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Physician Assistant Bariatric Surgery

Amherst, Massachusetts
Job Type
1 Jun 2022

An exquisite opportunity awaits for an experienced Physician Assistant outside of Amherst MA. An award-winning hospital is searching to add a PA to join their highly professional health care team.

Compassionately serving their community for over 100 years, this award-winning acute care hospital provides only the best personalized care possible. Understanding that each patient requires their own specific treatment plan, the medical staff at this hospital are equipped with advanced medical technology that allows them to provide tailored care for their patients. Administering care that treats both a patient's physical needs and mental health needs are a top priority for this dedicated clinical staff. The PA will be joining a hard-working patient care services department who have worked tirelessly to maintain their honorable reputation not just in the state of MA, but across the country.

Duties include but are not limited to assisting attending surgeons as first assistant in bariatric surgical cases and to provide appropriate patient care under the direction of the medical, surgical attending, medical attending, anesthesia attending and/or radiology attending. To provide inpatient care to patients of the Weight Management Program by conducting and properly documenting history and physicals, consults and daily progress notes consistent with the Medical Center's policies; communicate any new or worsening findings to attending physician involved in the surgical case in a timely manner. To participate in department staff meetings, programs and committees as directed by the Clinical Lead and Medical Director. To provide outpatient care to patients in the Weight Management Program. To prescribe medications and appropriate therapies with consent of attending physicians and in adherence to applicable Federal and State Requirements, and in accordance to PA Guidelines. To provide accurate and complete information regarding patient care for billing and compliance purposes. To provide reasonable call coverage that includes availability on night, weekend and holiday.

This hospital is situated in a city outside of beautiful Amherst MA. Just a short commute to Boston. The best of both worlds. 

This innovative hospital is moving quickly to add a PA and are fully prepared offer a competitive compensation and full benefits package. Don't let this opportunity pass you by and apply today!

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  • Job Reference: 609780279-2
  • Date Posted: 1 June 2022
  • Recruiter: Clinical Management Consultants
  • Location: Amherst, Massachusetts
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Healthcare & Medical
  • Job Type: Permanent