Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner, Critical Care
Company: UMass Memorial Medical Group
Posted on: December 5, 2019
At UMass Memorial Health Care, Everyone is a Caregiver regardless
of title. Exceptional patient care, academic excellence and
leading-edge research make UMass Memorial the premier health care
system of Central and Western Massachusetts, and a place where we
can help you build the career you deserve. We are more than 14,000
employees, working together as one health care system. And
everyone, in their own unique way, plays an important part,
everyday.Requisition #: 200666
Title: Physician Assistant
Department: Critical Care Unit
Posting Date: November 1, 2019
Hours: 40 hours
Shift Length: 12 hours
Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center - Memorial CampusPosition
Summary:Under the general supervision of a physician, the Physician
Assistant is responsible for providing varied medical services,
including: obtaining complete medical history and performing a
physical examination; ordering and interpreting laboratory tests
and imaging studies; formulating a diagnosis and treatment plan;
prescribing and/or dispensing medication; assisting in surgery or
other invasive procedures; counseling patients and families.
- Performs and documents a complete history and physical
examination, including review of the available medical record, to
formulate diagnoses and treatment plan.
- Orders and reviews appropriate laboratory tests and imaging
- Participates in daily inpatient rounds, interviews and examines
patients, reviews laboratory data and other clinical studies, and
records daily progress notes.
- Requests consultations and communicates with consultants.
- Performs routine bedside or clinical procedures, as described
in the Delineation of Privileges.
Required:A Bachelor's degree and Graduation from an accredited
Physician Assistant program are required. The employee must have
current Massachusetts license, issued by the Physician Assistant
Board, and current NCCPA certification. If prescribing medications
is included in clinical duties and privileges, Massachusetts
Controlled Substances Registration and federal DEA Controlled
Substance Registration are required.Standards of Respect:We're
striving to make respect a part of everything we do at UMass
Memorial - for our patients and for each other. We're expecting
that our new caregivers practice our six Standards of Respect:
Acknowledge, Listen, Communicate, Be Responsive, Be a Team Player,
and Be Kind, to help us make respect a part of how we take care of
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