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346350 Physician Assistant - P

Penn Medicine
West Chester, PA 19380
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In collaboration with the supervising physician, the Surgical Physician Assistant will provide surgical and medical care to surgical patients. The Physician Assistant will provide direct health care management to patients and will assist the surgeon duringsurgical procedures, performing those skills of a first assistant. Essential Duties and Responsibilities Perform and record complete history and physical exam competency 1. Identifies self properly to patient and family, clarifies role of physician assistant if necessary. 2. States purpose of history and physical for accurate hospital records. 3. Obtains accurate medical history including chief complaint, history or present illness, past medical/history, family history, social history and complete review of systems. 4. Evaluates the patients history and physical per core measure compliance. 5. Physical assessment focusing on vital signs, HEENT, cardiac, pulmonary, GI, GU, neurological and extremities. 6. Address patients concerns including providing comfort and support for pre-operative patients by demonstrating sensitivity to patient care and privacy.

Education Training and Experience\n Graduate AMA and ARC-PA approved Physician Assistant or Surgeons Program.\n One to two years surgical experience preferred. \n CPR certification required.\n\n Licensure/Certification \n\n Must be certified by the NCCPA (National Commission for Certification of Physician Assistants) and Pennsylvania State Board of Medical Education and Licensure.


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Posted: 2021-04-07 Expires: 2021-08-31

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346350 Physician Assistant - P

Penn Medicine
West Chester, PA 19380

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