Salary/Benefits: Lucrative Pay and Full Benefits (including sign on, relo, 401k, malpractice, loan repayment, and so much more)!
Description: Excellent opportunity for a Physician Assistant to work in Neurosciences! Area of specialty-neurosciences which may include neurology and /or neurosurgery.
Job responsibilities: Assist with admission work-ups and/or consults to facilitate care across the continuum. Initiate, monitor, alter and order treatments including but not limited to device placement, physical and occupational therapy, home health referral, and discharge planning. Re-evaluate the patient throughout the hospitalization and modifies plan of care as needed in collaboration with clinical staff.
Objectives: Demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide service appropriate to the age and development of the patient. Perform diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as indicated for diagnosis and management of problems. Complete wound assessments, initiates basic skin care orders. Order laboratory, radiological and diagnostic studies that will assist with the medical management; explain the necessity, preparation, nature and anticipates effects of treatments, and diagnostic and therapeutic procedures to the patient. Follow clinical practice protocols and guidelines agreed upon by supervising physician as stated by Collaborative Practice Agreement.
Flexible schedule to include nights and weekends.
**no candidates without 3+ years of inpatient experience as an NP**
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