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Qualifications

  • Physician Assistant License (Required)
  • Physician assistant: 5 years (Required)

Benefits

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
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Full Job Description

Overview:

Our client, a Medical Center facility under the aegis of a California Public Ivy university and one of largest health delivery systems in California, seeks an accomplished Sr Physician Assistant.

*** Candidate must be authorized to work in USA without requiring sponsorship ***

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*** Location: Los Angeles, CA 90024

*** Duration: Permanent / Fulltime

Notes:

· Schedule: Variable shifts with CALL, Holidays and Weekends as assigned.

· Interview Process: The applicant will be interviewed by the department representative. Applicants selected to move forward will then be interviewed by members of the clinical team (RNs, CSTs, NP/PAs), followed by an interview with a surgeon representative.

Description:

· Major functions include serving as a Physician Assistant for the Cardiothoracic Surgical Service under the general supervision of the Medical Director.

· Assist in the operating room, coordinate the care of adult and pediatric cardiothoracic patients, and provide patient/family education to promote a smooth transition from admission to discharge.

· Provide a discharge plan, providing detailed discharge instructions.

· Major functions include collaborating with interdisciplinary team members, leading the rotational mentoring program, participating in clinical trials, showing initiative in developing and implementing positive improvements for the allied health team.

· Take a leadership role in research, teaching, and publishing.

Qualifications:

· Senior PA: must have a minimum of 5 years relevant PA exp.

· CA PA License required.

· National Board Certification required.

· BCLS and ACLS.

· Graduated from an accredited PA program required (master’s degree in PA program preferred).

· Minimum 2 years’ experience preferred, including assisting in CT surgeries, EVH and endo radial artery harvesting preferred Previous PA experienced.

· Required knowledge of cardiopulmonary anatomy and physiology.

· Required skill in physical assessment and nursing care of cardiac surgery patients-required Skill in teaching.

· Required knowledge, skill, and ability to perform patient history and physical assessment.

· Required skill and ability in written and verbal communication.

· Required knowledge of interdisciplinary resources needed to coordinate patient care and facilitate referral.

· Required skill in removal of chest tubes, temporary pacing wires, and sutures/staples required.

· Required knowledge and skill in wound care and treatment.

· Required skill in organizing and prioritizing.

· Required ability to read, interpret, apply, and or follow physician orders, policies, procedures, and written/verbal instructions.

· Required knowledge of company policies and procedures.

· Ability to work varying shifts.

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I’d love to talk to you if you think this position is right up your alley, and assure a prompt communication, whichever direction. If you’re looking for rewarding employment and a company that puts its employees first, we’d like to work with you.

Satwinder “Sat” Singh

Lead Technical Recruiter

Company Overview:

Amerit Consulting is an extremely fast-growing staffing and consulting firm. Amerit Consulting was founded in 2002 to provide consulting, temporary staffing, direct hire, and payrolling services to Fortune 500 companies nationally, as well as small to mid-sized organizations on a local & regional level. Currently, Amerit has over 2,000 employees in 47 states. We develop and implement solutions that help our clients operate more efficiently, deliver greater customer satisfaction, and see a positive impact on their bottom line. We create value by bringing together the right people to achieve results. Our clients and employees say they choose to work with Amerit because of how we work with them – with service that exceeds their expectations and a personal commitment to their success. Our deep expertise in human capital management has fueled our expansion into direct hire placements, temporary staffing, contract placements, and additional staffing and consulting services that propel our clients’ businesses forward.

Amerit Consulting provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment and prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.

This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation and training.

Applicants, with criminal histories, are considered in a manner that is consistent with local, state and federal laws.

Job Type: Full-time

Benefits:

  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance

Healthcare setting:

  • Hospital

Medical specialties:

  • Cardiology

Schedule:

  • 8 hour shift
  • Monday to Friday

Experience:

  • Physician Assistant: 5 years (Required)

License/Certification:

  • Physician Assistant License (Required)

Ability to Commute:

  • Los Angeles, CA (Required)

Work Location: In person