Job Bulletin
University of Washington
Monday, February 12, 2018 12:00 AM

02/09/18: University of Washington

Interventional Radiology Physician Assistant
Faculty Position
University of Washington (Seattle, WA)

The Department of Radiology at the University of Washington School of Medicine is recruiting for a full-time Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner (ARNP or PA) at the rank of Teaching Associate to join the Interventional Radiology section at the University of Washington Medical Center.  The Teaching Associate appointment is a 12-month term, with reappointment on an annual basis.
 
The Teaching Associate will work with subspecialty fellows, residents and faculty to perform the pre-procedure assessment and long-term follow-up of patients undergoing image-guided procedures that will be, or have been, performed.  Other duties include performing basic IR procedures independently, conducting patient interviews and physical examinations, ordering and reviewing relevant laboratory and imaging studies, prescribing medications as needed, corresponding with patients and their providers, and providing relevant patient teaching.  Teaching responsibilities will include training of radiology residents and IR fellows with particular attention to long-term clinical management.  Other activities will include but are not limited to community outreach, conferences, and department lectures.

The Interventional Radiology section has nine full-time and several part time faculty who works closely with other departments and physicians to ensure that the University of Washington Medical Center provides outstanding, comprehensive patient care.  The section is experiencing steady and continued growth in inpatient, outpatient, and clinic services.

The University of Washington Department of Radiology has approximately 134 faculty, including physicians, physician assistants, advanced registered nurse practitioners, and scientists; and 105 residents, fellows and post-doctoral students in very competitive residency and fellowship programs.  The UW Department of Radiology is internationally recognized as dynamic, progressive, and with high impact in the field of Diagnostic Imaging.  Our academic enterprise complements the clinical, teaching and research activities of one of the nation's leading healthcare delivery enterprises.

The University of Washington (UW) is among the nation’s top public educational and research institution.  The School of Medicine has been ranked second in the world.  Our School of Medicine and affiliated hospitals and clinics consistently rank among the very best.  The University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service.  

Seattle is a cosmopolitan city set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. It is famous for its vibrant downtown neighborhoods and many cultural strengths – consistently ranked among the top urban areas for quality of life.  Our staff enjoy outstanding benefits, strong support for professional growth, and environment noted for diversity, community involvement, intellectual excitement, and artistic pursuits.

Candidates for this position must have a current Certified Physician Assistant (PA-C or foreign equivalent) or Nurse Practitioner license with prescription authority, and licensing in or eligible for licensure in Washington State.  Current BLS and ACLS certification is required.  This individual will work under the direction of a collaborating MD.

This position is open until filled.  Address inquiries (reference NN27126).  Interested candidates should forward a letter of interest and updated CV to:

Dr. William P. Shuman

Interim Chairman and Professor, Department of Radiology
University of Washington, School of Medicine
Director of Radiology, UW Medical Center
Box 357115 
1959 NE Pacific Street
Seattle, WA 98195
wshuman@uw.edu


The University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.
 
Washington Permanente Medical Group
Thursday, January 25, 2018 12:00 AM

1/25/18: Washington Permanente Medical Group

Washington Permanente Medical Group, the Northwest’s premier multi-specialty group, is seeking a 1.0 FTE Physician Assistant to join our Family Medicine team at the Tacoma Medical Center in Tacoma, Washington.  Must have successfully completed an accredited physician assistant training program and be certified. Must have an unrestricted Washington State medical license and unrestricted Federal-Issued DEA. Competitive salary, generous benefits package and outstanding hiring bonus offered.  Outstanding teams in a collegial work environment make this an opportunity worth exploring. Benefits include: Full malpractice indemnification (including tail coverage), medical/dental/vision benefits, 401(k) & pension, paid vacation, CME, long-term disability, and long-term care benefits. Washington Permanente Medical Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce.

