In this role, the selected candidate will instruct and counsel patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens, normal growth and development, family planning, emotional problems of daily living, and health maintenance and other relevant patient education.
The role of a Physician Assistant (PA)/ Nurse Practitioner (NP) is to improve patient care, support patient and staff education, facilitate communication among members of the care team, and help optimize the experience of patients receiving surgical services from the hospital.
The Physician Assistant delivers primary health care to adults by assessing physical and psychosocial conditions, such as acute or chronic illness or injuries, and providing medical consultation and treatment under physician supervision.
In this role, you will work closely with other members of the cancer care team who provide clinical trials coordination, multispecialty tumor boards, supportive care, palliative care, and survivorship.
In this role, the selected candidate will perform admission evaluation on patients to include: obtaining basic medical information and history, reviewing patient's medical record, performing physical exam, documenting findings into patient medical record, and reporting deviations from normal findings to attending physician.
The Physician Assistant assumes personal responsibility and accountability for decisions regarding initiation of, or changes in, treatment of their patients with guidance from their supervising physician.
In this role, the selected candidate will serve as a member of the cross-functional team of providers, consulting with midlevels on the assessment, management and treatment of complicated cases, chart review, co-signing, and case conferences.