Federal Staffing Resources dba FSR is an Equal Opportunity Employer: disability/veteran/military spouse
This contractor and subcontractor shall abide by the requirements of 41 CFR 60-1.4(a), 60-300.5(a) and 60-741.5(a). These regulations prohibit discrimination against qualified individuals based on their status as protected veterans or individuals with disabilities, and prohibit discrimination against all individuals based on their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or national origin. Moreover, these regulations require that covered prime contractors and subcontractors take affirmative action to employ and advance in employment individuals without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status or disability.
Austin, TX, USA Contract
Physician Assistant (PA) position in Austin, Texas.
Physician Assistant (PA) Overview:
Temporary contract at COVID Field Hospital
Provides medical services at the scope and level of a Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant to preserve the health of employees and client personnel.
Systematically assesses the urgent or emergent health needs of patients, analyzes data, and formulates a plan of care, with other members of the medical team, which is realistic in relation to the employee's capabilities and job requirements.
Recognizes and treats illnesses and injuries according to established operating instructions within the scope of licensure and regulations of state employment or practice.
Records and maintains patient information in accordance with standard protocols, and the Privacy Act. Identifies and records the signs and symptoms of physical and mental conditions.
Thoroughly exercises skill in initiative, judgment, problem-solving and decision-making daily. Makes independent judgments and prioritizes workload.
Demonstrates proven success in stressful environments. Pursues professional development activities and continuing education to ensure currency with present practices and trends in healthcare and specifically in the practice of emergency medical treatment.
Monitors reconciliation of financial transactions and ensures contract charges are applied uniformly. Protects patients' privacy through confidentiality, infection control procedures, assuring consistent medication administration, and assuring proper storage and maintenance procedures for all equipment and supplies.
Other duties and projects as assigned.
Physician Assistant (PA) Qualifications:
Degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner and/or Physician Assistant school.
If Nurse Practitioner, Active and unrestricted Nurse Practitioner (NP) State License and the ability to be favorably credentialed.
Must have 2 years of experience as a Nurse Practitioner.
If Physician Assistant, Active and unrestricted Physician Assistant (PA) State License and the ability to be favorably credentialed.
Must have 2 years of experience as a Physician Assistant
Basic Life Support (BLS)
Proficiency with computer and common office equipment, as well as with MS Office products required.
Must be able to multi-task, be detail-oriented, organized, and demonstrate excellent oral and written communication skills.
Location of services may at times be in remote, austere or challenging environments.
Must be able to perform duties in a stressful and high paced environment without physical limitations.
Ability to adapt to sudden changes and flexibility in work requirements to include potential shift changes based on operational needs and/or command priorities.
2 years' ER-Triage, Infection Control or Critical Care Nurse Practitioner/Physician Assistant experience
2 years' Nurse Manager or Nurse Supervisor experience.
Work involves sitting and standing for prolonged periods of time.
May require bending, stooping and lifting as required for patient care and
FSR provides healthcare professionals to government facilities supporting active duty military service members, retirees, and their families. FSR began as a women-owned, minority-owned, small business in Maryland and has grown to an award-winning organization serving the federal government nationwide and around the globe.