Job Bulletin
UW Transplant PA
Tuesday, March 03, 2020 06:07 PM

03/03/20: The Department of Surgery, Division of Transplant Surgery at the University of Washington School of Medicine is recruiting for a full-time Advanced Practice Provider (ARNP/ PA-C) at the rank of Teaching Associate on a twelve- month service period. The anticipated start date is Spring 2020. The position will be a prominent and active member of the Abdominal Transplant Surgery Service and will care primarily for kidney and liver donors, liver and kidney transplant recipients and to a lesser extent to those patients undergoing pancreas and multi-visceral transplants. This recruitment coincides with the program’s re-emphasis on living donor liver transplantation and this position will play a key role in the development of the living liver donor program. This position will participate in the evaluation, selection, and management of living liver donors and will be expected to develop the requisite proficiency in this field to have significant autonomy and expertise in caring for these donors. This position will participate in patient care in the outpatient setting and will provide backup coverage as needed for kidney or liver transplant inpatient admissions. The University of Washington faculty engage in teaching, research, and service and the APP will both benefit from and be asked to contribute to this spirit of dedication to our transplant patients and program.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Graduate Degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner program or accredited Physician Assistant program
  • Nationally certified ARNP/PA with DEA
  • Current and valid state licensure as an ARNP or PA in Washington State

Interested candidates should apply at:

https://apply.interfolio.com/74473

Candidates should submit their application with cover letter, current CV, and contact information for three professional references.

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement

University of Washington is an affirmative action and equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, pregnancy, genetic information, gender identity or expression, age, disability, or protected veteran status.

Commitment to Diversity

The University of Washington is committed to building diversity among its faculty, librarian, staff, and student communities, and articulates that commitment in the UW Diversity Blueprint (http://www.washington.edu/diversity/diversity-blueprint/). Additionally, the University’s Faculty Code recognizes faculty efforts in research, teaching and/or service that address diversity and equal opportunity as important contributions to a faculty member’s academic profile and responsibilities (https://www.washington.edu/admin/rules/policies/FCG/FCCH24.html#2432).

 
NorthShore Medical Group
Thursday, February 20, 2020 01:16 PM

2/20/20: NorthShore Medical Group, a community based rural health clinic, is actively recruiting for a full or part time Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner to work in our White Salmon & Stevenson, WA offices and join our 16 provider group.  You would provide comprehensive family medicine services to your own panel of patients, as well as see walk in and acute care patients during designated times. 

Experienced providers are preferred, but new graduates are welcome to apply.  We are looking for committed individuals who are confident working independently, but are also eager to work as part of a larger team.

Who We Are:

NorthShore Medical Group is a community based primary care and behavioral health practice, located in the beautiful Columbia River Gorge.  We are a physician led practice, with average provider tenure of 15+ years.  Providers come and stay here because they love the area, enjoy being part of a dedicated group, and want to care for the community.

We focus on providing personalized service in a collaborative and respectful environment.  We enjoy practicing interesting, challenging medicine.  We’re fortunate to have more robust specialist support than in many rural areas, but have a fuller spectrum primary care practice than in many urban environments.

We partner with the UW School of Medicine as an award winning teaching site.

We offer a production based salary with full benefits;  many of our clinicians have also received loan repayment. 

Where You’ll Live:

If you enjoy outdoor recreation, the Columbia Gorge is a dream place to live, with endless hiking, biking, and fishing opportunities.  We also have world-class windsurfing, kite boarding, and kayaking.

The Gorge is a diverse mix of adventure sports nuts, ranchers & loggers, aerospace engineers, and agricultural workers.  Our goal is to create an environment where everyone feels comfortable and respected.

The communities of the Gorge are very dynamic, with a high level of engagement and volunteerism.  Schools are high quality and well supported.  There’s also a thriving local farm, wine growing, and food community, with many area wineries and farmer's markets. 

