Physician Assistant Trauma & Acute Care

Employer
Baylor Scott & White Health
Location
Temple, TX
Posted
Feb 22, 2021
Closes
Feb 24, 2021
Ref
2006526008
Profession
Physician Assistant
Specialty
Medical Management

Preparing for a Career Break

The Specialty Physician Assistant evaluates, plans and provides care for patients in consultation with and under direct supervision of attending Physician. The Specialty Physician Assistant performs clinical procedures under direction of attending Physician and according to approved protocols to include Performing appropriate medical screening and physical examinations, interpreting laboratory data correctly and ordering appropriate laboratory investigations. In addition, the Specialty Physician Assistant obtains medical and personal histories, performs physical exams, educates patients and families, conducts research activities reporting and publishing findings when completed.

The ideal candidate for the Specialty Physician Assistant role maintains effective communication with patients, staff and physicians; provides patient care in a competent, professional and courteous manner; and keeps abreast of current research and incorporates relevant findings into specific areas of clinical practice.

§ *Specialty/Department/Practice -* BSWH Temple Trauma & Acute Care

§ *Shift/Schedule* - Full Time, 7 on/7 off, 7am-5pm, will rotate through Trauma, Geriatric Trauma and ED - all inpatient

§ *Benefits - *Our competitive benefits package includes*:

• Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits

• 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%

• Tuition Reimbursement

• PTO accrual beginning Day 1

*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.

*QUALIFICATIONS*

- EDUCATION - Bachelor's

- EXPERIENCE - Minimum/no experience required

- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -
Physician Assistants (PA)

Basic Life Support (BLS): Must have a Basic Life Support (BLS) certification or within 30 days of hire or transfer.