Physician Assistant - Specialty Practice- Physical Medicine and Rehab
- Location: Roanoke, VA
- Posted: Aug 1, 2019
Carilion Clinic in Roanoke, Virginia has a Physician Assistant opportunity available in inpatient rehab. You'll become part of the rehab team and work closely with our physicians & advanced care practitioners, therapists and nursing staff to help our patients meet their rehab goals and return home with their loved ones. Work with physicians to manage the patients and complete H&Ps, daily notes, and discharge summaries. You will spend time with the patients and their families to help them understand their illness/injuries and their rehab plan. Our patients have an interesting mix of rehab diagnoses including stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputation and debility and complex medical issues including renal disease, hypertension, congestive heart failure, diabetes, etc, so you will have the opportunity to maintain your basic medical skills and add new rehab skills too. Hours are Monday- Sunday- 7 on 7 off; 7am to 7pm.
Treat patients with more than medical expertise. Treat them with respect, dignity, kindness, and empathy as part of the team at Carilion Clinic. Our community-based healthcare network includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. This is your opportunity to join a Joint Commission-accredited region leader that has been cited as a Top 10 Hospital in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report.
Based in Roanoke, Virginia, we invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Join our award-winning organization, and learn we can improve the quality of your career experience with extensive training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art technology.
Education: Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program required.
Experience: Clinical experience appropriate to specific practice/ department preferred
Licensure/Certification: Current Physician Assistants license (PA) required. DEA licensure required. AHA BLS-HCP certification required. Advanced life support is preferred and is required for those who may use a defibrillator in their practice.
Other: Meets credentialing requirements. Qualifies for malpractice insurance and is accepted by Carilion Clinics malpractice insurance carrier. Ability to work collaboratively with physicians and other health care providers. Maintains open and supportive communications between all department members and other employees, patients and their family members. Commitment to continued professional development.
Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:
CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.
Courage: Doing whats right for our patients without question.
Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.
Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.
Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.
Requisition Number: 27147
Employment Status: Full time
Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
Shift Details: Primarily day shift; 8-5
Recruiter: KARYN B FARRELL
Recruiter Phone: 540-224-5383
Recruiter Email: KBFarrell@carilionclinic.org
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An organization where innovation happens, collaboration is expected and ideas are valued. A not-for-profit, mission-driven health system built on progress and partnerships. A courageous team that is always learning, never discouraged and forever curious.
Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., you will find a robust system of award winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
Carilion is where you can make your own path, make new discoveries and, most importantly, make a difference. Here, in a place where the air is clean, people are kind and life is good. Make your tomorrow with us.
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