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Type: Full Time
Location: Richmond, Virginia
Company: VCU Health System (Medical College of Virginia)
Facility: VCU Health System - MCV Physicians at Richmond
Department: INT MED-GEN INT MED
VCU Health Systems General Internal Medicine Department is seeking a full time Physician
Assistant to provide medical care and treatment at our Outpatient Sickle Cell Clinic under the supervision of physician(s). Provides
diagnostic, therapeutic and/or preventive healthcare service, as delegated by a
physician. May perform any or all of the following: histories and physicals;
order and interpret tests; make preliminary diagnosis; treat injuries/illness;
assist with surgical procedures; counsel patient and/or prescribe medication
and those invasive procedures defined by the Virginia Board of Medicine.
Works collaboratively with the medical team to deliver organized, timely, cost
effective and quality patient care. May supervise support staff.
Assistant will provide patient care under defined departmental and state
approved scope of practice and under the supervision of an attending
physician(s). The level of supervision will be commensurate with the complexity
of the patients condition and as approved by the Board of Medicine. These
protocols are acknowledged by the Physician Assistant and all of the
making in collaboration with physicians and daily prioritization of activities.
May supervise and/or
coordinate the activities of other medical and support staff as it relates to
Based on area of
assignment, may be required to work evenings, nights, weekends and holidays and
required to take call.
Work schedules are
subject to change based on patient and service needs.
Graduate of an
accredited Physician Assistant Program
of the Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam (PANCE)
Current license as a
Physician Assistant by the Virginia Board of Medicine
Current CPR and BLS
certification where needed
authority/licensure by the Virginia Board of Medicine
accordance with medical staff by-laws for specific job title
experience with the population served
Three (3) years of
previous clinical experience with the population served
Previous experience in
an academic healthcare system
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