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: Kelly.A.Pedrini@kp.org

 
Landmark Connect
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 12:00 AM

01/11/18: Landmark Connect

Landmark Connect is a division of Landmark Health. Landmark Health was created to transform how healthcare is delivered to the most medically vulnerable members in our community.  Landmark Health is a medical group that provides home-based medical care to chronically ill patients, many of whom are ill-equipped to navigate our overwhelming healthcare system.  Landmark Connect extends the mission of Landmark Health by transforming care delivery for patients that reside in skilled nursing facilities (SNFs) and long-term care facilities. Landmark Connect embeds high-quality primary care providers (MD and/or APPs) in facilities as dedicated support to treat residents in-place. By placing primary care resources in facilities, we aim to deliver better health outcomes for patients, improve facility performance on quality metrics, and improve patient and family satisfaction. We are looking for providers who are passionate about improving the quality of care for patients residing within facilities and helping facilities improve and maintain high performance on quality metrics and standards.

Responsibilities

As a Landmark Connect provider you will manage a panel of patients within a designated facility. You will work closely with the nursing staff at the facility, the Medical Director, and with other members of the patient’s care team in managing patient care. Care will include performing admission H&Ps, conducting regular interval and medically necessary visits, managing the patient’s plan of care, follow-up with patient’s family, and day-to-day communications and follow-up with facility staff. You may also be involved in the development and/or implementation of medical management policy, clinical protocols, and quality management programs.

As a provider, you will be expected to perform the following activities:

  • Establish and maintain effective relationships with patients, their family and legal representatives, facility staff, and other collaborating physicians/providers.
  • Diagnose, prescribe, and treat within the scope of the Nurse Practitioner and consistent with standard of care.
  • Collaborate with facility staff to enable medical necessity determinations for requested medical services.
  • Following the visit, promptly document and communicate any pertinent information to the facility staff
  • Understand and comply with long-term care policies and procedures, including those that regulate nursing facilities and assisted living communities.
  • Participate in telephonic on call rotation 

Qualifications

  • Physician Assistant (PA) accredited program.
  • Minimum of two (2) years clinical experience, desired.
  • Knowledge of long-term care, community resources and cost-effective alternatives regarding patient care delivery systems.
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Passion for geriatric care and patients
  • Knowledge of clinical standards of care
  • Knowledge of CPT and HCPC codes is helpful
  • Awareness of Medicaid/Medicare contracts and benefit systems is helpful

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: rrammal@landmarkhealth.org

 
Evergreen Health
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 12:00 AM

01/16/18: Evergreen Health

Evergreen Health is currently recruiting a full-time (Experienced or New Grad) Certified Physician Assistant to join our excellent Neurosurgery Team in our growing Kirkland practice. This position would have a great mix of clinic, inpatient and surgical to provide a great practice balance. Job Features: - Great compensation and benefit package available - A group of experienced Neurosurgeons that is a team oriented group - Brand new clinic - Center of Excellence, evidence-based/standardized approach - Reasonable call Evergreen Health is an integrated two-hospital healthcare system offering a breadth of services and programs that is among the most comprehensive in the region. Our Evergreen Health Medical Group, a 300+ member physician multispecialty group, provides 13 primary care clinics, two urgent cares and 25 specialty care practices located throughout our service area. Please contact, Spencer Vaden, Manager, Physician Recruitment 425.899.2540 (p) | scvaden@evergreenhealth.com

 
Skagit Northwest Orthopedics
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 12:00 AM

01/11/18: Skagit Northwest Orthopedics

Skagit Northwest Orthopedics is a 12 Physician, 6 PA private practice group looking to add a full time PA to our practice. The ideal candidate will be a team player who is flexible and able to meet our needs in the clinic, OR and hospital units. Duties include first assisting, inpatient/outpatient care and emergency call. Orthopedic experience is preferred but not necessary. We are a division of Proliance Surgeons, a specialty physician practice of 200 physicians and over 100 care centers. 

