ADVANCED CARE PRACTITIONER

Employer
Location
Tampa, Florida
Salary
Not Specified
Posted
Oct 05, 2016
Closes
Nov 12, 2016
Ref
1510830.2
Industry
Healthcare
Category
Healthcare

ADVANCED CARE PRACTITIONER(

Job Number: 1510830)

Description

The Advanced Care Practitoner (ACP) - Physician Assistant in Orthopedic Surgery extends the services of physicians by providing assessment and management of patient care. Services that this position may provide include physical exams, interpreting diagnostic tests and counseling patients about treatment. This position may also provide coordination and clinical services across the continuum of care for patients, and also focuses on patient wellness and disease prevention. This position operates under physician directed protocols for all Advanced Care Practitioner - Physician Assistant duties. This position has a clinic-based focus and is located at the Orthopedic Surgery offices in Tampa near St. Joseph's Hospital - Main Campus. The duties include general orthopedic hospital rounds, back-up to Orthopedic Trauma physician assistant for orthopedic trauma call. Approximately 10 percent of position involves time spent in operating room.

Qualifications

Certifications and LicensuresRequiredPA (Physician Assistant)
Education
RequiredBachelor'sPhysician Assistant
ExperiencePreferred1 yearClinical Related
Specific SkillsRequiredCustomer service skillsRequiredWritten and verbal communication skillsRequiredInterpersonal skillsRequiredWork independentlyRequiredWork with a teamRequiredCritical thinking skillsRequiredOrganizational skillsRequiredComputer skills appropriate to positionRequiredKnowledge of regulatory standards appropriate to positionRequiredMedical terminology use and understanding

Organization: 4310-BAYCARE MEDICAL GROUP INC

Primary Location: FL-Tampa-BayCare Medical Group Physician PracticeSchedule: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday

Shift: DaysShift Hours: 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Weekend Work: Occasional

On Call: Yes