according to specialty; must be accessible to their physicians, staff and supervisors. Exhibits the MHS Standards of Excellence and exercises strict confidentiality at all times.

Job Requirements:

Bachelor's Degree in health related field required

Completion of a 2 year Master's Physician Assistant Program with certification obtained required

Ohio State Licensure as a Physician Assistant required

Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) Licensure required

Must have passed the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE) required

Ability to maintain quality assurance and quality control standards

Capable of reacting calmly and effectively in emergency situations

Excellent communication skills with both patients and colleagues are essential

Job Functions:

1. Acts as part of a supportive group within the health system focusing primarily on acute care surgery and trauma.

2. Remains comfortable first assisting in the OR with collaborating physician(s)

3. Maintains competency in taking medical history, assessing medical conditions, and interpreting findings.

Employment Type

Full Time -80 hours

Hours

As Scheduled

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