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156585 - Physician Assistant-Hospital Specialty

Southern Indiana Physicians
Date Posted
29 November, 2021
Schedule & Shift
Full Time
Rotating
Requisition Number
320858-OTHLOC-300000007211828
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156585 - Physician Assistant-Hospital Specialty

Job Description

Overview

Serves as a physician assistant that provides care for assigned patients under the direction of a physician in an outpatient or inpatient facility. Follows established nursing standards, procedures and practices, and gives patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Evaluates outcomes of direct patient care and consults with other specialists as required. Adjusts nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care. Arranges for patients' ordered diagnostic and therapeutic services. Must have completed advanced education and training in the diagnosis and management of common medical conditions and chronic illnesses.

 Requires certification as a Physician Assistant in the State of Indiana.
• Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
• Requires current national certification in area of clinical specialty. New graduates will have one year from date of graduation to obtain certification.
• Board certification is required for this position. New graduates will have 3 months from the time of graduation to obtain board certification.
• Requires clinical expertise as applicable to individual area.
• Knowledge of the service standards and regulatory standards governing care delivery and operations.
• Requires the ability to assess learning needs and plan educational programs.

 

Safeguarding our patients and each other is an important part of how we deliver the best care possible to the communities we serve. As a condition of employment, IU Health requires all new hires to receive various vaccinations, including the influenza and COVID-19 vaccines, barring an approved exemption. New hires will also be provided the option to submit proof of previous vaccination.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at IU Health. IU Health does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status, national origin, gender identity and/or expression, marital status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. We will ensure that individuals with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Qualifications for the 156585 - Physician Assistant-Hospital Specialty Role

Overview

Serves as a physician assistant that provides care for assigned patients under the direction of a physician in an outpatient or inpatient facility. Follows established nursing standards, procedures and practices, and gives patient care directions to nursing and other staff. Evaluates outcomes of direct patient care and consults with other specialists as required. Adjusts nursing care processes as indicated to ensure optimal patient care. Arranges for patients' ordered diagnostic and therapeutic services. Must have completed advanced education and training in the diagnosis and management of common medical conditions and chronic illnesses.

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     Requires certification as a Physician Assistant in the State of Indiana.
  •  Requires Basic Life Support certification through the AHA. Other advanced life support certifications may be required per unit/department specialty according to patient care policies.
  •  Requires current national certification in area of clinical specialty. New graduates will have one year from date of graduation to obtain certification.
  •  Board certification is required for this position. New graduates will have 3 months from the time of graduation to obtain board certification.
  • Requires clinical expertise as applicable to individual area.
  •  Knowledge of the service standards and regulatory standards governing care delivery and operations.
  •  Requires the ability to assess learning needs and plan educational programs.

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Indiana University Health is Indiana’s most comprehensive health system, with 16 hospitals and more than 34,000 team members serving Hoosiers across the state. Our partnership with the Indiana University School of Medicine gives our team members access to the very latest science and the very best training, advancing care for all. We’re looking for team members who share the things that matter most to us. People who are inspired by challenging and meaningful work for the good of every patient. People who are compassionate and serve with a purpose. People who aspire to excellence every day. People who are always ready to apply themselves.

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