Physician Assistant

Location: New Jersey
Duration: Permanent - Full Time
Job ID: 06262019 (21444007)
Category: Surgical Physician Assistant Job
Company: Hudson Regional Hospital
Contact: Elizabeth Garrity    Call: 2013253200
Practice Type:   Hospital
Job Posted: 07/15/20

Physician Assistant - 06262019 (21444007)

JOB DUTIES:
Evaluates patients in the pre-operative setting and provides post-operative care under the direction of the attending physician.
Prescribes medications and develops treatment plans in conjunction with the attending physician.
Orders laboratory tests, x-rays, imaging studies, diagnostic studies and other diagnostic procedures.
Performs triage process to assist patient in obtaining timely and appropriate care.
Independently provides Physician Assistant services to patient/family etc - Explain the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipated effects procedure(s) to patients, patient's family, and staff.
Serves as a patient advocate to resolve concerns and/or complaints.
Documents all aspects of patient care provided in an appropriate and timely manner and within requirements of the department.


QUALIFICATIONS/CREDENTIALS:
Completion of an approved PA program.
3-5 years of previous work related experience
Licensed as a PA by the State of New Jersey
ACLS and BLS Certification upon hire