As a Physician Assistant, your superior interpersonal and empathetic skills, as well as your comprehension of diagnostic procedures greatly assists in managing and delivering quality treatment plans.
STATUS: Part Time (20 hours)
DEPARTMENT: Primary Care
SCHEDULE: Days; Monday-Friday
Compassionate, warm and patient focused
Critical thinking skills, decisive judgment and the ability to work with minimal supervision
Exceptional documentation skills and professional behavior
Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
At least one (1) year experience in a Primary Care setting is preferred
Patient Care.Take complex medical histories on patients referred for consultation by academic and community physicians; perform physical examinations; order laboratory tests, x-rays, special imaging studies and other diagnostic procedures;
Management & Development.reach tentative diagnosis of medical, surgical and other conditions; develop treatment plans in conjunction with attending physician to provide optimal patient medical management; order consultations and interact with members of other specialty medical teams; assist in the collection of data for research projects
Patient Satisfaction.Interacts on a frequent, regular and daily basis with patients, family members,medical/social/publicservices support, regulatory agencies and/or payor agencies. Interaction and communication requires expressed empathy, understanding, problem-solving, education, information gathering, process influencing and counseling.
Medication & Orders.Prescribe medication, write orders, perform procedures and respond to emergency and/or immediate condition changes of acute patients.
Documentation.Obtain complete, detailed and accurate patient histories, review patient records, perform physical exams, record all pertinent data to develop comprehensive medical status, diagnosis and clinical treatment plan for all assigned patients.
EDUCATION BS: Physician Assistant (Required)
LICENSES/CERTIFICATIONS RPA - Registered Physician Assistant
New York State Education Department (NYSED); PA-C - Certified Physician Assistant
National Committee on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
Rochester Regional Health is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action Employer. Minority/Female/Disability/Veteran