Essential Qualities:

  • Concerned about patients
  • Pleasant and patient personality
  • Positive Attitude
  • Excited about work
  • Reliable, Punctual
  • Diligent and detail oriented
  • Team Player
  • Works effectively with many different staff members and physicians

Duties and Responsibilities:

The Physician Assistant will be assisting orthopedic surgeons in all capacities of patient care. This involves various settings including the Operating Room, ER, clinic and hospital wards. The primary goal is to provide excellent orthopedic care under the supervision of the Skagit Northwest Orthopedics physicians, while working within an approved scope of practice.

Expected duties will include the following, and are subject to modification:

  • First Assist: this includes greeting/ identifying patient & completing paperwork
  • Assisting in moving & positioning patients/organizing x-rays/writing orders
  • Familiarization with specific surgical procedures prior to their performance
  • Hospital Rounds: this includes/patient care/charting & paperwork/interaction with staff, consultants, and discharge planners
  • Emergency Room: evaluation and treatment of patients
  • Clinic: As scheduled
  • Call: Every 5th weekend and every 1 weeknight per week
  • Returning patient phone calls and refilling medication
  • Filling out paperwork for return to work, etc.

Job Specifications:

  • Completion of accredited Physician Assistant Program
  • Washington State Physician Assistant License, Current
  • Current CPR Certification

Work Environment:

The work environment and physical demand described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • This job requires vision and hearing correctable to normal range
  • While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to speak and hear
  • The employee is required to walk, sit and stand
  • Work is performed in an office, hospital, and operating room environment
  • Some bending and stretching is required
  • Manual dexterity required for use of surgical instruments and computer keyboard
  • Occasional lifting and transferring up to 150lbs
  • Requires working under stressful conditions and working irregular hours

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: k.hammer@proliancesurgeons.com

 

 
Proliance Orthopedic Associates
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 12:00 AM

1/11/18: Proliance Orthopedic Associates 

Proliance Orthopedic Associates is looking for a Physician Assistant to join our one of our Orthopedic Surgeons. This is an excellent opportunity to join a busy cutting edge orthopedic practice.   

Job Description:

Proliance Orthopedic Associates has 17 physicians and 14 PA’s. The ideal candidate would have several years of experience in the desired specialty.

Responsibilities include OR first assisting, inpatient rounding, inpatient consults, admission and discharges, outpatient clinic visits and minor procedures including joint aspiration/injections, ordering and interpreting radiographic and laboratory data, developing appropriate treatment plans, and paid call coverage.  The chosen PA will spend the majority of time working within the designated specialty but will also include opportunities for cross-coverage. Preference will be given to those candidates that have greater than 2 years experience in the specific specialties listed above as well as proficiency with EMR systems

We are located in Renton, WA which is 10 miles south of Seattle. Seattle offers endless outdoor activities including boating, snow skiing, water skiing, hiking, and biking. Seattle also has professional sports, cultural activities, and many entertainment opportunities. POA offers excellent medical benefits, CME reimbursement, 401K contribution, payment of all hospital staff dues and licensures, and competitive salaries dependent on experience levels. For more information about our practice please visit our website at: www.prolianceorthopedicassociates.com

Please send your cover letter with your resume via email if interested to j.patnode@proliancesurgeons.com.

 
Proliance Orthopedic Associates
Thursday, January 11, 2018 12:00 AM

01/11/18: Proliance Orthopedic Associates

 

Proliance Orthopedic Associates is looking for a Physician Assistant to join our one of our Orthopedic Surgeons. This is an excellent opportunity to join a busy cutting edge orthopedic practice.

Job Description: Proliance Orthopedic Associates has 17 physicians and 14 PA’s. The ideal candidate would have several years of experience in the desired specialty.

