AdventHealth Medical Group Urologic Surgery - Surgical PA at AdventHealth

Date Posted: 7/12/2019

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    Physician Services
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    1-Shared Services
  • Organization
    AdventHealth Medical Group Central FL

Job Description

Job Description

Surgical Physician Assistant, PA-C

Urologic Oncology – Celebration, FL

General Summary:

AdventHealth Celebration seeks to hire a Surgical Physician Assistant who will embrace our mission to extend the healing ministry of Christ. The PA under the supervision of the Physician, who acts as the collaborative practitioner, is responsible for:

  • Performs physical examinations of patients; evaluation and treatment of acute and chronic urologic conditions in the clinic and hospital setting
  • Treating all ages, male and female
  • Orders and interprets appropriate diagnostic tests, such as routine laboratory, X-ray, etc.
  • Monitors the patient’s course of treatment and makes appropriate referral to either a physician or specialist
  • Collaborates with physician and staff as necessary to provide consistent care to patients and support to staff
  • Displays a caring and professional attitude at all time as well as maintaining personal and professional growth
  • Writes and/or dictates progress notes, procedure notes, histories, physical examinations, and transfers/discharge summaries in accordance with medical policies.
  • Schedule is Mon-Fri with the potential for call responsibilities as needed and occasional weekend coverage
  • Procedures performed but not limited to: cystoscopy, catheter placement and removal, first assist in robotic prostatectomies, other urologic surgical cases
  • Demonstrates through behavior AdventHealth’s core Values: Integrity, Compassion, Balance, Excellence, Stewardship and Teamwork. The PA should also demonstrate through behavior AdventHealth’s core values: keep me safe, love me, make it easy, and own it.

Knowledge and Skills Required:

  • Experience in the OR, training or experience with Da Vinci robotic system
  • At least one year of Urology experience
  • 1-3 years of experience as a PA-C in a surgical/hospital setting

Required Education/Experience:

  • Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies

Licensure, Certification, and Registration:

  • Current, valid Florida PA license
  • Certification by NCCPA
  • BLS & ACLS

This facility is an equal opportunity employer and complies with federal, state and local anti-discrimination laws, regulations and ordinances.

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