If you work with mostly people your age in a somewhat informal work environment, texting etiquette is pretty easy. But if you are texting with a manager (who may be a bit older), or if your work environment is more formal than a startup, there are certain things you need to remember. Even though it may be a text, it is still a work conversation. Keep these tips in mind to stay on point with your professional texting etiquette:
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Cardiothoracic Surgery PA Lynchburg, Virginia CENTRA's Cardiothoracic Surgery Center is seeking a Physician Assistant to join our integrated, team-oriented cardiac surgery program! PA will have a variety of responsibilities relating to the care of pre and post-operative open heart surgery and thoracic patients. Responsibilities would include but are not limited to: ·preoperative patient evaluation with performance of history and physical examination ·first assistant in the operating room for cardiac and thoracic procedures ·endoscopic saphenous vein harvesting ·oversight of surgical telemetry patient and bedside rounds ·responsible for admissions and consultations as need arises ·perform invasive procedures such as arterial line, chest tubes, IABP insertion/removal ·must be able to function in an autonomous environment ·out-patient clinic responsibilities as needed General postoperative care would also include ventilator support and management, adjustments in medication infusions and recognition of problems related to open heart surgery patients. Minimum two years’ experience of solid perioperative care or critical care required. Endoscopic vein harvesting experience is required. Candidates must be able to work in a collaborative, high-acuity, patient-focused environment that includes some night and weekend call requirements. CENTRA is a regional, not-for-profit, four-hospital health care system based in Lynchburg, Virginia. Our cardiac and thoracic surgery program is based in the Stroobants Heart Center of CENTRA Lynchburg General Hospital. Our facilities includes 2 dedicated operating rooms, a 12-bed cardiac ICU, a 44-bed step-down unit, and complete invasive and non-invasive cardiology services. Our current cardiothoracic surgical team is comprised of three surgeons and two PAs performing approximately 350 open heart cases involving both VAD implantations and minimally invasive procedures & 175 general thoracic cases comprising thoracotomies as well as VATS procedures. The cardiac surgery program has been awarded STS 3-Star ratings and has received the Top 50 Cardiovascular Hospital rating multiple times. CENTRA has excelled in nursing with a Magnet designation since 2005. Our hospital IT infrastructure has been recognized on the Top 25 Wireless Hospital list by Hospitals & Health Networks magazine and a new EHR system was recently implemented. Attending level supervision is constantly available so that the advanced practitioner has a resource for guidance and exchange of ideas for important decision-making. Lynchburg, Virginia is nestled in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains along the scenic James River and offers the variety of all four seasons. It is an area that is perfect for the outdoor enthusiast. You will find many amenities to enjoy here - an abundance of outdoor activities, affordable cost of living, excellent public and private schools, and easy access to major metropolitan areas, mountains, and the beach. Competitive salary scale, excellent benefits package, and generous PTO plan. Sign-On Bonus and Relocation Assistance also available! For more information, please contact Robin Moon at firstname.lastname@example.orgPhysician Assistants - Orthopedic/Spine Surgery
Seize the Momentum. As the physician group practice of the University of Virginia, UVA Physicians Group works collaboratively with the School of Medicine, the School of Nursing, the UVA Medical Center, and satellite practices to represent physicians and other allied health professionals in providing excellence in patient care. As we continue to grow, you'll find opportunities in dynamic and rewarding locations in Charlottesville and Culpeper VA. UVA University Physicians Group is currently recruiting for full time Physician Assistants for the University of Virginia Orthopedic/Spine Surgery Department. In this role you will have the opportunity to work 95% in our outpatient department and 5% in the OR. The physician assistant (PA) in orthopedic spine surgery will have an integral role in outpatient, clinic-based care of patients. The PA will have their own panel of patients, in addition to assisting Attending Physicians in clinics. The PA will assist in medical and surgical care of orthopedic spine division patients in both the outpatient, as well as occasional inpatient setting. Candidates must have a Physician Assistant degree, certification by NCCPA and be licensed or license eligible in the state of Virginia with current BLS. These are full time positions offering highly competitive salary and benefits. Join UPG's team of over 1,200 physicians, nurse practitioners, and allied health professionals delivering uncompromising patient care. Apply today by contacting Ellen Gilliland at email@example.com or by phone: (office) 434-970-2489. Affirmative Action / Equal Opportunity Employer / Drug Free WorkplaceWellmont CVA Heart Institute, located in Kingsport, Tennessee, is looking for a PA to join its CT Surgery team.
