Experience:
No experience
Employment Type:
Full time
Posted:
2/8/2018
Job Category:
Health Care Provider
Physician Assistant - ED
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Hennepin County Medical Center | Minneapolis, MN
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Job Description

SUMMARY

Hennepin County Medical Center has an opportunity available for a Physician Assistant in our Emergency Medicine Department. Clinical coverage will be by rotating shifts spanning 24 hours per day, 7 days per week. Schedule is 15 9-hour shifts per month and every other weekend.

RESPONSIBILITIES

* Perform physical examination and record history
* Write route orders to appropriate laboratory and radiological studies
* Perform therapeutic and diagnostic procedures as directed by the physician including but not limited to:
* wound care dressing
* venipuncture
* starting intravenous lines
* bladder catheterization
* suturing lacerations
* pelvic examinations and testing
* incision and drainage of abscesses
* immobilizing fractures and other musculoskeletal problems through the use of splinting and casting

QUALIFICATIONS

Minimum Qualifications:

* Masters degree from an accredited Physician Assistant program
* Current (or eligibility for) license to practice as a Physician Assistant in the State of Minnesota

Preferred Qualifications:

* Previous experience working in Emergency Medicine
* Knowledge of electronic medical documentation system/software

Positions at Hennepin County Medical Center are credentialed through the Office of the Medical Staff in accordance with its policies.