Physician Assistant - Saint Louis University in St. Louis Missouri

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Saint Louis University

St. Louis, Missouri

United States


Detailed Job Description

Under administrative direction, provides medical/surgical services to orthopaedic patients with sports injuries within the scope of the supervising physician’s practice within Missouri and Illinois; assists with specific medical program and clinical operations; counsels patients regarding their health; prepares reports and summaries

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Personal Characteristics

Knowledge of medical procedures and terminology, Interpersonal/human relations skills, Verbal and written communication skills, Report preparation skills, Ability to implement and interpret policies and procedures, Ability to maintain confidentiality, Ability to stand for long periods of time, Ability to adhere to regulations in order to maintain licensure, Ability to respond to questions in a tactful and professional manner

Minimum Qualifications

Bachelor’s degree; supplemented with one (1) year related work experience; physician assistant license from the state of Missouri is required.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

Participates in and facilitates intra-operative and in-hospital care of patients; performs patient physical examinations, casting, and obtains accurate medical histories; reviews health records and assesses medical conditions; completes clinical resumes, progress notes and orders.

Performs diagnostic and therapeutic procedures as delineated by medical privileges, including initiation of emergency stabilization; records and presents data to the supervising physician; coordinates and schedules outpatient testing to facilitate prompt evaluation and treatment

Participates in outpatient clinical duties, pre and post operative, and assists with communications to referring physicians; attends and assists with preparation of conferences; maintains working knowledge of departmental policies and procedures.

Performs other duties as assigned.

Keyword Phrases

  • Orthopaedic Surgery
  • Physician Assistant
  • Embrace inclusion in diversity
  • Jesuit institution
  • Research University
  • Medical Center Staff
Employment Type:Administrative Staff
Degree Required: Bachelors
Experience: See Job Description
Level of Job: See Job Description
Salary: See Job Description
Type of School:Research University
Application Requirements: CV/Resume
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