Job Bulletin
PA/ARNP – Pain Management
Friday, September 23, 2022 03:47 PM

Company: Anesis Spine & Pain Care
Specialty:
 Pain Management
Reports to: MD
Position Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

Anesis Spine and Pain Care is seeking for an experienced and passionate ARNP to evaluate and diagnose chronic pain patients, identify candidates for interventional pain management procedures and provide chronic medication management.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

Clinical Quality

  • Educated, certified and licensed to perform core responsibilities of an PA/ARNP
  • Use and understanding of evidence-based clinical guidelines
  • Performs ongoing medical education within the subspecialty
  • Interested in collaboration with a fellowship-trained physician to provide the full-spectrum of evaluation, management and procedural patient care services
  • Use and understanding of responsibility to patient safety and reporting of any/all unusual clinical occurrences
  • Uses own clinical knowledge, and evidence-based guidelines to evaluate, diagnose and provide treatment plans for a variety of clinical ailments within scope of independent practice, including prescribing, and referring patients as appropriate
  • Recording patients’ medical histories and symptoms accordingly
  • Ordering and analyzing diagnostic tests as instructed by the MD

Patient Service:

  • Excel at customer service, treating patients and coworkers with courtesy, respect and compassion
  • Ability to communicate effectively and efficiently with patients and other team members
  • Training patients to manage their pain and safety of the medication and prevent injury

Entrepreneurial Spirit:

  • Ability to work independently, with limited physician supervision and oversight, while seeking timely and appropriate consultations as necessary
  • Maintains productive work schedule, charting in a timely manner
  • Demonstrates flexibility in staffing department, with the ability to adjust schedules to meet market and patient demand

Knowledge & Skills Required:

  •  Strong communication skills
  • Superior customer service skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • Strong computer skills

Certification & Licensure:

  •    A current Physician Assistant or ARNP License for the State of Washington is required.
  •    Master's degree from an accredited nursing program
  •    A sound understanding of all pertinent federal and state regulations, including HIPPA and OSHA

Benefits:

  • Competitive Salary
  • 401K Plan
  • Competitive Bonus Plan
  • Paid holidays & sick leave
  • Free Parking at the clinic side
  • Paid CME
  • Dental, Vision and Health insurance

For more information about the position, please email us: [email protected]

 
Primary Care Physician Assistant
Wednesday, September 14, 2022 10:45 AM

The Crown Health Advanced Practice Provider (Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant) delivers in-home primary care clinical services, bringing together the joy of house calls medicine, the flexibility of home-based care delivery, and the collaborative environment of team-based care into one exciting opportunity!

Ideal Candidate:

  • Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant with graduation from an accredited health professions school
  • Successful completion of national board certification. 
  • Current licensure in Washington state or ability to obtain licensure.
  • Certification in basic life support (BLS) required.
  • Prior experience caring for aging adults and adults with complex care needs.
  • Average to advanced computer and software skills required.
  • Ability and means to travel to locations that have limited access to public transportation.
  • Valid driver license and proof of liability and property damage insurance is required.

As a Crown Health Provider, You Will:

  • Deliver clinical care to patients through a blend of in-person visits in their home and virtual visits from your own home
  • Provide compassionate, individualized, and holistic patient care
  • Comprehensive primary care
  • Urgent care
  • Chronic condition management.
  • Collaborate with our multidisciplinary care team
  • Benefit from professional development opportunities  
  • Participate in after-hours on-call coverage as needed.

We Offer:

  • Health and retirement benefits
  • Competitive salary
  • Paid time off
  • Flexibility

Our COVID-19 Vaccination Policy is aligned with the CMS Omnibus COVID-19 Health Care Staff Vaccination Rule that mandates providers who work in Medicare and Medicaid certified facilities to be fully vaccinated to best care for our frail and elderly populations. Based on this CMS requirement, Crown Health requires all “frontline workers” to be fully vaccinated.

Crown Health is a ConcertoCare practice. We are an equal opportunity employer.

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Physician Assistant
Monday, September 12, 2022 11:15 AM

Company: Sterling Provider Group
Supervisor: 
Corbin Bunnage & DeVon Dahlke

Job Description:

Provide urgent and non-urgent health care for individuals in the Urgent, Primary Care and Occupational Medicine practice setting commensurate with training and in accordance with the general policies and standards of practice, as established by the Sterling Provider Group. Delivers care appropriate for an out-patient, urgent care center with a multicultural patient population. Elicits detailed patient histories and conducts complete examinations. Establish and maintain a good working relationship with Sterling Medical investors as well as occupational medicine referral sources. Reaches diagnosis and initiates conservative therapies (when appropriate), diagnostic tests and referrals, etc., as well as counsel patient and family on health and disease.

