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Physician Assistant

at Cape Fox

Posted: 9/29/2019
Job Status: Full Time
Job Reference #: 3296
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Job Description

Concentric Methods is seeking a Physician Assistant to join our team. This position is contingent upon contract award.

Job Duty

The Physician Assistant promotes and maintains health by providing medical services under the supervision of a physician.

Essential Functions and Responsbilities

Provide a full range of Physician Assistant services in primary and specialty medical care within the limits of their training and privileges granted by the MTF (e.g., supervise and provide general screening and medical care and examinations of patients for routine, acute and chronic conditions involving any and all organ systems; provide immunizations; diagnose, treat, and counsel patients as indicated)

Technically direct and provide care for a variety of diseases and types of injuries (i.e., acute, chronic and minor trauma), and the skills to recognize emergency conditions in order to diagnose, prescribe for and treat diseases, disorders and injuries, and refer the more complex cases and serious conditions to qualified medical personnel and perform designated treatment

Technically direct and teach other staff, provide educational lectures and participate in in-service training to staff members

Promote preventive care and health maintenance including annual physicals, positive health behaviors and self-care through both formal and individual education and counseling

Prescribe in accordance with approved treatment protocols and the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee approved medications and immunizations

Identify a medical problem and determine appropriate action to meet the problem, including referral to a physician

Perform specific diagnostic and therapeutic practices and procedures in accordance with scope of practice

Establish collaborative rapport with physician, nursing and others in order to promote and facilitate primary care services

Teach patients and family member's healthy regimen and responsibility for achieving wellness

Attend staff meetings to provide case discussion, continuing education, and continuous quality improvement

Other duties as assigned

Strong written and oral communication skills, organizational skills, and attention to detail

Self-motivated with minimal oversight

Computer skills including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook

Travel may be required

Essential Functions and Responsibilities

Bachelor's Degree

Graduate from an accredited college or university certified by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education of the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA)

Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician’s Assistants (NCCPA)

Current, active, license to practice as a Physician Assistant

Must have authorization to work in the United States as defined by the Immigration Reform Act of 1986

Cape Fox Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates provide equal employment opportunities to all persons and prohibit employment decisions on the basis of race, religion, color, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, or sexual orientation. Cape Fox Corporation, its subsidiaries and affiliates offer preference to Cape Fox Corporation shareholders, descendants and other Native Americans pursuant to Public Law 100-241