Responsibilities include OR first assisting, inpatient rounding, inpatient consults, admission and discharges, outpatient clinic visits and minor procedures including joint aspiration/injections, ordering and interpreting radiographic and laboratory data, developing appropriate treatment plans, and paid call coverage. The chosen PA will spend the majority of time working within the designated specialty but will also include opportunities for cross-coverage. Preference will be given to those candidates that have greater than 2 years experience in the specific specialties listed above as well as proficiency with EMR systems. We are located in Renton, WA which is 10 miles south of Seattle. Seattle offers endless outdoor activities including boating, snow skiing, water skiing, hiking, and biking. Seattle also has professional sports, cultural activities, and many entertainment opportunities. POA offers excellent medical benefits, CME reimbursement, 401K contribution, payment of all hospital staff dues and licensures, and competitive salaries dependent on experience levels. For more information about our practice please visit our website at: www.prolianceorthopedicassociates.com

Please send your cover letter with your resume via email if interested to j.patnode@proliancesurgeons.com.




 
Skagit Northwest Orthopedics
Thursday, January 11, 2018 12:00 AM

01/11/18: Skagit Northwest Orthopedics

Skagit Northwest Orthopedics is a 12 Physician, 6 PA private practice group looking to add a full time PA to our practice. The ideal candidate will be a team player who is flexible and able to meet our needs in the clinic, OR and hospital units. Duties include first assisting, inpatient/outpatient care and emergency call. Orthopedic experience is preferred but not necessary. We are a division of Proliance Surgeons, a specialty physician practice of 200 physicians and over 100 care centers.

Essential Qualities:

  • Concerned about patients
  • Pleasant and patient personality
  • Positive Attitude
  • Excited about work
  • Reliable, Punctual
  • Diligent and detail oriented
  • Team Player
  • Works effectively with many different staff members and physicians

Duties and Responsibilities:
The Physician Assistant will be assisting orthopedic surgeons in all capacities of patient care. This involves various settings including the Operating Room, ER, clinic and hospital wards. The primary goal is to provide excellent orthopedic care under the supervision of the Skagit Northwest Orthopedics physicians, while working within an approved scope of practice.

Expected duties will include the following, and are subject to modification:

  • First Assist: this includes greeting/ identifying patient & completing paperwork
  • Assisting in moving & positioning patients/organizing x-rays/writing orders
  • Familiarization with specific surgical procedures prior to their performance
  • Hospital Rounds: this includes/patient care/charting & paperwork/interaction with staff, consultants, and discharge planners
  • Emergency Room: evaluation and treatment of patients
  • Clinic: As scheduled
  • Call: Every 5th weekend and every 1 weeknight per week
  • Returning patient phone calls and refilling medication
  • Filling out paperwork for return to work, etc.

Job Specifications:

  • Completion of accredited Physician Assistant Program
  • Washington State Physician Assistant License, Current
  • Current CPR Certification

Work Environment:
The work environment and physical demand described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job.
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • This job requires vision and hearing correctable to normal range
  • While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to speak and hear
  • The employee is required to walk, sit and stand
  • Work is performed in an office, hospital, and operating room environment
  • Some bending and stretching is required
  • Manual dexterity required for use of surgical instruments and computer keyboard
  • Occasional lifting and transferring up to 150lbs
  • Requires working under stressful conditions and working irregular hours

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: k.hammer@proliancesurgeons.com

 
PA-C in Orthopedics
Tuesday, January 09, 2018 12:00 AM

01/10/18: PA-C in Orthopedics

We are an 8 surgeon, 5 PA private practice group looking to add a full time PA to our growing Seattle practice. The ideal candidate will be a team player who is flexible and able to meet our needs in the clinic, OR and hospital units. Duties include first assisting, inpatient/outpatient care and emergency call. Orthopedic experience is preferred but not necessary. We are a division of Proliance Surgeons, a specialty physician practice of 200 physicians and over 100 care centers. If you are interested in this position, please contact Gail Petteruti PA-C via email at: g.petteruti@proliancesurgeons.com




 


 
Western Washington Medical Group- Department of Gastroenterology
Tuesday, January 09, 2018 12:00 AM

