Physician Assistant Full Time Days *TEMPORARY* at RWJBarnabas Health in Newark, New Jersey

Posted in Other 6 days ago.

Type: Full Time

Job Description:

Bariatric Program, 201 LYONS AVENUE, NEWARK, NJ 07112-2027

Physician Asst Bariatric Program:

* The Physician Assistant will be responsible for managing health problems, coordinating health care, and assisting in surgery for Dept. of Bariatrics patients.

* The successful candidate will function in full compliance with State and Federal rules and regulations and the nursing standards of care.

* Perioperative preparation and postoperative clinical management will be conducted in collaboration with the attending physician and other health care professionals.

* They will also act as the Bariatric Center Coordinator which provides clinical and managerial expertise for patients in the weight loss program.

* As the Coordinator they will assist in the development of the center and the accreditation process, and ensure continuous compliance with MBSAQIP requirements.


* Valid license/certificate as a Physician Assistant in the State of NJ, required

* DEA License

* Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification (BLS), required

* Possess a current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), required

* Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

* Bachelor s degree in related field.

* Graduate of an accredited school of medicine.

* Two years experience as a PA in an acute care setting required.

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer