Penn Medicine Physician Assistant Hospitalis in West Chester, Pennsylvania
Physician Assistant Hospitalis
Job ID :98459
Job Category: Nurse Practitioner/ Physician Assistant
Specialty Area: Nurse Pract/ Phys Asst -Inpatient
Primary Shift: Day
Work Schedule: Full time
Penn Medicine Entity: Chester County Hospital
Location: West Chester, PA
Address: 701 E Marshall St
Education Required: Per Position Description
Experience Required: Per Position Description
Employment Type: Full-Time Regular
Penn Medicine is dedicated to our tripartite mission of providing the highest level of care to patients, conducting innovative research, and educating future leaders in the field of medicine. Working for this leading academic medical center means collaboration with top clinical, technical and business professionals across all disciplines.
Today at Penn Medicine, someone will make a breakthrough. Someone will heal a heart, deliver hopeful news, and give comfort and reassurance. Our employees shape our future each day. Are you living your life's work?
Position Description :
General Summary Statement
The Physician Assistant (PA-C)/Nurse Practitioner (CRNP) is a member of the hospitalist team and is responsible for co-management of adult patients under the hospital’s care. The PA-C/CRNP works collaboratively with the hospitalist physicians to perform physical exams, collect and analyze data, formulate medical diagnoses, perform approved diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, order laboratory studies, prescribe appropriate interventions and medications, document patient history/diagnoses/treatment plan electronically and provide direct patient care and counseling.
Minimum Requirements :
Current licensure as a Physician Assistant (PA) in the state of Pennsylvania
National Certification as an NCCPA
Completion of an accredited Nurse Practitioner Program in acute care
Current licensure as a CRNP in the state of PA
National Certification as an NP
Acute Care Certification
BCLS, ACLS Certification
Must demonstrate and maintain all credentialing and licensing requirements of the Pennsylvania State Board of Medicine.
Additional Information :
We believe that the best care for our patients starts with the best care for our employees. Our employee benefits programs help our employees get healthy and stay healthy. We offer a comprehensive compensation and benefits program that includes one of the finest prepaid tuition assistance programs in the region. Penn Medicine employees are actively engaged and committed to our mission. Together we will continue to make medical advances that help people live longer, healthier lives.
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