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90448 - This is a great opportunity for the Pediatric Physician Assistant with First Assist experience to join the Neurosurgery team at this leading academic children's hospital in Florida. The Pediatric Physician Assistant in Neurosurgery assists board-certified neurosurgeons as they perform leading edge, technologically advanced procedures for pediatric patients with common to complex neurological conditions and diseases that require surgery. This position reports to and is under the supervision of the attending physician.
Provide competent first assist surgical services in the Neurosurgery setting
Obtain pre-operative histories and perform physical examinations
Write admitting, pre-op, post-op and procedure orders for patient care
Evaluate and manage patients
Make hospital rounds with physicians
Perform after hours on-call duties for calls from patients and nursing personnel
Graduate of a Master's level accredited educational program for Physician Assistants, required
Current certification by the National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants, required
Clear and active Physician Assistant license in the State of Florida, required
Current BCLS, PALS and ACLS certifications, required
Minimum of 3 years of Physician Assistant experience, preferably in Pediatrics, required
Experience in Pediatric Neurosurgery, preferred
Join this leading children's hospital as a physician assistant and become part of a premier pediatric health care system that is ranked nationally among Best Children's Hospitals for 2017-18 by U.S. News & World Report, and it has achieved Magnet designation for quality patient care, nursing excellence, and innovations in professional nursing practice The new state-of-the-art 100 bed hospital is part of a 60 acre pediatric health campus that includes a new children's clinic an ambulatory diagnostic center, the area's only pediatric emergency department, and extensive research and education facilities They pride themselves on treating every child as if they were their own.
For more information please contact Melnic Consulting Group, Jill Gilliland at Jill@melnic.com or 800-886-7906. Thank you.