Physician Assistant - Hospitalist
Company: Upper Chesapeak Health
Location: Bel Air
Posted on: August 7, 2022
JOB SUMMARY: Under general direction, this role is a Dependent
Licensed Provider responsible for diagnosing and treating patients
independently and in collaboration with physician(s) and
colleagues. The position provides continuity of patient care by
facilitating and coordinating communication between the healthcare
team, the patient, and the patient's family. This role coordinates
care to ensure quality, cost effective care, appropriate length of
stay, patient safety and excellent customer service. Weekday,
weekend, shift work, holiday and on-call may be required.
MINIMUM KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Education & Training: Master of Science degree with completion of
an approved physician assistant program. National certification and
approved Delegation Agreement to work under the supervision of a
physician by the Maryland Board of Physicians. NPI number, DEA and
CDS required. BLS required. ACLS required.
Work Orientation & Experience : Previous APP experience is
Skills & Abilities: Demonstrated ability to promote professionalism
through involvement in professional organizations, teaching,
research, publishing and/or certification in area of specialty.
Ability to demonstrate competency knowledge and skills necessary to
provide care appropriate to the patient population(s) served.
Ability to demonstrate knowledge of the principles of growth and
development over the lifespan and possesses the ability to assess
data reflective of the patient's requirements relative to his or
her population specific and age specific needs. Highly effective
verbal communication skills are required to interact with patient,
family, departmental units, medical and nursing staff at all
essential matters. Demonstrated/documented effective interpersonal
skills. Maintains updated hospital safety and other mandatory
training. Maintains updated immunizations as per recommended
Keywords: Upper Chesapeak Health, Baltimore , Physician Assistant - Hospitalist, Healthcare , Bel Air, Maryland
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