01/10/18: Western Washington Medical Group- Department of Gastroenterology

Western Washington Medical Group- Department of Gastroenterology is seeking a fulltime PA-C or NP to join our busy practice. Experience preferred but not required. We are willing to train in GI. You would be joining an established practice with a strong, established referral base that has been servicing Snohomish County for over 30 years.
Job duties including but not limited to:

  • Assessing patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying medical histories.
  • Determine abnormal conditions by administering or ordering diagnostic tests, such as x-rays, electrocardiograms, and laboratory studies; interpreting test results.
  • Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department electronic medical records.

Ideal candidate will be dependable, have excellent communication and leadership skills. Candidate must possess Medical License and a non- restricted DEA for the State of Washington. Competitive Salary and benefit package offered. CME allowance. Malpractice Insurance provided. 

Interested candidates should email CV and Cover Letter to Jona_f@wwmedgroup.com





 


 
Columbia Memorial Hospital
Tuesday, December 19, 2017 12:00 AM

12/19/17: Columbia Memorial Hospital

Columbia Memorial Hospital is seeking an experienced physician assistant to join two orthopedic surgeons and a PA in our thriving Center for Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Clinic. We invite you to join our experienced team of orthopedic surgeons where you will assist in the operating room and consult with new and follow-up clinic patients. Our group specializes in both nonsurgical and surgical treatment of a wide spectrum of adult and children’s orthopedic conditions. Our surgeons’ specific interests include sports medicine and hand surgery. We also have a podiatrist on the team who sees routine podiatry patients and also performs complex foot and ankle surgeries, including total ankles. Requirements:  A minimum of two years orthopedic experience. Graduate of an accredited PA program and successful certification through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. This is an employed position with a competitive compensation and benefits package. We also offer incentives for achieving productivity and quality targets. The hospital administration is very supportive of a good work-life balance and the medical staff values evidence-based practice. Columbia Memorial Hospital is a full service, 25-bed, critical access, not-for-profit, Planetree-designated hospital where patient centered care is a priority. We have a fully integrated EMR and excellent ancillary and rehab services. The Medical Group employs over 30 providers in 12 specialties including surgical, non-surgical and primary care specialties. Columbia Memorial Hospital is located in beautiful Astoria, Oregon, on the rugged north Oregon coast, just 90 minutes from Portland. Astoria is a historic, vibrant community with thriving theater, arts and culinary scenes. It is also rich with outdoor recreation, including hiking, surfing, fishing, boating, biking and more. This dynamic town is home to a wide array of people from hipsters to commercial fishermen, artists to professors. Astoria is frequently featured as a great small town to live in by magazines and newspapers. Please visit www.columbiamemorial.org or contact Amanda Judd at ajudd@columbiamemorial.org or 503-338-4592 to see if Columbia Memorial Hospital is a good fit for you.




 


 
Bellevue Hand Surgery
Tuesday, December 12, 2017 12:00 AM

12/12/17: Bellevue Hand Surgery

Our approach is to treat our patients like family and encourage training and education to help all of our staff to work as a team to provide the very best care for our patients in setting that is fun and supportive. The Physician Assistant (PA) position includes skilled training in surgery to assist with arthroscopic and microscopic surgery plus diagnostic skills using modalities such as ultrasound and fluoroscopy. We tackle tough clinical problems in an innovative setting so you will never be bored. We focus on working out of a single office and surgery center so that our patients get excellent and consistent care and we minimize the time spent commuting for our staff. The position includes great retirement benefits, health insurance, paid CME training, on call pay whether you are called in or not and three weeks of paid vacation. CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: mail@thomastrumble.net


 


 
NeoSpine
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 12:00 AM

11/29/17: NeoSpine

NeoSpine is looking for an energetic, hard-working individual who enjoys working as a team and always puts the patients first. We are looking for a Physician Assistant to assist our Spine surgeons with surgery as well as clinic. We offer full benefits, as well as a very competitive salary! The Physician Assistant will be a key individual to our practice in providing exceptional spine care to our patients. The individual that fills this role will have the opportunity to work alongside our Managing partners who developed the world of Ambulatory spine surgery centers around the United States. This opportunity will included, working both in our ambulatory surgery center, as well as the hospital setting. Call responsibilities will typically be around 1 in 5 weeks on average. The ideal candidate is someone who is hard working, eager to learn, very dependable, and has ability to multi-task, and lead.

