General Surgeon that is well-respected and is very busy seeks a full time Physician Assistant. The doctor handles a wide variety of surgical cases. The Physician Assistant will be responsible for assisting in the OR, H&P’s, rounding, assessing and providing patient care, patient exams, perform comprehensive physical examinations and compile medical data, including health history and results of physical exams. Also, the Physician Assistant will provide a wide spectrum of direct health care services to patients. The Physician Assistant will independently plan and carry out the general physical examination and treatment plans in accordance with medical guidelines, standards and protocols.
Responsibilities include: H&P’s, patient evaluation and education, refer for diagnostic treatment, ED orthopedic consults, first assist, review lab results, write scripts, injections and aspirations, treat fractures (reductions), casting and splinting within a clinic setting.
Successful candidate should be NCCPA-Certified/Eligible and able to work well in a fast-paced environment. This upstate town is one hour to Syracuse.
Compensation: Open (depends on experience). Excellent benefits package.