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Physician Assistant

Location
Little Rock, Arkansas
Job Type
Permanent
Posted
3 Jul 2024
Overview

CHI St. Vincent, a regional health network serving Arkansas, is part of CommonSpirit Health. We have served Arkansas since 1888 with a history of many firsts. Together with more than 4,500 coworkers, 1,000 medical staff, and 500 volunteers, we consistently receive praise for care advancements.

CommonSpirit Health was formed by the alignment of Catholic Health Initiatives (CHI) and Dignity Health in 2019. With our combined resources, CommonSpirit is committed to building healthy communities, advocating for those who are poor and vulnerable, and innovating how and where healing can happen, both inside our hospitals and out in the community.

CHI St. Vincent provides you with the same level of care you provide to others. We care about our employee well-being and offer benefits that complement and support your work/life balance.

We offer the following benefits to support you and your family:

  • Free Premium Membership to our program to help employees with child care, pet care, senior caregivers, housekeepers & more.
  • Health/Dental/Vision Insurance
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Voluntary Protection: Group Accident, Critical Illness, and Identity Theft
  • Adoption Assistance
  • Employee Assistance Program (EAP) for you and your family
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Tuition Assistance for career growth and development
  • Matching 401(k) and 457(b) Retirement Programs
  • Wellness Programs

Responsibilities
  • Accurately assesses patient conditions and documents effectively to support charges and to communicate with other providers.
  • Provides comprehensive patient assessment, including functional, mental, social and physical conditions. Establishes accurate diagnosis.
  • Seeks consultation/supervision of physician as needed to confirm proper assessment.
  • Appropriately involves patients and caregivers in treatment planning.
  • Provides interface between clinic and other providers to assure timely, comprehensive services for patients.
  • Independently develops and implements treatment plans and evaluates patient's outcomes.
  • Takes responsibility for clearly communicating patient needs, care plans and problem resolution to physicians and other healthcare teams.
  • Possesses knowledge and skill to provide supervision to clinical staff as needed.

Qualifications

Education: Successful completion of an education program for physician assistants or surgeon assistants program accredited by the American Medical Association's Committee on Allied Health Education and has passed the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination administered by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Current Licensure to practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Arkansas. Credentials and work history credible for malpractice coverage in Arkansas.

Experience: 1 year as a Physician Assistant


Pay Range
$41.95 - $57.65 /hour
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Details

  • Job Reference: 1378883703-2
  • Date Posted: 3 July 2024
  • Recruiter: CommonSpirit Health
  • Location: Little Rock, Arkansas
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent