PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT; PA-C - SURGICAL- Florida ENT Surgical Specialists

Adventist Health System Kissimmee, FL
Job Description

Florida Hospital Medical Group is proud to be affiliated with the world-class Florida Hospital network of care, and a subsidiary of Adventist Health System, the largest not-for-profit healthcare system in the world and a national leader in quality, safety and patient satisfaction. FHMG's advanced practice providers manage the treatment and care for our patients in the practice setting, as well as at Florida Hospital's eight campuses in Altamonte Springs, Apopka, Celebration, East Orlando, Kissimmee, Orlando, Winter Park and Florida Hospital Waterman in Tavares.

Physician Assistant; PA-C – Head & Neck Surgery in Celebration, FL - Website

General Summary:

The PA, under the supervision of the Physician who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

* Performs physical examinations of patients, evaluation and treatment of injuries or illnesses for pediatric through geriatric patients in the clinic and hospital setting

* Surgical first assist in OR, Rounding in the hospital

* Performing scope related procedures, incision and drainage, suturing

* Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc

* Monitors the patient's course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist, as needed

* Collaborates with physician, supervisor and staff as necessary to provide quality care to patients and support to staff

* Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth

Knowledge and Skills Required:

* Ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships with physicians, employees, patients, and the public

* Excellent verbal and written communication skills

* Surgical first assist experience preferred

* Experience in a surgical practice or ENT preferred, but we are willing to train the right candidate

Required Education/Experience:

Master's degree in Physician Assistant studies

Preferred Education/Experience:

Minimum one year clinical practice experience with emphasis in ENT and/or Head & Neck surgery

Robotics Experience preferred

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

Current, valid Florida PA license; certification by NCCPA

Position Location:

Job: Physician Assistant

Organization: Florida Hospital Medical Group

Primary Location: US-FL-Celebration

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day

Job Level: Staff / Associate

Education Level: Master's Degree

Travel: No

Job Posting: Mar 12, 2018, 11:54:41 AM