Ascension Health Physician Assistant / Nocturnist Birmingham / St Vincent's Birmingham / Full-Time / 7 on/7 off / 80 hours Bi-Weekly in Birmingham, Alabama

Job ID: 202568

Physician Assistant / Nocturnist Birmingham / St Vincent's Birmingham / Full-Time / 7 on/7 off / 80 hours Bi-Weekly

Birmingham, Alabama

Regular

Additional Job Information

Title: Physician Assistant

City, State: Birmingham,AL

Location: St Vincent's Birmingham

Department: Nocturnist Birmingham

Additional Job Details: Full-Time,7 on/7 off, 80 hours Bi-Weekly

Marketing Statement

St. Vincent’s Health System, part of Ascension, is made up of St. Vincent’s Birmingham, St. Vincent’s Blount, St. Vincent’s East, St. Vincent’s St. Clair, St. Vincent's One Nineteen Health and Wellness, and the St. Vincent’s Ambulatory Healthcare Network, which includes a wide range of services, from family care to home health. Together, we provide a special brand of personalized, compassionate care that balances high touch with high tech, meeting the needs of people in more than 40 communities.

Job Description

Job Summary:

The Physician Assistant 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.

  • PA working at St. Vincent's Primary Care Oneonta/Snead locations responsibilities will include performing the following office surgical procedures: Debridement, suture and care of superficial wounds, removal of sutures, administration of subcutaneous local anesthesia, strapping and splinting of sprains and fractures, removal of cast, incision and drainage of superficial skin infections, biopsies and laceration repair single layer closure, and toenail removal.

  • Performs other duties as assigned.

Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):

  • BLS Provider specializing in Basic Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 1 Month (30 days) of hire date or job transfer date.

  • Certified Physician Assistant credentialed from the Alabama Board of Medical Examiners obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date.

Education:

  • Master's Level Degree

  • Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program

How To Apply

Applicants may proceed by clicking on the “Apply Now”.

To apply later, return to the Career page at www.stvhs.com

In addition, you may apply via one of our Employment computers in the following locations:

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s Birmingham, 806 St. Vincent’s Drive, Birmingham, AL 35205 (4thfloor in Building 1) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Human Resources located at St. Vincent’s East, 50 Medical Park East Drive, Suite 259, Birmingham, AL 35235 (2ndfloor) 8:00am – 2:00pm

Administration office at St. Vincent’s Blount, 150 Gilbreath Drive, Oneonta, AL 35121 9:00am-3:00pm

For questions or assistance with completing the online application, please contact Ascensionc candidate care at 855-778-6037.

Equal Employment Opportunity

As an equal opportunity employer, St. Vincent's and all its ministries comply with all applicable employment laws and regulations. In order to provide equal employment opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at St. Vincent's and all its ministries based on merit, qualifications and abilities.

Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, national origin, age or any other characteristic protected by law.

If you have additional questions about your application process , you may contact Ascension candidate care at 855-778-6037..

Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants.

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