For more information or to apply, please visit our website at www.northshore-medical.com   or [email protected]

 
Two General Surgery APPs at UWMC-Northwest
Wednesday, February 19, 2020 12:58 PM
2/19/2020: 

Position Description: The Department of Surgery, Division of General Surgery within the University of Washington School of Medicine is recruiting two full-time Advanced Practice Providers (ARNP or PA) at the rank of Teaching Associate. These faculty positions will be based primarily at the UWMC – Northwest Campus, with one in the Surgical Services and Hernia Center (SSHC) and the other in the combined Breast and Plastic Surgery Clinic. The anticipated start date for this position is Spring 2020. The Teaching Associate appointment is a 12-month term, with reappointment recommendation on an annual basis. The APPs will be responsible for providing services independently and collaboratively, including initial and ongoing assessment, diagnosis and treatment of patient’s medical and psychosocial status. Find more information about the SSHC position and apply at: https://apply.interfolio.com/71553  Find information about the Combined Breast and Plastic position and apply at: https://apply.interfolio.com/73909

 

 
Pediatrics For You in Kennewick WA
Tuesday, February 18, 2020 12:00 AM

2/14/2020: Well established Four Provider Pediatric Practice, located in Kennewick, WA is looking for a certified Physician Assistant to assist in a modern state of the art, outpatient clinic. FRESH GRADUATES WELCOME! Close Mentoring is our Forte. Lucrative compensation with excellent benefits, 401 K Plan and Profit Sharing, Pension Plan, Paid Malpractice and CME, Health Insurance, Professional Dues and Generous Vacation. Relocation Assistance and Productivity Bonus available. No Hospital Work. The Practice is owned by Shakti K Matta, MD with more than 25 years of experience in Pediatric Care. The Practice provides comprehensive care to children from newborns to 18 years of age with focus on accessible, quality and personalized care. Practice is community oriented and trains a wide variety of medical students from various universities. Community is family oriented and economically stable with affordable housing and mild climate. Please Visit www.pediatricsforyou.com  for more information. CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: [email protected]

 

 
Valley Women's Health Care
Monday, February 17, 2020 12:00 AM

2/13/2020: Physician Assistant, Urogynecology- Valley Women’s Health Care, PA-C, Full-Time, 1.0 FTE Location: Renton, WA Qualifications. We are currently hiring for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Physician Assistant on the Urogynecology team with a desire to build a practice working in a collaborative, collegial, work environment. Each provider will have a designated Medical Assistant. Excellent Physical Therapy options at Valley Medical Center and surrounding facilities. Robotic equipment onsite. Team based model approach to patient-centered care. 1st assist experience preferred in surgical setting. Ability to obtain a medical professional license in the State of WA. Ability to obtain a DEA with full prescriptive authority needed for specific practice ACLS & BLS Certification required. Seattle Business magazine names VMC the #1 Non-Profit in Washington for 2011, VMC’s tenth consecutive year winning a Best Workplace award. CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: [email protected]

 

 
UW - Valley Medical Center
Friday, January 17, 2020 12:00 AM

1/17/20: Endocrinology Physician Assistant

Position Description: Physician Assistant (PA-C) for Endocrinology Department Location: Renton, WA | Full-Time, 1.0 FTE Qualifications: We are currently hiring for a full-time (1.0 FTE) Physician Assistant with a desire to build a practice working in a collaborative, collegial, work environment. The provider will see general Endocrinology patients including diabetes care. Thyroid ultrasound available on-site. Call is 100% outpatient and minimal. Team based model approach to patient-centered care including RN care manager. Each provider will have a designated Medical Assistant. Must have medical professional license in Washington State, as well as an active DEA certificate. UW Medicine | Valley Medical Center has received many awards including one of the Best Places to Work. Modern Healthcare has listed Valley Medical Center as one of the nation’s “Best Places to Work in Healthcare.”

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: [email protected]

 
Overlake Medical Center
Tuesday, January 14, 2020 12:00 AM

1/14/20: Acute Care/Trauma Surgery PA - 7 on 7 off | Bellevue WA

Position Description: Overlake Medical Center, a 350-bed, trauma III, not-for-profit hospital in suburban Seattle is seeking two surgical Physician Assistants for our new acute care/trauma surgery program. Responsibilities include in-house coverage of trauma and surgical services. This is an employed position with Overlake Clinics working a 7 on and 7 off schedule. The position requires two years of acute or trauma surgery experience. PA Benefits: - Employed position with excellent medical and dental benefits - Generous compensation model with CME - Significant growth opportunities - 3 part retirement program - No state income tax - EPIC EMR Overlake Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Apply directly at http://app.jobvite.com/m?3racTkwv

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: http://app.jobvite.com/m?3racTkwv

 
Center for Excellence in Dermatology - Kennewick
Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 AM

1/8/20: PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT-DERMATOLOGY-FULL TIME

Kennewick WA

Our team seeks an experienced physician assistant to work under the direction of a Board Certified Dermatologist/Mohs Surgeon at our clinic in Kennewick, Washington. The PA will provide care for general dermatologic conditions, including, but not limited to: acne, eczema, contact dermatitis, rashes, mole evaluations, skin cancer screenings and minor office-based surgical procedures.Successful candidates must possess effective communication and interpersonal skills and the ability to work independently with minimal supervision. Dermatology experience preferred; passion for patient care required. Potential candidates must be authorized to practice in Washington, have prescriptive authority & be willing to get credentialed in Oregon to provide occasional support at our Hermiston, Oregon clinic. We offer an excellent benefit package including competitive salary, performance incentives, health insurance & a retirement savings plan to qualified employees.

