Seeking full time Thoracic Surgery PA for the inpatient floor service -- round with the supervising attending surgeons, while providing them with pertinent information; manage patient's problems effectively, with a fair amount of autonomy; write daily progress notes and ensure labs and studies are reviewed and treated accordingly; remove and place chest tubes; replace feeding/j-tubes when needed; triage outpatient phone calls; field Thoracic consults and develop appropriate plans, prior to discussing with the surgeons; discharge and admit patients. Will follow patients into the OR as needed. Thoracic Surgery Operating Room - document pre-op H&P; adequately position patients; effectively first assist the surgeons if needed; write post-op orders; discharge patients when specified. Prefer experience due to autonomous nature.
1-3 years of experience Formal Physician Assistant training from an accredited program with NCCPA certification
Equal Opportunity Employer - minorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity.
Location/Region: Cleveland, OH (US - 44101)