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Physician Assistant - Direct Hire
Responsibilities: Perform physical examination on patients relevant to the presenting complaint or symptom, or a complete physical exam if indicated. Order diagnostic tests, including blood tests and x-rays, and interpret the results under the direct supervision of a physician. Maintain meticulous records of history, physicalexam, differential diagnosis, and treatment plan under direct supervision of a physician. Perform diagnostic procedures within level of training and expertise, and as outlined on the practice agreement and written protocol with the supervising physician. Provide immunization in accordance with National immunization guidelines. Offer counseling and education to patients and their families. Prescribe medicines to patients as appropriate.
Requirements: 2 years' clinical experience. Bachelor's degree, together with a certificate from completing an American Medical Association approved physician assistant program. Ability to work with little or no supervision, and to take initiative. Demonstrated professionalism, confidence, and sincerity while quickly and positively engaging patients. High level of interpersonal skills to ability to handle sensitive and confidential situations and documentation.