Reports clinically to the Practice Site Physician(s) and administratively to the Practice Manager/Director. Under the direction of the physician(s) is responsible for the coordination and delivery of care for Beacon Health System patients. Assists the physician in the global management of patient care in pre-, intra- and post-operative settings.
MISSION, VALUES and SERVICE GOALS
MISSION: We deliver outstanding care, inspire health, and connect with heart. VALUES: Trust. Respect. Integrity. Compassion.
SERVICE GOALS: Personally connect. Keep everyone informed. Be on their team.
Education and Experience
The knowledge, skills and abilities as indicated below are normally acquired through the successful completion of Bachelor's or Master's degree and the completion of an accredited program for Physician Assistants, current Indiana license and certification as a Physician Assistant.
Knowledge & Skills
Requires thorough and complete understanding of medical care practices, policies and procedures in order to function in area of specialty.
Demonstrates high level of analytical ability necessary to assess patients and evaluate services rendered.
Demonstrates well developed interpersonal skills necessary to interact in a professional manner with patients and families, physicians and other health care professionals.
Demonstrates excellent communication skills, both verbal and written to disseminate information in a clear, concise manner.
Demonstrates ability to function within legal boundaries of a Physician Assistant and utilize knowledge of governing statues and rules.
Works in a clinic and hospital environment with some exposure to biohazards.
Requires the visual and manual dexterity and physical ability to meet the essential functions of the position.