Physician Assistant - Barksdale AFB

Location: Louisiana - Bossier City
Duration: Permanent OR Locum Tenens - Any
Job Assignment Date: January 4, 2021 to January 3, 2026 (1825 days)
Job ID: 22599313
Category: Physician Assistant Jobs (Government)
Company: Medcentrek LLC
Contact: Megan Jaramillo    Call: 2107713800
Job Posted: 12/16/20

Physician Assistant - Barksdale AFB - 22599313

Medcentrek is seeking a  Physician Assistant to support the 2nd Medical Group - Outpatient Clinic at Barksdale AFB. This is a Government contract position. We will accept any state license that is unrestricted an unencumbered. Our contract will be from 1/4/21 - 1/3/26. Please submit your interest to (use the Apply button to apply for this job) along with a copy of your resume. 

 

Qualifications: 

• Degree: Bachelor's degree.
• Education: Graduate from an accredited college or university certified by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education of the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).
• Certification: Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician’s Assistants (NCCPA).
• Experience: 1 year of post-graduate experience
• Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a Physician Assistant in any state

 

Job Duties:


• Provide a full range of Physician Assistant services in primary and specialty medical care within the limits of their training and privileges granted by the MTF ([link removed], supervise and provide general screening and medical care and examinations of patients for routine, acute and chronic conditions involving any and all organ systems; provide immunizations; diagnose, treat, and counsel patients as indicated).
• Technically direct and provide care for a variety of diseases and types of injuries ([link removed], acute, chronic and minor trauma), and the skills to recognize emergency conditions in order to diagnose, prescribe for and treat diseases, disorders and injuries, and refer the more complex cases and serious conditions to qualified medical personnel and perform designated treatment.
• Technically direct and teach other staff, provide educational lectures and participate in in-service training to staff members.

• Promote preventive care and health maintenance including annual physicals, positive health behaviors and self-care through both formal and individual education and counseling.
• Prescribe in accordance with approved treatment protocols and the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee approved medications and immunizations.
• Identify a medical problem and determine appropriate action to meet the problem, including referral to a physician.
• Perform specific diagnostic and therapeutic practices and procedures in accordance with scope of practice.
• Establish collaborative rapport with physician, nursing and others in order to promote and facilitate primary care services.
• Teach patients and family member's healthy regimen and responsibility for achieving wellness.
• Attend staff meetings to provide case discussion, continuing education, and continuous quality improvement.

 

Work Schedule: 

The 2nd Medical Group is an Outpatient Clinic. The Clinic hours are from 6:00 [link removed]:00 [link removed], Monday through Friday, excluding federal holidays and down days. The HCW must not work more than 10 hours in a day or more than 40 hours per week.


Qualifications: 

• Degree: Bachelor's degree.
• Education: Graduate from an accredited college or university certified by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education of the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA).
• Certification: Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician’s Assistants (NCCPA).
• Experience: 1 year of post-graduate experience
• Licensure: Current, full, active, and unrestricted license to practice as a Physician Assistant in any state

 

Job Duties:


• Provide a full range of Physician Assistant services in primary and specialty medical care within the limits of their training and privileges granted by the MTF ([link removed], supervise and provide general screening and medical care and examinations of patients for routine, acute and chronic conditions involving any and all organ systems; provide immunizations; diagnose, treat, and counsel patients as indicated).
• Technically direct and provide care for a variety of diseases and types of injuries ([link removed], acute, chronic and minor trauma), and the skills to recognize emergency conditions in order to diagnose, prescribe for and treat diseases, disorders and injuries, and refer the more complex cases and serious conditions to qualified medical personnel and perform designated treatment.
• Technically direct and teach other staff, provide educational lectures and participate in in-service training to staff members.

• Promote preventive care and health maintenance including annual physicals, positive health behaviors and self-care through both formal and individual education and counseling.
• Prescribe in accordance with approved treatment protocols and the Pharmacy and Therapeutics Committee approved medications and immunizations.
• Identify a medical problem and determine appropriate action to meet the problem, including referral to a physician.
• Perform specific diagnostic and therapeutic practices and procedures in accordance with scope of practice.
• Establish collaborative rapport with physician, nursing and others in order to promote and facilitate primary care services.
• Teach patients and family member's healthy regimen and responsibility for achieving wellness.
• Attend staff meetings to provide case discussion, continuing education, and continuous quality improvement.