Surgical Physician Assistant Opportunity
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SummaryThe Perioperative Department of Crozer Keystone Health Network (CKHN) is currently seeking a qualified, experienced Physician Assistant to actively assist the surgeon during surgical procedures.
This Lead Surgical Physician Assistant will be also be responsible for scheduling other assistants to meet the needs of the OR's located at Springfield Hospital and Crozer Chester Medical Center.
Performs duties in support of the Medical Center mission to ensure the highest quality of patient care in an economically sound and efficient manner.
- The Physician Assistant will aide in the performance of surgical procedures including the use of the DaVinci Robot, craniotomies, Spine, and Joint surgeries.
- Functions autonomously as part of the surgical health care team to achieve optimal patient outcomes in the preoperative and postoperative management of surgical patients and their complex responses to the surgical process.
- Functions in the perioperative arena with responsibilities based on role-specific competency, patient populations, practice environments, accessibility of human and fiscal resources, and healthcare organization policy
Education and Training:
Current licensure to practice as a Physician Assistant in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania
Must have 5 years of current OR experience. Experience in General, Bariatric, Plastic and Vascular surgery preferred.
CKHN offers competitive salary and benefit packages, paid medical malpractice with tail, and fosters collaborative working environments that promote growth and teamwork. We are ideally situated in the Philadelphia metro area and easily accessible to New York City, Washington D.C., the Pocono Mountains or the Jersey Shore!
Qualified candidates are encouraged to submit their CV to Queen Aniatang, Physician Recruiter, at firstname.lastname@example.org.