Performs diagnostic, therapeutic, preventive and health maintenance services under the direction and supervision of a physician. Duties include surgical consults, ordering and interpreting labs / films and studies and ability to perform office procedures, i.e. catheterizations, ultrasounds and biopsies.Â Â Â Â
Minimum Education:â¢Bachelors Degree Preferred. â¢Graduate degree from an accredited PA program required. Minimum Experience/Knowledge:â¢3 â 5 years experience in an ambulatory care setting. â¢Experience with surgical consults and H&Ps.â¢First Assistant OR experience for minor GI surgeries preferred. Required License/Certification:â¢BLS card for Healthcare Provider from American Heart Association.â¢Valid and current CA PA license. â¢Fire and Safety Certification. If no card upon hire, one must be obtained within 30 days of hire, and maintained by renewal before expiration date. Must have current and valid PA license.
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