Major Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Provide all medical care generally provided at an ambulatory care facility, on an outpatient basis and such pre-operative care in minor surgery normally performed on an outpatient basis.

  2. Responsible for the delivery of care, treatment, and referrals. Arrange for referral resources for those medical specialties not provided by the Sterling MSO.

  3. Evaluate patients, based on medical training and/or specialty, to determine the medical condition of the patient, through the performance of physical examinations, thereby establishing a diagnosis and proposed treatment plan.

  4. Maintain a high standard of medical practice and participate in the training development of the medical team. Assist in medical education of both the patients and clinic staff.

  5. Facilitates the patients transition within and between health care settings; refer and transfer patients for specialty care, provide follow-up care and discharge patients.

  6. If applicable, provide the necessary back-up to the on-call physician, resident, emergency room personnel, etc. with regard to giving directions on an appropriate treatment plan. Additionally, perform rounds and other inpatient care for clinic patients hospitalized at institutions with which the clinic has an agreement for hospitalization of its patients.

  7. As a member of the health care team, exemplify an example in attitude toward patients and staff, thereby, performing duties with respect, dignity, privacy, and modesty to the patients.

  8. Participate in the development of clinic protocols and formulary. Make recommendations, suggestions, etc., as requested.

  9. Fulfill required Continuing Education Credits in a timely manner commensurate with those required to maintain state and board licensures. Attend professional conventions and seminars, participate in professional societies, and do all things reasonable, necessary, and desirable to maintain and improve his/her professional skills

  10. Document each on site/in office procedure, prescription, consultation, and patient contact in patient's chart within a 24-hour period.

  11. Counsel patients regarding medical and other problems which might affect a patient’s health and well-being.

  12. Perform such clinical procedures for patient's benefit which are within scope and skill of practitioner, and which are economically feasible.

  13. Prepare forms, letters, and examinations on behalf of patients for claims of disability, workers compensation, injuries and illnesses, etc.

  14. Participate and cooperate in all reasonable efforts with the clinic to apply for and secure public or private grants, contracts, donations, and all customary and desirable accreditations, licensing and permits.

  15. Provide direction and leadership to the clinic's medical support staff, with regard to the administering of a patient's care.

  16. Meet with the supervising physician periodically and as required by state law, if applicable.

  17. Assist supervising physician with completing any required chart reviews for co-signatures.

  18. Review Delegation of Service agreement with supervising physician at least annually.

  19. Perform other job-related duties, as may be assigned, by the Medical Director.

Minor Duties & Responsibilities:

  1. Treat all people with dignity, respect, and compassion.
  2. Honor diversity in practices of faith, traditions, and culture.
  3. Recognize the good work and accomplishments of others.
  4. Invite and acknowledge concerns, suggestions, and opinions of others.
  5. Protect personal and professional privacy and confidentiality.
  6. Communicate truthfully and expect others to do the same.
  7. Identify and resolve difficult issues.
  8. Seek out and participate in opportunities for development.
  9. View change as opportunity.
  10. Accept and offer feedback that promotes respect and leads to development.
  11. Seek out education and training to build job skills.
  12. Exceed expectations of those we serve.
  13. Strive to exceed the requirements of our jobs.
  14. Seek to continuously improve the way we do work.
  15. Work with others in the spirit of teamwork.
  16. Be accountable for the successful completion of our work.
  17. Make decisions about our time and work resources that avoid waste and duplication.
  18. Conserve natural and environmental resources.
  19. Maintain health, safety, and security in the workplace.

Qualifications:

Education:

  • Must be a graduate from an accredited physician assistant studies program leading to the degree of MPAS or equivalent.
  • Currently licensed to practice in the State of hire/assignment.
  • Have a thorough knowledge of the principles and practices of medicine commensurate with his/her training.
  • Board certification by the NCCPA as a Physician Assistant is required.
  • Previous experience should be from an urgent care, hospital, or ambulatory clinic setting.

Experience:

  • Able to communicate effectively in English, both verbally and in writing.
  • Additional languages preferred.
  • Strong presentation skills.

Other:

The Physician Assistant must have the patience and tact to deal with the patient population and ability to work effectively in the primary care/urgent care environment. Scheduling flexibility is also required to be able to rotate hours and shifts, if needed, and to be called during emergency situations to provide coverage.

