The appointee shall provide services as assigned by the supervisor in furtherance of the universitys missions and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service. The position will primarily work with the Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle and Sarcoma programs with some small support (less than 5%) to other Orthopaedic services as needed such as 1st Assist in the OR and backup triage support. This position will be providing clinical support for multiple locations, including our main campus and off-site clinic locations.
Work with the Orthopaedic physicians to provide support and coordinate patient care.
Provide leadership and guidance in the area of outpatient care and clinical support operations, with some potential for inpatient activity for the Department of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation.
Provide clinical modeling and education to departmental staff and house staff.
Deliver preventive, primary and acute healthcare services to individuals of all ages; provide advanced education to students, peers and others; and contribute to new knowledge with the option of participating in research activities.
Current Physician Assistant license and registration with the Oregon Board of Medical Examiners as a licensed Physician Assistant
1 5 years ofclinical experience as an APP that demonstrates ability to fulfill responsibilities for the specific role.
Prescriptive authority (DEA License)
Current CPR Certification
Ability to multi-task and prioritize
Ability to work as a team member an interdisciplinary setting
Demonstrated effective communications in verbal, written and electronic media
Computer/word processing skills
Previous experience as a Physician Assistant in an academic setting
Previous Physician Assistant experience in Foot and Ankle and/or Orthopaedic Sarcoma programs
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