Examines patient, performs comprehensive physical examinations, and compiles patient medical data, including health history and results of physical examination. Relies on experience and judgment to plan and accomplish goals. Performs a variety of tasks. A wide degree of creativity and latitude is required. Typically reports to a physician.
Performs and / or participates in rounds of hospitalized patients, including physical assessment, interpretation of diagnostic studies, interaction with nursing staff and documentation in medical record.
The NP/PA will join outstanding staff of Board Certified Physicians and certified mid-levels to demonstrate extraordinary diagnostic and therapeutic skill, encompassing both physiatry and anesthesiology, to provide patients with the most comprehensive approach available.
Works on complex issues where analysis of situations or data requires an in-depth evaluation of variable factors. Exercises judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining results.
The PA will support the newly aligned Acute Care Surgery Service. The PA will also be responsible for performing high-quality clinical practices and effective patient management, under physician supervision, in accordance with state regulations, including primary and secondary specialty care in clinical and/or surgical practice settings.
The Advanced Practice Provider is responsible to promote organizational values of patient and visitor satisfaction by demonstrating courtesy and respect for all their families, visitors, and other employees.
Participates in the coordination of research projects including patient enrollment and manages the associated documentation. Develops policies and procedures as needed to facilitate optimal patient care and functions as a liaison to nursing.
Participates in the coordination of research projects including patient enrollment and manages the associated documentation. Develops policies and procedures as needed to facilitate optimal patient care and functions as a liaison to nursing. Proficient in use of EPIC system.
The Advanced Practitioners will provide quality care across the continuum in collaboration with the physicians and fellows and be expected to manage patient care autonomously within the scope of their professional practice.
The Physician Assistant participates in the management of patients under the direction of a neurosurgeon, assisting in the planning, implementation, and evaluation of the diagnosis, care, and progress of the patient.
The CRNP /PA hired by the Department of Advanced Practice will be held accountable through a formal job description, through the delineation of privileges, and through their agreement with their collaborating or supervising physician who has initiated a Collaborative / Supervising Practice Agreement.
The physician assistant will assist the attending physician during electrophysiology diagnostic, interventional and research procedures performed in the interventional lab and complete procedure report forms.