Trinity Health Physician Assistant - Surgery - Ortho Trauma - Mount Carmel East - Casual as Needed in Columbus, Ohio

At Mount Carmel, we are committed to making a meaningful difference in the lives of our patients and communities. Our colleagues – people like you – share our passion for always going above and beyond to provide the highest standards of care.

Our providers are proud to go the extra mile. This dedication to doing what’s right – and working together to make it all happen for our patients – is what truly sets Mount Carmel apart. Our Clinical Support teams ensure that success every day, and Mount Carmel ensures they have the resources and opportunities to succeed. The Physician Assistant - Surgery,under the supervision of a physician, provides direct diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive healthcare services to patients in the surgery unit.

*Responsibilities *

  • Obtains patient history and performs assessment via observation, interview, and examination
  • Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic procedures in preparation for surgery.
  • Provides direct treatment and management of health conditions via prescriptive authority or referral to other healthcare providers or community resources. Provides counseling and education of patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.
  • Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and care.
  • Provides advanced care to patients prior to, during and after surgery
  • Responsible for compliance with Organizational Integrity through raising questions and promptly reporting actual or potential wrongdoing.

Requirements/Qualification

  • Education: Successful completion of a Physician Assistant program that qualifies for certification status in Ohio. Bachelors degree required
  • Licensure / Certification: Current license, certification or registration in the State of Ohio. National Certification Commission for Physician Assistant (NCCPA) certification. BLS certification required. ACLS certification may be required.
  • Experience: Previous clinical experience providing advanced care to surgery patients. Prior First Assist experience with Ortho cases preferred. Previous Emergency Department experience responding to consults with experience reducing fractures/manipulating fractures in preparation for surgery.
  • Effective Communication Skills.
  • Maintains a supervision agreement with the supervising physicians.
  • Strong organizational and leadership skills, self-directed and flexible.

Discovering opportunities, support and excellence – all while making a real difference in patients’ lives – begins at Mount Carmel. Find a new beginning and advance your career with us.

Mount Carmel and all its affiliates are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, physical disability or any other classification protected under local, state or federal law.

Mount Carmel and all its affiliates are proud to be equal opportunity employers. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, religion, physical disability or any other classification protected under local, state or federal law.

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Job Number: 00097161

Location: Columbus, OH

Organization Name: Mount Carmel Health System

Facility: MCHS - Mount Carmel East

Employment Type: Part time

Shift: Rotating Shift

Hours: 0