Physician Assistant Inpatient and Outpatient Positions - Gainesville
Company: UF Health Shands at the University of Florida (Gai
Posted on: June 23, 2022
Job Opening Summary
For Inpatient assignment, assists the attending physician in the
care and management of patients on Inpatient units within the
hospital. This includes making patient rounds, contributing to the
decisions for daily care, writing orders, interacting with
consultants, and facilitating and coordinating the scheduling of
therapeutic and diagnostic tests and procedures. Will make frequent
bedside visits to assess the status of patients and direct care
accordingly. May also see patients in the clinic environment.
For Emergency Dept. assignment assists the Emergency Department
physicians in the comprehensive medical care of the patient, in the
emergency department and the chest pain observation unit and in any
role the supervisory physician deems appropriate and consistent
with applicable law, hospital regulation and licensure and clinical
privileges. The incumbent will consult with the supervisory
physician to determine the most appropriate care for patients.
Acute Care ARNP or PA required.
For Clinic assignment, under supervision of an attending physician
this position will provide diagnostic and therapeutic health care
coverage for patients which will include but not be limited to
taking medical histories, performing physical examinations,
coordinating lab tests, diagnostic studies, prescribing
medications, and providing assistance to the patient regarding a
plan of treatment and education. Other duties may include sharing
call hours, phone coverage, and seeing admitted patients within the
For ICU assignment, assists the attending ICU physician in the care
and management of patients. This includes making patient rounds,
contributing to the decisions for daily care, writing orders,
interacting with consultants, and facilitating and coordinating the
scheduling of therapeutic and diagnostic tests and procedures. Will
make frequent bedside visits to assess the status of patients and
direct care accordingly. Acute Care ARNP or PA required. Acute Care
ARNP or PA required.
Job Opening Qualifications
Minimum Education and Experience Requirements:
Masters degree from an accredited Physician Assistant program.
Credentialing: Must meet requirements set forth by the Medical
Staff Office to obtain and retain privileges to practice as a
Physician Assistant within UF Health Shands Hospital and/or the
Shands UF Healthcare Network, as applicable.
Specific Area or Specialty --/-- Additional Requirements:
Adult ICUs --/-- PA-C required. ICU Experience preferred.
Emergency Medicine --/-- PA-C required. Emergency Medicine
Pediatric ICU --/-- PA-C required.
Neonatal ICU --/-- NNP or PNP-AC required. NICU experience
Surgical/Operative Adult --/-- PA-C required.
Adult Clinic/Primary Care --/-- PA-C required.
Pediatric Clinic/Primary Care --/-- PA-C required.
Nurse Midwife --/-- CNM or APRN with Florida license to practice
Psychology/Psychiatry --/-- PA-C required.
Motor Vehicle Operator Designation:
Employees in this position:
Will not operate vehicles for an assigned business purpose
NOTE: A frequent driver is defined as one who uses his/her personal
or Shands automobile a) at least once daily, b) at least five
individual trips per week or c) drives, on average, over 150 miles
per week in the performance of his/her job.
Current and clear license (or eligible to be licensed) as a
Physician Assistant (PA) in the State of Florida. BLS is
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