Positions Location: Charlotte, MI
General Purpose of Job:
Responsible for providing assessment, evaluation and treatment of patients in assigned Practice(s), under the delegated authority and supervision of the physicians within the scope of medical practice set forth by the State of Michigan and the medical staff of Sparrow Health System.
This job description is intended to cover the minimum essential duties assigned on a regular basis. Associates may be asked to perform additional duties as assigned by their leader. Leadership has the right to alter or modify the duties of the position.
Provides patient care in assigned Practices, including performing physical examinations and operative and/or invasive procedures as outlined in an individual collaborative agreement with the supervising physicians; diagnosing and treating simple injuries, consulting with Physicians on complex cases, ordering routine laboratory and radiologic studies, and performing/interpreting routine laboratory and diagnostic studies, EKGs, PFTs, and audiograms as outlined in the individual collaborative agreement with the supervising physicians.
Assess patients, document care provided in the medical record, write prescriptions and manage the care of assigned patients for physician review
Collaborates with the health care team in planning and coordinating care for patients
Counsels patients with regard to preventative health care and wellness
Provides formal and informal education programs to practice staff and patients
Participates in Quality Improvement initiatives including peer review activities
General Requirements Current Michigan license as a PA Work Experience None Education Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program Specialized Knowledge and Skills Demonstrated clinical knowledge and analytical abilities necessary to formulate medical interventions Interpersonal skills to effectively and appropriately communicate with patients, their families, physicians, nurses and other Health System Caregivers Able to demonstrate the knowledge and skill necessary to provide care based on physical, psychosocial, educational, safety and related criteria, appropriate to the age of the patients serviced in his/her assigned service area as related to the principal duties and responsibilities of the position. The skills and knowledge needed to provide such care may be gained through education, training or experience. Demonstrated excellent verbal, written and oral communication skills Ability to work in an EMR environment
Sparrow Eaton Urgent Care APP Position
Sparrow Medical Group (SMG) is a multispecialty physician group and the premier physician organization of Sparrow Health System (SHS) is seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated, per diem BC/BE APP to join teir Urgent Care located in Charlotte, Michigan. SMG delivers exceptional quality care in a diverse and family friendly community. SHS and SMG are committed to improving access to medical care across the Mid-Michigan region.
Previous provider experienced required
Located in the heart of the Great Lakes
Top performer in quality initiatives
Position is hospital-employed and offers:
401(k) with matching funds
Malpractice insurance that includes tail coverage
Learn more about this position by contacting:
Tammy Hill, Recruitment Specialist, Physician & APP Recruitment
Equal Opportunity Employer
Sparrow Health System is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
Location: Sparrow Eaton Hospital
Activation Date: Thursday, September 9, 2021
Expiration Date: Saturday, September 10, 2022
Sparrow Health System