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Physician Assistant- ENT

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Requisition # HRC0480367A

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Seeking an energetic and motivated Physician Assistant to join our growing Ears Nose & Throat Department! Our team currently has 5 Physician Assistants and 11 ENT Surgeons. The Physician Assistant role will consist of outpatient and inpatient responsibilities which include rounding on patients in the Medical Center and assisting in surgery. The Physician Assistant will also facilitate admissions and transfers from other hospitals, triages calls and take messages.

 

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following.

 

  • Examines patient, performs comprehensive physical examination, and compiles patient medical data, including health history and results of physical examination.

 

  • Administers or orders diagnostic tests, such as x-ray, imaging, and laboratory tests, and interprets test results for deviations from normal. 

 

  • Performs therapeutic procedures such as endoscopic evaluations, injections, suturing, ear wax removal, incision and drainage procedures, post-operative suture removal, and wound care.

 

  • Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care.

 

  • Instructs and counsels patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens.

 

  • Assists surgeon in operating room procedures including retracting, providing hemostasis, suturing etc.

 

  • Other duties may be assigned.

 

Educational Requirements:

  • Graduate, AMA accredited program

 

License/Certification/Registration Requirements:

  • Certification by the National Commission of Physician Assistants
  • CA PA Licensure by the State of California
  • BLS from the American Heart Association
  • ACLS from the American Heart Association

 

Experience:

  • Strongly prefer two years Physician Assistant experience in a relevant clinical area, e.g., general surgery, reconstructive surgery, or other surgical specialties; or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Working Title: Physician Assistant- ENT
  • Department: ENT
  • Business Entity: Medical Network Foundation
  • City: Los Angeles
  • Job Category: Clinical Operations
  • Job Specialty: Advanced Practice (PA)
  • Position Type: Full-time
  • Shift Length: 8 hour shift
  • Shift Type: Full-time

Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law. If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please contact us by email at Applicant_Accommodation@cshs.org and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Requests for accommodation will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address.

Cedars-Sinai will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories, in accordance with the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring.

At Cedars-Sinai, we are dedicated to the safety, health and wellbeing of our patients and employees. This includes protecting our patients from communicable diseases, such as influenza (flu). For this reason, we require that all new employees receive a flu vaccine based on the seasonal availability of flu vaccine (typically during September through March each year) as a condition of employment, and annually thereafter as a condition of continued employment.

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