Job Description

Job Title: Physician Assistant, Staff, Colon & Rectal Surgeons of Erie (UPMC Erie)
Job ID: 733076
Status: Full-Time
Regular/Temporary: Regular
Hours: Daylight, 8a-4:30p
Shift: Day Job
Facility:
Department: Colon Rectal SurgeonErie
Location: 3216 State St, Erie PA 16508

Description

Are you an Advanced Practice Provider who enjoys an upbeat environment? Then consider a career with us!

UPMC Hamot, Colon & Rectal Surgeons of Erie is hiring a full-time Physician Assistant for the Erie site. The daylight position schedule is Monday through Friday, 8a-4:30p with occasional weekend rotation. The role will primarily support operating room, pre and post-surgical services. OR experience is preferred.

Purpose:
To provide clinical services to patients under the direction of a supervising physician. Follows established standards, procedures, and practices and gives specific patient care directions to nursing and other staff. The successful candidate will be placed according to years and months of experience for employment purposes.

Responsibilities:



•Initiates quality assurance activities, policy/procedures and research activities. Performs laboratory and medical surveillance screening function to include, but not limited to, drawing of specimens and hearing and pulmonary function tests. Serves as a consultant to staff, physicians and patients. Conducts patient education and provides patients with discharge instructions. Reviews patient labs and test results and informs of results in a timely manner. Assists in the triage of patient calls and clinical needs. Demonstrates Hamot's commitment to service excellence by understanding the needs of patients, their families, physicians and co-workers and doing what is required the first time, every time by being responsible, sensitive, accurate, timely, coordinated and thorough.
•Manages and provides care for assigned caseload in consultation with healthcare team providers following approved clinical protocols. Performs various types of examinations under the supervision of a physician. Possesses the ability to obtain and interpret information considering age specific needs. Provides formal and informal education to staff and identifies and implements ongoing staff development in area of specialty. Performs clinical evaluations; assesses and diagnoses injury or illness as appropriate; plans, prescribes and implements follow up care utilizing established protocol.

Qualifications

Qualifications-External

Salary Range: $32.80 to $53.25

Union Position: No

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