Emergency Medicine - Physician Assistant

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/17/17
Healthcare IT
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 11/17/17

Home to the University of Arizona, Tucson is located in the Sonoran Desert surrounded by the beautiful Santa Catalina Mountains. The revitalized downtown with its motorized street cars offers incredible nightlife, excellent restaurants, vintage shopping, and art galleries galore. With more than 350 days of sun per year, outdoor activities abound including hiking, rock climbing, biking, and star gazing after the beautiful sunsets. These are only some of the reasons Tucson was selected by Business week magazine as one of the Best Places to Raise Kids. 

As an Advanced Practitioner with Sound Physicians, you will work in an environment that promotes the Sound Core Values of integrity, teamwork, service, quality and innovation enjoying a sustainable career. You are joining an organization that has proven success in the acute episode of care (hospital medicine, critical care medicine, and transitional care medicine). We are focused on helping you build your emergency medicine career. Be a part of building the foundation of Sound's brand in emergency medicine and play an integral role in establishing our culture for the emergency medicine team and patient experience.

The Team – The Hospital

  • 486 bed hospital; 50 bed ED
  • Bedside Ultrasound
  • CT/Ultrasound 24/7
  • 3 Cath Labs
  • Excellent back up
  • Sound Physicians staff and manages the hospital medicine program
  • Volume of ED – 46,000 annually
  • 60 hours of physician coverage; 9 hour shifts
  • 22 Hours of APP coverage; 10 and 12 hour shifts
  • High Acuity
  • Cerner EMR
  • ACLS/BLS/PALS  required
  • Current, unrestricted license in Tucson required
  • Prefer 1+ years’ experience


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