Physician Assistant (Neurosurgery)
Requisition #: 186481
Location: Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD 21201
Category: Advanced Practice Providers
Work Shift: Rotating Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: Yes
Date Posted: May 13, 2019
Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. Upon joining Johns Hopkins Health System, you become part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. If you share in our vision, mission and values and also have exceptional customer service and technical skills, we invite you to join those who are leaders and innovators in the healthcare field.
Responsible for performing many patient-oriented tasks such as interviewing patients, taking medical histories, performing physical examinations, ordering laboratory tests, making tentative diagnoses and prescribing appropriate treatments.
Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities
Work requires the knowledge of theories, principles, and concepts typically acquired through completion of a Bachelor’s degree in a Physician Assistant Program or a closely related field and six months of previous experience.
Licensure required as a Physician Assistant. Completion of a signed Physician Assistant job description as required and approved by the State of Maryland.
Work requires the analytical skills to collect information from diverse sources, apply professional principles in performing various analyses, and summarize the information and data in order to solve problems Or design relatively complex systems and programs that cross department/divisional lines.
Work requires the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing and provide empathy in difficult interpersonal situations.
New Grads are encouraged to apply. Excellent departmental training program available. CME time/allowance and professional dues funding is available.
Required Physical, Mental, and Visual Abilities
Stooping and bending.
Reaching and grasping objects.
Walking and/or standing for extended periods of time.
Work requires performing unpleasant diagnostic or patient care duties.
Possible exposure to communicable diseases and hazardous materials with little likelihood of harm if established health precautions are followed.
Work Location: JHBMC
Rotating Shift, 40 Hours Full Time
Shifts generally begin between 6am - 8:30am and ends between 2:30pm and 7:30pm; Day and evenings with some weekend coverage.
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