PA PICU Job Req 90633

Jobs Home    |   TX Houston    |  Physician Assistant |  PICU

This is a great opportunity for a Physician Assistant with critical care experience to join the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit team at this leading academic children's hospital. In consultation with and under the direct supervision of the attending physician, the PICU Physician Assistant in this fast paced, critical care setting provides coverage for critically ill children with a variety of injuries and acute chronic illnesses. Some are recovering from surgery, and others may be undergoing special diagnostic procedures.

Responsibilities

Responsibilities of the Physician Assistant in the PICU Job:
Obtain comprehensive histories and perform physical examinations
Order, perform and review appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures
Create, implement, and monitor plans of care based on assessment and diagnosis
Initiate and change orders for tests and patient care based on the patient's condition
Identify and document changes or abnormal findings in patient condition using appropriate problem solving skills and experience
Provide education and support for PICU patients and their families
Be an educational resource for other members of the healthcare team
Participate in departmental education opportunities and hospital-wide and departmental committees
Actively participate in APP administrative meetings regarding the practice and development of critical care
Actively pursue educational opportunities for ongoing professional growth and development

Qualifications

Qualification Requirements for the Physician Assistant in the PICU Job:
Current Physician Assistant license in the State of Texas
Current national PA certification
Current BLS and PALS certifications
Current DEA and DPS certifications

Education Requirements

Education Requirements for the Physician Assistant in the PICU Job:
Graduate of a Master's level academic program for Physician Assistants

Hospital/Clinic Description

Join this 31 bed Pediatric Intensive Care Unit as the Physician Assistant in this leading academic children's hospital that provides the best critical care treatment available for acutely or chronically ill children requiring complex medical intensive care. This leading academic children's hospital is ranked as the best children's hospital in Texas and ranks number 4 in the nation in U.S. News & World Report's Best Children's Hospitals for 2019-20. It has achieved Magnet status, the highest national recognition granted to a hospital or medical center for nursing excellence, quality nursing care and innovations in professional nursing practice, and it is ranked in the top ten children's hospitals in the U.S. by Parents magazine.
For more information, please contact Sharla Jepkes, Candidate Manager, Melnic Healthcare Providers Community, at sharla@melnic.com or (800) 886-7906. Thank you.

Experience

Experience Requirements for the Physician Assistant in the PICU Job:
Two years of Physician Assistant experience in pediatric intensive care is required for this position

Skills

Pediatric intensive Care Unit; Physician Assistant

Interested in this position?

Complete the following form to learn more!

Related Jobs - Physician Assistant Role

Jobs Location Role Department
Pediatric Physician Assistant Cardiac Intensive Care & Cardiac Care Unit Job Req 91496 IL Chicago Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
PA Hospitalist Job Req 92730 HI Honolulu Physician Assistant Hospitalist
Pediatric Physician Assistant CVICU Job Req 92150 TX Dallas Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
Peds Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU Job Req 92618 OH Cincinnati Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
Peds Physician Assistant Cardiac Surgery Req 92644 WA Seattle Physician Assistant Cardiac Surgery
PA Level IV NICU Req 92396 IL Chicago Physician Assistant NICU Level IV
PA CVICU and CCU Req 92445 NE Omaha Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
Pediatric PA Cardiac Intensive Care Unit Job Req 92135 TX Houston Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
PA Cardiac Surgery Job Req 92566 PA Hershey Physician Assistant Cardiac Surgery
Pediatric Physician Assistant Pulmonary Transitional Care Req 92370 OH Cincinnati Physician Assistant Intermediate care
PA Cardiac Surgery CABG Req 92411 FL Ft Lauderdale Physician Assistant Cardiac Surgery
Peds Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU Job Req 92623 CA Palo Alto Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
PA Surgical NICU Job Req 91601 PA Philadelphia Physician Assistant NICU Level IV
Adult PA- Heart and Vascular Institute ICU job Req 92750 PA Hershey Physician Assistant Critical Care
Pediatric Physician Assist CVICU Req 92733 MD Baltimore Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
PA Cardiac Care Unit CCU Req 92323 PA Philadelphia Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
Physician Assistant PICU Job Req 91586 WA Seattle Physician Assistant PICU
Physician Assistant Behavioral Health Psych Clinic Job Req 91641 NM Rio Rancho Physician Assistant Behavioral Health Psych
Pediatric Physician Assistant CVICU Job Req 92198 DE Wilmington Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
PA Intermediate Care Unit Req 92343 TN Memphis Physician Assistant Intermediate care
Pediatric Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Care Unit Job Req 92332 PA Philadelphia Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
PA PICU Job Req 92754 CA Palo Alto Physician Assistant PICU
PA PICU Job Req 92695 TN Memphis Physician Assistant PICU
PA Cardiac Care Unit Req 92514 TN Memphis Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
Physician Assistant Neonatal Intensive Care Level IV NICU Job Req 90782 OH Cincinnati Physician Assistant NICU Level IV
PA PICU Job Req 91610 FL Orlando Physician Assistant PICU
Peds Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU Job Req 92617 CA Long Beach Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
PA PICU Job Req 90633 TX Houston Physician Assistant PICU
PA Med Surg Job Req 92160 MD Baltimore Physician Assistant Med Surg
PA First Assist Cardiothoracic Surgery Req 92134 CA Long Beach Physician Assistant Cardiac Surgery
PA First Assist CT Surgery Req 92448 OH Cincinnati Physician Assistant Cardiac Surgery
PA Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit Job Req 92594 FL Orlando Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
Pediatric Physician Assistant CVICU Job Req 92450 AZ Phoenix Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit
PA PICU Job Req 92727 FL Tampa Physician Assistant PICU
PA PICU Job Req 90833 PA Philadelphia Physician Assistant PICU
PA Cardiac Care Unit CCU Req 92306 TX Dallas Physician Assistant Cardiac ICU and Cardiac Care Unit