Physician Assistant, Urgent Care - South Weymouth & Pembroke at Brigham & Women's Physicians Organization(BWPO)

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Location: Weymouth, Massachusetts





Job Description:

About Us



Brigham and Women's Harbor Medical Associates, a member of Mass General Brigham Medical Group, is a multispecialty, primary care practice with more than 65 physicians. We have several offices across the South Shore and are affiliated with Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Brigham Cancer Center, and South Shore Hospital.


We believe that patient care comes first. Our physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, nurses, and support staff recognize the importance of prompt, expert, and compassionate care for patients whose needs span from general health maintenance to treatment for complex medical problems.



The Opportunity



We are seeking a 30-Hour Physician Assistant to join our Urgent Care team at Harbor Medical Associates. Our Urgent Care centers are designed to provide service for minor conditions such as allergies, respiratory infections, sore throats, sports injuries, minor cuts and bruises, and various illnesses requiring immediate non-emergency medical care. The Center provides healthcare for all ages, 6 months and older, and radiology and laboratory services are available on-site.


Weekly schedules are flexible and will consist of (3) 10-hour shifts. This hire will be required to work on Fridays and 1 in 3 weekends per month. Our providers rotate between our two locations: 541 Main Street, South Weymouth, MA 02190 and 15 Corporate Park Dr, Pembroke, MA 02359. Our centers are staffed Monday-Friday from 8 AM to 8 PM, Saturdays from 9 AM to 4 PM, and Sundays from 9 AM to 2 PM.


Because patients typically come to us when they aren't feeling their best, it is incredibly important to us that our staff members strive to provide the compassion and emotional support our patients need.


Are you ready to bring your talent to this team and join us in driving medicine forward? In this role, you will have access to a competitive benefits package tailored to meet your needs!



Duties and Responsibilities



  • Provides direct care, counseling, and teaching to the patient population in the ambulatory setting

  • Performs complete histories and physical examinations

  • Orders, interprets, and evaluates appropriate laboratory and diagnostic tests

  • Develops appropriate plans of care and follow-up based on the outcomes of diagnostic, laboratory, and physical examination findings

  • Orders medications and writes prescriptions according to organizational and regulatory policies and procedures

  • Consistently provides high quality and timely documentation

  • Performs bedside procedures as are appropriate to the patient population

  • Adheres to all established safety policies, procedures, and precautions

  • Demonstrates understanding of procedures, policies, and documentation required to ensure compliance with standards of care






Qualifications

Qualifications




Education:



  • Required to have completed a Master's Degree program accredited by the Accreditation and Review Committee for Physician Assistants (ARC-PA) or other accrediting agency as may qualify a graduate to sit for the NCCPA certifying examination


License:



  • Must be currently licensed in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts as a Physician Assistant.

  • Must have or eligible for, and maintain, a current DEA registration and Massachusetts Controlled Substance Registration


Experience:



  • Previous Urgent Care or Emergency Room experience preferred

  • Must be comfortable treating pediatric patients






EEO Statement

Brigham and Women's Physicians Organization is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, age, veteran status, disability unrelated to job requirements, genetic information, military service, or other protected status.
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