Physician Assistant - Pediatric Surgery Physician Assistant - Pediatric Surgery <p>Advanced Practice Clinicians in Pediatric Surgery function as specialty physician assistant under the direction of a licensed Pediatric Surgeon to manage all aspects of pre-, intra- and post-operative care.<br /> <br /> Duties &amp; Responsibilities: * Collects and assesses medical histories; * Performs physical examinations and diagnostic tests: * Surgically assists surgeons in the OR in minor procedures and outpatient surgical procedures; * Enables continuity of care by managing patient care in pre-, intra- and post-operative settings<br /> <br /> Essential Functions: * Within scope of practice, perform comprehensive and problem focused history and physical exams and interpret and correlate laboratory and diagnostic procedures to assist in formulating a diagnosis and treatment plan; * Order, collect and perform appropriate laboratory or diagnostic procedures and studies; * Provide needed procedures, including assisting in surgery and continually assess patient&rsquo;s needs and conduct appropriate follow up; * Performing procedures, diagnostic procedures and therapeutic procedures within scope of practice;&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp; * Order, prescribe and dispense medication and durable goods as allowed by state and within scope of practice; * Maintain required records and writes progress notes on patient charts as to status, treatments and procedures; * Counsel the patient as to preventative care, medical problems, exercise, and the use of prescribed medications and treatments; * Performs other duties as assigned.<br /> <br /> Education: * Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant program required; * Must be Board Certified by the AAPA.<br /> <br /> Experience/Training: * Minimum of one year Physician Assistant experience preferred; * Demonstrated knowledge of and ability to apply age specific principles of growth and development and life stages to meet each patient&rsquo;s needs.<br /> <br /> License/Certification: * Licensed to practice in the state as a Physician Assistant; * Physician Assistant Certification; * Current BLS (Basic Life Support) certification required at date of hire.<br /> <br /> Other Skills: * Effective verbal and written communication skills; * Interpersonal skills necessary to work productively with patient, families, other healthcare staff, and other departments; * Personal responsibility for ongoing educational growth, and collaborating with others to provide solutions for continued patient quality; * Basic computer skills<br /> <br /> Eugene is a city located at the south end of the Willamette Valley, near the confluence of the McKenzie and Willamette rivers, about 50 miles east of the Oregon Coast.&nbsp; The city&rsquo;s official slogan is &ldquo;A Great City for the Arts and Outdoors.&rdquo;&nbsp; Love an affluent community surrounded by scenic beauty?&nbsp; The Emerald City is the place for you.<br /> <br /> Here&rsquo;s why you should experience Eugene, Oregon: * Eugene is a place for the outdoor enthusiast.&nbsp; With everything from hiking, biking, kayaking, swimming, running and water sports, there is no shortage of things to do outside.&nbsp; Check out Spencer&rsquo;s Butte which provides some spectacular views of the city! * The Hult Center for the Performing Arts features all kinds of entertainment including jazz, opera, ballet, the Eugene symphony and choir.&nbsp; In addition, the center also features a permanent art collection; * Go shopping at the 5th street market.&nbsp; Spend an afternoon visiting the shops and enjoy a multitude of international cuisine while local musicians provide live entertainment at the market; * Sports fanatic?&nbsp; Eugene is home to the University of Oregon (Mighty Ducks) where you can catch professional, Olympic and collegiate sporting events; * Home to very strong and diverse school districts<br /> <br /> If you are interested in this career opportunity, please contact Dorothy V Reed. Phone: 541-868-3454<br /> PeaceHealth encourages personal growth and patient centered care. If you are looking for a career in health care that engages your heart and spirit as well as your mind, I would like to talk with you.&nbsp; To learn about PeaceHealth visit&nbsp;</p>
Legacy Medical Group-Physician Assistant Vascular Surgery Program Pacific Northwest Legacy Medical Group-Physician Assistant Vascular Surgery Program Pacific Northwest <p><strong>Physician Assistant&nbsp; Vascular Surgery Program&nbsp; Pacific Northwest</strong><br /> <br /> Legacy Medical Group is currently recruiting for a full- time Physician Assistant to join our team of four Vascular Surgeons and three PAs providing services at all five of the Legacy Medical Center campuses but primarily at Mt. Hood and Salmon Creek Medical Centers.</p> <p>The ideal candidate must be able to obtain licenses in both Oregon and Washington.&nbsp; Previous vascular experience a plus. Willingness to travel to multiple locations is essential.</p> <p>Legacy Mount Hood, East County&#39;s full-service community hospital, offers the finest in patient care supported by advanced medical technology. As the community grows, Legacy Mount Hood is expanding its range of health services. The hospital features the area&rsquo;s most modern emergency department, outstanding imaging capabilities (MRI, ultrasound, CT scan), cardiac catheterization suite, full cancer care, a birthing center and a range of other services.&nbsp; Legacy Mt Hood Medical Center has national certifications and awards in care for Stroke, Heart and Breast Health.</p> <p>Opened in 2005, Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center stands as Southwest Washington&#39;s most modern hospital, with a range of innovations to improve the health and the life of the community. Legacy Salmon Creek is a vital part of Clark Country and Southwest Washington by offering complete services for adults and children and provides a unique hospital experience by combining the latest in medicine and technology and blending them into a setting designed for care and comfort.&nbsp; Legacy Salmon Creek is a nationally certified stoke center.&nbsp;</p> <p>These suburbs of Portland Oregon, offer a wide array of living options including city and more semi-rural choices, within minutes of the hospital and within minutes of downtown Portland.&nbsp; These surrounding areas easily lend themselves to many outdoor activity options.&nbsp; Both are located just minutes from the Columbia Gorge National Scenic Area, an 80-mile long passageway carved out over 12 million years ago with the most recognizable features of the Gorge taking shape during the Missoula floods some 13,000&ndash;15,000 years ago.&nbsp; Hiking, biking, swimming, camping, fishing, boating and windsurfing are just minutes away.&nbsp; To the west within 1 and &frac12; hours is the rugged NW pacific coastline.&nbsp; To the east is Mt Hood offering long skiing seasons.&nbsp; This opportunity combines a great employment option with a great team of surgeons, with a fabulous lifestyle.&nbsp;</p> <p>As we consider qualified candidates, we are committed to building a culture that values diversity and is reflective of those we care for.</p> <p>To be considered or to learn more about our hospitals, please visit our website <a href=""></a>.&nbsp; To apply please follow the instructions for completing an online application.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Please apply for position number # 16-2209. You can attach a CV to the application.&nbsp;</strong></p> <p><strong>You can contact Vicki Owen at <a href=""></a> if you have questions.&nbsp;</strong></p> <p>AA/EOE/veterans/disabilities</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p>&nbsp;</p> <p align="center">&nbsp;</p>
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