The Physician Assistant for the Health Texas Provider Network (HTPN) evaluates, plans and provides care for patients in consultation with and under direct supervision of attending Physician. The Physician Assistant performs clinical procedures under direction of attending Physician and according to approved protocols to include performing appropriate medical screening and physical examinations, interpreting laboratory data correctly and ordering appropriate laboratory investigations. The Physician Assistant also obtains medical and personal histories, performs physical exams, educates patients and families, conducts research activities reporting and publishing findings when completed. In addition, the Physician Assistant develops and maintains active practice in facilities in accordance with Health Texas Provider Network protocols.
The ideal candidate for the Physician Assistant role maintains effective communication with patients, staff and physicians; provides patient care in a competent, professional and courteous manner; and keeps abreast of current research and incorporates relevant findings into specific areas of clinical practice.
• Location/Facility â€ Baylor Family Medicine Uptown
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• Specialty/Department/Practice â€ Family Medicine
• Shift/Schedule â€ Full Time
• Benefits â€ Our competitive benefits package includes*:
• Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits
• 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%
• Tuition Reimbursement
• PTO accrual beginning Day 1
*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level.
HealthTexas Provider Network (HTPN), an affiliate of Baylor Scott & White Health, has evolved into a high-performing, multi-specialty, patient-centered organization with providers serving 1.7 million patients in 191 care sites across 5,700 square miles of the Dallas/Fort Worth Metroplex. As a prominent medical group in the community, HTPN employs physicians in both primary and specialty care.
Baylor Scott & White Health (BSWH) is the largest not-for-profit health care system in Texas and one of the largest in the United States. With a commitment to and a track record of innovation, collaboration, integrity and compassion for the patient, BSWH stands to be one of the nationâ€™s exemplary health care organizations. Our mission is to serve all people by providing personalized health and wellness through exemplary care, education and research as a Christian ministry of healing. Joining our team is not just accepting a job, itâ€™s accepting a calling!
• Physician Assistant license required
• 2 years of associated experience required