Physician Assistant

  • Title: Physician Assistant
  • Type: Full-Time
  • Location: Center City, Philadelphia, PA
  • Salary Range: $42 - $44 per hour
  • Post Date: 11/22/2013

Healthcare-StaffingWork in a satisfying and rewarding field as a Physician Assistant! Positions are available for a full time opportunity lasting 3 months in the center city Philadelphia area. Our Physician Assistants are able to see the difference they make in their patient’s lives on a day-to-day basis! Contact us today to experience our staff’s endless commitment to enhancing your career and help you get the work YOU WANT!

Job Descriptions:
Under the supervision of licensed physician, the Physician Assistant acts as liaison between chart reviewers and Provider of Care clinical staff regarding any clinical questions. As a subject expert guides Nurses regarding chart review clinical questions. The Physician Assistant must be knowledgeable about patient care principles and theories, current methods and techniques of practice, contacts. Requests and evaluates appropriate diagnostic and screening procedures as indicated. Interprets the patient’s response to treatment plan. Determines which problems should be evaluated by a physician or other allied health personnel and makes appropriate recommendations. Conducts clinical assessment of chronic condition related to CMS HCC coding requirements. Emphasizes health education and preventive health measures.  Provides health education programs to clients and to the community in either an individual or group workshop format.  Assists family in planning for their health care needs. Maintains current knowledge of practice through comprehensive review of literature in order to plan for and to reassess future health needs of family and clients. The Physician Assistant performs a wide variety of clinical research and analysis related to patient care activities in accordance with scope of practice and licensure guidelines.

Job Requirements

  • Graduate of an accredited program leading to certification as a Physician’s Assistant required.
  • Certification as a Physician’s Assistant by the Pennsylvania Board of Medical Education and Licensure required.
  • Previous clinical experience.
  • Previous experience in clinical coding/clinical outcomes research is required
  • Pay rate: $40-$42/hour

If you meet the above requirements we want to hear from you! Interested candidates please email a current resume to Laura@protocallgroup.com

The Protocall Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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