PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT - GENERAL SURGERY - OUTPATIENT
POSITION LOCATION: TRUMBULL OFFICE AND BRIDGEPORT HOSPITAL
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.
The Physician Assistant in General Surgery manages a range of medical and surgical conditions and are involved in all aspects of patient care. This position is predominantly in the outpatient setting and assists general surgeon in all aspects of the caring of breast and general surgical patients.
|Duties & Responsibilities|
Graduation from an accredited Physician Associate program required. Certified as a Physician Associate by the
National Commission on Certification of Physician Associates. Both hold a valid Connecticut medical license ,
Connecticut Controlled Substance Registration and Federal Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) Certification.
One (1) to two (2) years caring for patients in surgical setting preferred.
Excellent clinical, interpersonal and organizational skills. Demonstrated stong communication skillls, enthusiasm with a strong interest in breast and general surgery. Will train in laproscopic and robotics.
ACCOUNTABILITY: Accountable to conduct accurate and appropriate evaluation, care, and coordination of care of patients.
In personal and job-related decisions and actions, consistently demonstrates the values of integrity (doing the right
thing), patient-centered (putting patients and families first), respect (valuing all people and embracing all
differences), accountability (being responsible and taking action), and compassion (being empathetic).