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90173 - We currently have several opportunities for experienced Physician Assistants to join the Hematology Oncology team at a leading academic medical center and its various satellite locations in the Mid-Atlantic region of the U.S. where patients receive the latest therapies and treatment for cancer and blood disorders. The Physician Assistant in this role is skilled in assessment, diagnosis, and management of illness in the hematology oncology patient, and is responsible for the direct care and clinical management of adult cancer patients in the inpatient and outpatient settings. This is a full time 8 hour position with no weekends or call.
Obtain patient histories
Perform physical examinations
Order, perform and interpret diagnostic and therapeutic tests and procedures
Prescribe pharmacologic and non pharmacologic interventions
Perform therapeutic or corrective measures to treat conditions
Provide education and support for patients and their families
Collaborate with the oncology and healthcare teams to provide superior care
Participate in research programs, including design, implementation and interpretation
Graduate of a Master's level accredited program for Physician Assistants, required
Current Physician Assistant licensure in the State of Pennsylvania, required
Current CPR certification, required
Previous Physician Assistant experience, required
Experience as a physician assistant and/or experience in a clinical setting, preferred
Oncology or internal medicine experience, highly preferred
This leading academic children's hospital is a global leader in providing family-centered health care to patients and their families from around the world. Ranked on the nation's top hospitals on U.S. News and World Report's Best Hospitals for 2016-17, this healthcare leader is ranked #23 in cancer care. A leading research institute and teaching hospital, it has attained Magnet status for quality patient care, nursing excellence and innovations in professional nursing practice.
For more information, please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland, at email@example.com or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.