Overview and Responsibilities
Practices autonomously and in collaboration with other health care professionals to treat and manage patient's health problems and serve in various settings as researchers, consultants, and patient advocates for individuals, families, groups, and communities. Performs comprehensive assessments, diagnoses and manage illness and disease.
Develops a plan of care within scope of practice of the physicians assistant utilizing written protocols to ensure quality patient care.
Uses prescriptive authority, procedures, referrals, treatments, and theories in accordance with state/federal laws and regulations.
Interacts with and contributes to the professional development of peers and colleagues.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Description Minimum Required Preferred / Desired Experience 1 year clinical experience functioning in the Physician Assistant role in a primary care setting Education A graduate of a accredited physician assistant training program and has successfully completed the examination of the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants. Training Special Skills Computer literate. Licensure Current license by the state they practice. Eligible for or have certificate of fitness/prescription privileges. BLS
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