Physician Assistant - PA-C (Interventional Radiology)
Requisition #: 227287
Location: Sibley Memorial Hospital, Washington, DC 20001
Category: Allied Health/Clinical Professional
Work Shift: Day Shift
Work Week: Full Time (40 hours)
Weekend Work Required: No
Date Posted: Feb. 21, 2020
GENERAL SUMMARY: The Interventional Radiology Physician Assistant (IR PA) works collaboratively within a multidisciplinary health team and is responsible for providing and coordinating comprehensive care to patients receiving care in the Interventional Radiology department. He or she works with a multitude of specialists and providers on behalf of Interventional Radiology, serving as the clinical resource for other health care professionals, patients, and families. The IR PA obtains appropriate histories, performs physical examinations, orders diagnostic testing, develops care and treatment plans, and performs procedures in the Imaging department. Other activities are in support of patient/family education, staff education, unit activities, and psychosocial care of patients and families.
MINIMUM EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE REQUIRED:
- Graduate of an AMA accredited Physician Assistant Program.
- Maintains current NCCPA (National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants) Certification by CME every 2 years and recertifies every 6 years by examination.
- Licensed as a Physician Assistant by the District of Columbia.
- A valid DEA registration and DC controlled substances registration must be obtained and maintained during employment.
Sibley Memorial Hospital provides a smoke-free workplace.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are drug-free workplace employers.
Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, age, national origin, mental or physical disability, genetic information, veteran status, or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.
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