The Physician Assistant will work with the Orthopaedic physicians to provide support and coordinate patient care.
The position will primarily work with the Orthopaedic Upper Extremity and Total Joint Reconstruction 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.
Also provides leadership and guidance in the area of outpatient care and clinical support operations, with some potential for inpatient activity for the Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation.
Works in conjunction with the Department Chairman, Vice-Chair, Department Administrator, and OHSU leadership to provide services to further the Universitys mission and goals of teaching, research, patient care, outreach and public service and the Departments/Hospitals goal of providing effective, efficient care. Provides clinical modeling and education to departmental staff and house staff as outlined.
Master's degree and current Physician Assistant license and registration with the Oregon Board of Medical Examiners
Clinical experience as an APP that demonstrates ability to fulfill responsibilities
Prescriptive authority (DEA License)
Current CPR Certification
Computer/word processing skills
Ability to multi-task and prioritize and to work as a team member in an interdisciplinary setting
Demonstrable effective communications, both verbal and written
Apply here online. Please be sure to submit a cover letter and resume/CV.
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