- April 12, 2013
- May 7, 2013
- Job Type
- Physician Group
- Wound Care Center
- Mount Nittany Health - Center for Wound Care
- Full Time
The selected candidate must be a graduate from an accredited Physician Assistant program and hold a valid State of Pennsylvania Physician Assistant license. One year of medical care experience as a Physician Assistant in a medical practice is required as well as training and experience in hyperbaric medicine. Other requirements include knowledge of professional medical practice and care protocols, assessing patient health, administration of medications and delivering care following a treatment plan, knowledge of physician office procedures, medical terminology, ICD-9 and CPT coding guidelines as well as strong interpersonal and communication skills.
Mount Nittany Physician Group currently has an opportunity for a Physician Assistant to provide primary health care and perform selective medical services such as examinations, formulation of treatment plans and therapeutic procedures, in our Wound Care Center. Responsibilities include obtaining complete patient medical history and physical data, interpreting and integrating data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, ordering appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures and interpreting results, administering injections, immunizations and oral medications, suturing wounds, preparing written prescription orders for drugs and controlled substances, documenting patient information and care provided in the patient’s electronic health record as well as developing and implementing patient management plans to assist in provision of continuity of care.
Department - Wound Care Center/Hyperbaric Medicine
Job Expired 5/7/2013