Phys Asst Surgery Ortho-Neuro-Spine

Common Spirit Chattanooga , TN 37402

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Memorial Health Partners and CHI Memorial Hospital now part of CommonSpirit Health formed between Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health is once again the only hospital in the Chattanooga area to be named a Best Regional Hospital by U.S. News & World Report. We are proud to be the regional referral center of choice providing health care throughout Southeast Tennessee and North Georgia.We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:On-site childcare with extended hours

Care@Work premium account for additional support with children pets dependent adults and household needs

Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family

Paid Time Off (PTO)Health/Dental/Vision InsuranceFlexible spending accounts

Voluntary Protection: Group Accident Critical Illness and Identify TheftAdoption AssistanceTuition Assistance for career growth and development

Matching 401(k) and 457(b) Retirement ProgramsWellness ProgramAdditional incentives for eligible full time day shift and night shift opportunities

Responsibilities

CHI Memorial Hospital

The Physician Assistant is responsible for assisting the physician throughout the intra-operative phase, as well as contributing to the delivery of quality patient care by working with other surgical team members during the preoperative and immediate postoperative phases.

  • Provides skilled assistance to the surgeon.

  • Assists with individual operating room set up.

  • Assists with positioning, prepping and draping the patient.

  • Communicates with the surgeon and health care team regarding patient's condition.

  • Other duties as assigned by management.

Qualifications

Education:

  • Graduate of a Physician Assistant training Program

Experience:

  • 3-5 years clinical nursing practice in an acute care setting required.
  • 1-3 years previous experience as a NP in surgery setting required.

Certification or Licensure:

  • State PA License required
  • BLS required.
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Phys Asst Surgery Ortho-Neuro-Spine

Common Spirit