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: [email protected]

 

 
Puget Sound Orthopaedics
Wednesday, January 08, 2020 12:00 AM

1/8/20: Physician Assistant

The PA-C will be responsible for assisting the physicians in all aspects of a busy orthopedic multi-subspecialty surgeon practice. Physician Assistant will work closely with one physician with time divided between surgical first assist and clinic. This role includes patient care in the clinic, the hospital units and the outpatient operating room. A successful candidate will provide direct clinical, surgical and administrative support to the surgeon. 

DUTIES AND REQUIREMENTS:

Clinic Duties:

  • Evaluation of new patients to include H&P, order and evaluate diagnostic studies, and develop treatment plan as appropriate.
  • Perform pre-operative evaluations.
  • Provide follow-up and postoperative care on established patients, re-evaluating and modifying treatment plan as indicated
  • All office visits will be documented by a dictated chart note and all other patient contact will be documented by a dictated or hand written note.
  • Attend to requests for new or renewal of medications.
  • Help in the development of protocols and standards of care.
  • Review and complete disability, insurance, and other forms.
  • Answer and return patients’ and other care providers’ telephone requests.

Hospital Duties: 

  • Make rounds on patients, evaluating and modifying their treatment plans, and completing appropriate documentation in compliance with hospital requirements and guidelines.
  • Admit, discharge and transfer patients, completing appropriate evaluations, documentation, and procedures in compliance with hospital and receiving institution’s requirements and guidelines.

Surgical Assist Duties:  

  • “Assisting” may include 1st or 2nd surgical assist for the surgeon; assist the anesthesiologist and Operating Room staff as appropriate, moving and positioning the patient and other activities which might facilitate best patient care. “Assisting” also includes preoperative evaluation of patient as may be indicated, postoperative orders and patient care documentation in compliance with hospital or surgery center guidelines.

On Call Duties: 

  • Weekend and week night call with backup by attending physician when physician is on call.
  • Call consists of taking afterhours urgent telephone calls from clinic patients and calls from the nursing staff or other hospital personnel regarding inpatient care.
  • Emergency department call will be managed by the physician although the PA may be asked to see a patient in the ED at times or to admit a patient from the ED.
  • On-call duties may include the need for the PA to assist the orthopedist with emergent or urgent surgery.

EDUCATION:

  • Completion of an accredited Physician Assistant Program
  • Current Washington State Physician Assistant license
  • Certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA)
  • Current BLS certification
  • Current CPR certification

JOB-RELATED EXPERIENCE:

  • Orthopedic and/or ASC experience preferred. New grads welcome to apply.

JOB KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS:

General Skills & Knowledge:

  • Must be able to speak, read and write the English language
  • Must be skilled in performance of basic computer/keyboard functions
  • Must be able to communicate effectively
  • Must be able to organize work and establish priorities

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

Required to stand and walk continuously. Work is of heavy demand with lifting of up to 100 pounds with frequent lifting and/or carrying objects up to 25-30 pounds. Activities include frequent stooping, bending, pushing, pulling, reaching, and occasional kneeling, crawling, and squatting. High frequency of telephone usage and computer keyboarding is present. Ability to see, hear, and speak continuously at a level to meet all essential functions of the job. Work is of high attention and mental demands including the ability to prioritize and process with accuracy.

CONDITIONS:

Working schedule is during normal business hours 8:00 to 5:00, Monday through Friday. May be required to work occasionally on Saturday or Sunday, if necessary, to meet work assignment deadlines or meet the needs of the employer.  May be required to work overtime or have work schedule adjusted to meet practice volume.

OTHER REQUIREMENTS:

Must pass a criminal background check with Washington State Patrol as well as have a valid Department of Health license and current CPR card.

CV and Cover Letter Should be Emailed to: [email protected]