PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT

  • Charleston, WV
  • Posted: September 13, 2019
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Summary

  • Basic Description
    • Provides optimum assistance to physicians through the performance of a wide variety of health care services, such as patient care tasks, diagnostic procedures, and therapeutic procedures.
  • Specialized Knowledge, Experience and Skills
    (Education, Experience and Skills required to fully perform the requirements of the position)
    • Degree / Education
      • Formalized Training PA
    • Level of Experience
      • Experience in the area of clinical specialty
    • Lic./Cert./Reg.
      • All licensure must be current/valid and from the state of West Virginia.
      • Physician Assistant, Licensed
      • Basic Life Support - Must be certified within 30 days of hire.
      • Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support - Must be certified within 1 year of hire.
    • Typing/Word Processing skills required for this position
    • Computer Skills required for this position
    • Other Required Areas of Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
      • Analytical Skills
      • Applies knowledge to new situations
      • Customer Service
      • Decision Making
      • Employee Relations
      • Flexible Schedule
      • Handle Multiple Assignments
      • Judgment
      • Math Simple
      • Organization
      • Problem Solving
      • Project Management
      • Teamwork
      • Verbal Communication
      • Work Independently
      • Written Communication
    • Acceptable SUBSTITUTIONS (if any)
    • Patient Group Knowledge (Only applies to positions with direct patient contact)
      • The employee must possess/obtain (by the end of the orientation period) and demonstrate the knowledge and skills necessary to provide developmentally appropriate assessment, treatment or care as defined by the department’s identified patient ages. Specifically the employee must be able to demonstrate competency in: 1) ability to obtain and interpret information in terms of patient needs; 2) knowledge of growth and development; and 3) understanding of the range of treatment needed by the patients.
        • Child
        • Adolescents
        • Adults
        • Geriatrics
    • Assigns work to or supervises others
    • Competency Statement
      • Must demonstrate competency through an initial orientation and ongoing competency validation to independently perform tasks and additional duties as specified in the job description and the unit/department specific competency checklist.
    • Minimum Requirement Comments
      • All incumbents must be approved by the credentialing process with Medical Affairs prior to their start date in this position. Considerable knowledge of natural sciences; internal medicine and the defined area of clinicals.
  • Physical Requirements
    (Essential physical requirements)
    • PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS
      • Vision
      • Hearing
      • Hand Coordination
      • Arm Coordination
      • Twisting Upper Body
      • Lifting Irregular Loads
    • Activities Requiring Time
      • Sitting - 2 hr
    • Lifting
    • Pushing
    • Reaching / Pulling
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CAMC Memorial Hospital-10
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Req #: 17905-14733