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Surgical Physician Assistant (PA-C)

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

-Conducts patient histories and physicals
-Orders and interprets diagnostic tests
-Performs evaluations and makes diagnoses
-Initiates consults and referrals
-Initiates treatment
-Directs patient care including therapeutic preventative and health maintenance services.
-Provides health education
-Follows up and consults with physicians
-Ensures timely completeness in documentation.
-Assists the surgeon with pre-and-post-operative care and surgery under the supervision of a state-approved supervising surgeon.
-At times may need to perform job functions at other facilities.
-Acts as first assistant in surgery (open and laparoscopic abdominal surgery)

All activities will be performed in collaboration with other team members under direct and indirect supervision of the head physician.

Must be self-directed/motivated, have excellent documentation and communication skills as well as computer skills. Candidate must also posses strong problem solving, time management and organizational skills.

Experience using EMR/EPIC

Maintain confidentiality and comply with HIPPA

Punctual and maintains attendance

Excellent written and verbal communication skills

Ability to establish and maintain positive and effective work relationships with coworkers, clients, members, and providers.

There may be rare overnight calls, 1-2 Saturdays per month, rare emergencies, and half day clinics.

Position: Surgical Physician Assistant (PA-C)
Organization: The Weight Loss Surgery Center of Los Angeles
Location: Glendale,  CA 
United States
Salary:
Posting Start Date: 10/6/2021
Date Posted: 10/6/2021
Requirements

QUALIFICATIONS/CREDENTIALS

Graduate from an accredited PA program with a current California PA certification and DEA license.
BLS card for Healthcare Provider from American Heart Association.
Multiple years (more than 3 years) of experience required.

Status: This listing expires on: 11/5/2021
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Organization Information
Name:
The Weight Loss Surgery Center of Los Angeles
Address:
1141 N BRAND BLVD #406

Glendale,  CA 91202
United States
Email:
getthin@lapbandla.com
Phone:
(310) 652-1777
Fax:
(818) 546-1501
Contact:
getthin@lapbandla.com