Ascension Health Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner / Cardiothoracic Surgery / CSM Milwaukee / FT 40 Hrs Weekly in Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Job ID: 255116

Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner / Cardiothoracic Surgery / CSM Milwaukee / FT 40 Hrs Weekly

Milwaukee, Wisconsin

Regular/Day

Additional Job Information

Title: Physician Assistant-Specialty

City, State: Milwaukee,WI

Location: Wisconsin Cardiology

Department: WI Card Milwaukee

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,Day, 40 hours,Weekly

Generally M-F - daytime hours (start and end times dependent upon surgery schedule, clinic schedules, the role in which the provider is functioning on a given day, etc.); evening/night call; rotating weekend and holiday call.

Job Description

Job Summary:

Provides direct diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services under the supervision of a physician.

Responsibilities:

  • Obtains patient history and performs assessment. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic procedures.

  • Provides and documents direct treatment and management of health conditions.

  • Provides counseling and education of patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.

  • Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and care.

  • Diagnoses and treats medically complex problems specific to the specialty or subspecialty.

  • Serves as a formal and informal resource to first line providers, ancillary personnel and the community regarding initial management decisions; facilitates appropriate referrals based on specialty practice guidelines.

  • Provides hospital call and rounding responsibilities.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. This certification is required only at Cardiac Rhythm Specialists clinic locations.

  • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

  • Registered Drug Enforcement Admin with Prescriptive Authority obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • National Provider ID obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Licensed Physician Assistant credentialed from the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Diploma

  • Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program required by date of hire Master's Degree preferred

Work Experience:

  • Cardiothoracic Surgery practice experience preferred

Equal Employment Opportunity

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