Yale New Haven Health System

  • PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - GENERAL SURGERY

    Job Locations US-CT-Bridgeport
    Job ID
    63958
    Department
    SURGERY PAS
    Category
    ADVANCED PRACTITIONERS/PA/NP
    Position Type
    Full Time Benefits Eligible
    Scheduled Hours
    40
    Work Schedule
    DAYS
    Work Days
    M-F
    Work Hours
    7:30AM-4PM
    Work Shift
    N/A
    Requisition ID
    2017-17475
  • Overview

    PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - GENERAL SURGERY

    BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL

     

    MONDAY - FRIDAY 7:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

    NO CALL

    NO WEEKENDS

     

    To be part of our organization, every employee should understand and share in the YNHHS Vision, support our Mission, and live our Values. These values—integrity, patient-centered, respect, accountability, and compassion—must guide what we do, as individuals and professionals, every day.

    Physician assistant will participate in emergent, operative, inpatient and outpatient care of all patients managed by surgeons at Bridgeport Hospital.

    EEO/AA/Disability/Veteran

    Responsibilities

    • 1. Manages inpatient and outpatient (ED and Clinic) surgical patients.
    • 2. Assists in pre-operative ,operative and post operative care at Bridgeport Hospital.
    • 3. Contributes to patient satisfaction with Physician services
    • 5. Maintains employee satisfaction with surgical services

    Qualifications

    EDUCATION

     

    PA-C with extra training or experience in general surgery.

     

    EXPERIENCE

     

    Will consider new graduates with demonstrated interest in General Surgery. Previous expereince a plus. 

     

    SPECIAL SKILLS

     

    Ability to evaluate , initiate treatment and communicate with issues related to general surgery patients

     

    PHYSICAL DEMAND

     

    MMR is required. Varivax (chicken pox vaccine) or evidence of prior chicken pox is required. Hepatitis B (or signed declination) is required for those with potential exposure to blood/body fluids. Tdap and influenza vaccination are strongly encouraged. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; and talk or hear. The employee is required to stand and walk. The employee must frequently stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl; talk or hear. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, occasionally move and/or lift up to 50 pounds. The specific vision abilities required include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate. Incumbents as well as external and internal applicants who become disabled must be able to perform the essential job functions with or without the assistance of reasonable accommodation as determined on a case by case basis.

     

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