Physician Assistant- Orthopedic Spine and Pain
Largest interventional pain
The PA is responsible for assisting in the delivery of health care for some
of the most interesting and challenging acute and chronic pain patients.
Under a physician supervision, the PA is responsible for a broad
range of medical services, including but not limited to: autonomously
providing patient assessment, education, follow-up visits, and medication
management. As designated by scope of practice guidelines, the supervising
physician and his/her designee will be available at all times to the PA for
consultation either in person, by telephone, or paging device. The PA will be
provided with a schedule of the supervising physician and his/her
availability for consultation.
General Duties and Responsibilities (performed in an independent manner with
minimal direction and supervision):
Obtains Patient medical history and conducts physical examinations for
Patients, as assigned by the supervising physician.
· Conducts new consult and follow-up visits consistent with the
organizationÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s scheduling guidelines.
Develops medical care plans under physician supervision, including
implementing treatment plans and periodically assessing medical needs and
responses to treatment.
Treatment plans may include:
o Interventional pain
o Joint injections
o Peripheral nerve injections
o Trigger point injections
o Diagnostic Testing
o Physical therapy
o Medication Management
o Other specialty referrals
Relates all aspects of Patient care to the supervising physician,
including reviewing and discussing medical problems, diagnostic tests, and
therapeutic procedures; or correlating measures employed by the supervising
CT Licensed PA
New Grads Welcome!
Job Posted: 05/08/18