Certified Physician Assistant
- Walnut Creek, California, United States
- Job category: Orthopedic Surgery
- Post date:6 Feb 2017
- Job expires in: 41 days
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Physician Assistant, Orthopedic
We are looking for a full-time Physician Assistant for our busy Orthopedic Practice. This PA position may perform delegated functions as appropriate to their “scope of practice” under the direction and supervision of a physician who is a specialist in orthopedic surgery. In general, this position includes the routine management of chronic and stable medical conditions, medical and surgical procedures, medication management, therapeutic exercises and care planning according to approved standardized procedures. The position will participate in medical clinic and surgical cases.
Essential Functions: Performs direct and indirect care pre- and post-operatively as well as general orthopedic care. Performs admission evaluation of new patients, obtains medical history, performing physical exam, reporting into patient’s medical record. May assist in performing surgical and other procedures. May take call for patients under the supervision of a physician.
One (1) year of previous experience (Orthopedic preferred)
Licensed as a Physician Assistant by the Medical Board of California and the Physician Assistant Examining Committee
Current DEA License
Must have excellent verbal, written, and computer skills. Previous EMR experience is a bonus