TENNESSEE Wellmont CVA Heart Institute, located in Kingsport, Tennessee, is looking for a PA to join its CT Surgery team. Responsibilities include triage, assessment, and coordination of care for CV surgical patients assisting the WCS surgeons in areas of clinical practice under direct/indirect supervision as appropriate for his/her training and experience. Responsibilities include first assist on cardiac and thoracic surgical cases; harvesting veins (traditionally or endoscopically); making and closing incisions under direct supervision of surgeon; removal of chest tubes, Swan-Ganz catheters, pacemaker wires, drains, sutures/staples, and intra-aortic balloon pumps under direct supervision, assist with thoracenteses and chest tube placement and instill TPA in chest tubes; provide wound care under indirect supervision of surgeons; participate in cost containment and quality improvement activities and gathering of data; participate in divisional research activities; act as a liaison between surgeons and patients/families; work with surgeons in the office clinic setting for pre-op and post-op patient care; participate in call rotation with other surgery staff; work directly with surgeons when rounding on patients to include entering verbal and telephone orders; assist with progress notes and discharge orders (signed by surgeon); coordinate transfer of patients to and from outlying facilities; perform initial evaluation and triage of consults and presentations to surgeons; application and management of wound vacuum; and scheduling hospital procedures/surgeries along with preadmission testing. Successful candidate with hold Master’s Degree in a certified PA program along with NCCPA board certification. Prefer minimum of 2 years’ experience with 1 year of surgery , preferably cardiac and/or thoracic surgery. Requires active state license, valid DEA, and current BLS training. Contact:Patty Turner, Assistant Director, Physician Recruitment Email: Patty.Turner@BalladHealth.org 1905 American Way Kingsport, Tennessee 37660 Office Phone: 423-230-8506Surgical Oncology PA Opportunity at Illinois Hospital
Surgical Oncology PA Opportunity at Illinois Hospital The Carle Cancer Center in Urbana, Illinois is seeking a highly motivated Physician Assistant (PA) to join the Surgical Oncology team. Practice opportunity details include: Join a growing Surgical Oncology practice and work alongside a team of dynamic care providers Full-Time employed position. Opportunity to work across disciplines to enhance overall patient care. Potential exists to help in gynecological oncology service line when time/schedule permits. Comprehensive practice that includes surgery, clinic, and hospital rounding, allowing candidate to practice full scope. Opportunity for academic and/or research affiliation with the Carle Illinois College of Medicine, first program designed at the intersection of engineering and medicine. Education Requirements: Master's degree: Physician Assistant Experienced Physician Assistant is preferred - including surgical first-assisting and perioperative patient care - but will consider other surgically-trained PAs who want to experience the professional satisfaction of surgical oncology. Licensure/Certification Requirements: Current Illinois physician assistant licensure Contact: Reyna Lute, Provider Recruitment Specialist Carle Health System Direct: 217.383.6945 www.carle.orgUniversity of Vermont Medical Center - Physician Assistant - Acute Care Surgery.
University of Vermont Medical Center, Vermont’s academic medical center and founding member of the University of Vermont Health Network, seeks a Physician Assistant - Acute Care Surgery. The UVM Medical Center is a regional, academic healthcare center and teaching hospital in alliance with the University of Vermont, serving all of Vermont and the northern New York region. We are located in Burlington, Vermont, a small vibrant city situated on the shore of beautiful Lake Champlain. Position Summary: The Surgical Physician Assistant provides comprehensive care to surgical patients in the inpatient and ambulatory office sites. This includes performing histories and physicals, first and second assistant role in the operating room, regular postoperative rounds and follow up care, wound care, and discharge planning. Practices medicine as part of the physician directed team as defined by the agreed upon scope of practice for individual physician assistant. Education: Must be a graduate of an approved Physician Assistant program and must have certification as a Physicians Assistant in the state of Vermont. Experience: Must have at least two years of Physician Assistant experience, preferably in a surgical practice. An equivalent combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and abilities may be acquired will be considered. The Organization: As an academic medical center dedicated to being in service to the patient, community and medicine, The University of Vermont Medical Center (www.UVMhealth.org/MedCenter) seeks to improve the health of the people in the communities it serves by integrating patient care, education and research in a caring environment. The University of Vermont Medical Center also serves as a regional referral center – providing advanced care to approximately one million people in Vermont and northern New York. For more information about University of Vermont Medical Center, find us online at http://www.uvmhealth.org/medcenter or on our Facebook, Twitter, YouTube, and blog sites. For details and to apply: https://uvmhealth.wd1.myworkdayjobs.com/EXTERNAL/job/Burlington-VT/Physician-Assistant---Acute-Care-Surgery_R0009154?utm_source=AASPA&utm_medium=job%20board&utm_campaign=Acute%20Care%20Surgery%20PA We offer a comprehensive benefits package. We proudly offer a non-smoking work environment. The UVM Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protective veteran status.