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: khockenson@neospine.net

 
Rogue Valley Urology
Wednesday, November 29, 2017 12:00 AM

11/29/17: Rogue Valley Urology

EXPLORE SOUTHERN OREGON Rogue Valley Urology located in Medford and Roseburg Oregon has a full-time opportunity for a PA-C or NP. Urology experience preferred but not required. Position includes opportunity to assist in the OR as well as patient care in an outpatient setting. Excellent comprehensive salary and benefits package. Skiing, watersports, mountain biking, fishing, rafting and hiking opportunities are abundant in the nearby Cascade mountains and in the Hundred Valleys of the Umpqua. Roseburg and the surrounding area offer cultural events and unlimited recreational opportunities. Community information: www.roseburgareachamber.org. Don’t miss out on this opportunity to experience southern Oregon and practice in a collaborative positive environment. Please send CV to: Jennifer Adams, Administrator at jadams@rvurology.com or fax 541-770-8011.

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: jadams@rvurology.com

 
Orthopedic, Sports, Spine and Hand Center
Tuesday, November 21, 2017 12:00 AM

11/21/17: Orthopedic, Sports, Spine and Hand Center

We are a multi-specialty group in Everett, WA, just outside of Seattle, with current opening for full time PA-C. Our patient-base consists of injured patients suffering from general and total joint orthopedic extremity degeneration, disease or injury.  We are willing to Train the candidate.

Job Responsibilities:

Promotes and maintains health by providing medical and surgical services under the supervision of a physician.

Job Duties:
•    Contributes to physician's effectiveness by identifying short-term and long-range patient care issues that must be addressed; providing information and commentary pertinent to deliberations; recommending options and courses of action; implementing physician directives.
•    Assesses patient health by interviewing patients; performing physical examinations; obtaining, updating, and studying medical histories.
•    Determines abnormal conditions by administering or ordering diagnostic tests, such as x-rays, electrocardiograms, and laboratory studies; interpreting test results.
•    Documents patient care services by charting in patient and department electronic medical records.
•    Performs therapeutic procedures by administering injections; suturing; managing wounds and infections.
•    Provides continuity of care by developing and implementing patient management plans.
•    Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations.
•    Protects patients and employees by adhering to infection-control policies and protocols.
•    Complies with federal, state, and local legal and professional requirements by studying existing and new legislation; anticipating future legislation; enforcing adherence to requirements; advising management on needed actions.
•    Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
•    Develops health care team staff by providing information, educational opportunities, and experiential growth opportunities.
•    Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.

Our ideal candidate would have a background as an Athletic Trainer, however a background in any of the following specialties would be helpful: orthopedics, neurology and/or interventional spine/pain management.

Our compensation package is highly competitive. Clinic is open Monday through Friday, with on-call weekend hours, or hospital rounds required. There are currently full-time positions available. Please note, we are a procedural based practice; we do NOT handle chronic pain-management patients.

Ideal candidate will have the following qualities: * Dependable * Excellent communication skills (interoffice and patient) * Leadership * Ability to multitask.   Candidate must possess respective Medical License and non-restricted DEA for the State of WA.

•    Compensation: Competitive Salary offered; Malpractice Insurance provided, Health Benefits include medical, dental, disability, and vision. Vacation/Holiday Pay included as well as 401k, profit sharing, CME allowance

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: sullivan@wwmedgroup.com