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Physician Assistant Certified - PA-C
Tuesday, August 09, 2022 04:01 PM

Our Company:

AnovaWorks is leading the way for innovative occupational health care. We are focused on building trusting relationships and bringing accessible, quality, empathy-based health care to the workforce for both the employer and the employee.

If you would like to work with an innovative company that is modernizing medicine to make health care more accessible, then this is your chance to be a part of our growing AnovaWorks team!

The Position:

As a Physician Assistant, you will focus on providing high quality patient care in Employee Health services. You will also be part of AnovaWorks ancillary services team to provide CDL exams. What is required? A love of the practice of medicine, critical thinking skills, acute diagnostic abilities, and willingness to learn our unique system of practice. 

Challenging? Yes. And very rewarding.

THIS POSITION COMES WITH A HIRING BONUS OF $5,000

Requirements:
A qualified Physician Assistant will perform the following functions: 
  • The Physician Assistant will perform CDL exams?
  • The Physician Assistant will diagnose and treat acute, episodic, or chronic illnesses
  • The Physician Assistant will prescribe all necessary medications and treatments 
  • The Physician Assistant will perform comprehensive physical examinations of patients
  • The Physician Assistant will develop and implement patient management policies and procedures
  • The Physician Assistant will facilitate referrals to other healthcare professionals and medical facilities 
  • The Physician Assistant will communicate with collaborating physician or specialist regarding patient care 

 The Physician Assistant should have the following qualifications

  • 1+ year performing DOT medical exams (preferred)
  • Previous experience in Occupational Medicine, Family Practice, Urgent Care or ER (preferred) 
  • Ability to build rapport with patients
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Team oriented  

The Physician Assistant should have the following education/license/certification: 

  • WA Physician Assistant License (Required)
  • Master’s Degree (Required) 
  • DOT Medical Examiner Certified (Preferred but not required)

Training will be provided upon hire to obtain DOT Certification.

Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental & Vision
  • 401(k) matching
  • Medical, Dental & Vision
  • Employee assistance program
  • Life insurance
  • Supplemental Insurance
  • Holiday pay and Paid time off
  • Continuing Medical Education 

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Assistant or Associate Professor/Didactic Coordinator – Physician Assistant Studies (Tenure Track)
Tuesday, August 02, 2022 05:45 PM

Department: School of PA Medicine

Reports to: Dr. Troy Bender, Dean of School of PA Medicine

Appointment Date: August 15, 2022, or As Negotiated (12-Month Appointment)

Close Date: Open Until Filled

Position Summary:

Northwest University - School of PA Medicine has applied for Accreditation - Provisional from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA). The School of PA Medicine anticipates matriculating its first class in August of 2024, pending approval for Accreditation - Provisional status at the March 2024 ARC-PA meeting.

Northwest University is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor for the School of PA Medicine.  This position will serve in a dual capacity as a principal faculty member and a Didactic Coordinator and collaborate with all members of the program faculty and staff.

The successful candidate will provide oversight with assessment, course and curriculum sequencing to align with ARC-PA standards, as well as providing general leadership and direction of the didactic year. This includes maintaining student and instructional faculty records, as well as data collection to contribute to the self-study element of accreditation maintenance for the program. The didactic coordinator is a principal faculty member reporting to the Dean of the PA program.

The principal faculty member must possess a meaningful commitment to Jesus Christ, the church, and the Gospel. We are seeking someone with a winsome, encouraging, and culturally engaged faith. Candidates with previous academic experience including precepting or teaching is preferred.

Application review will be conducted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. Members of underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply.

Essential Functions:

  1. Provide classroom instruction and coordinate activities related to the education for students admitted to the didactic phase of the program.
  2. Evaluation student performance.
  3. Designing, implementing, coordinating, and evaluating the curriculum for the didactic phase.
  4. Serve as an advisor to all students admitted into the program.
  5. Actively participating in all ARC-PA accreditation activities that are required.
  6. Participate in the student admissions selection process each year.
  7. Participate in all committees related to the operations within the PA program.
  8. Participate in the governance functions of the university as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Candidate must be a current licensed physician assistant or an allopathic/osteopathic physician.
  2. Candidate must be board certified.
  3. Candidate must have a demonstrated, vibrant evangelical faith compatible with the mission of Northwest University.
  4. Candidate must have the ability to apply a faith-based worldview to program design, instruction, and advising.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Candidate has previous academic appointments in education.
  2. Candidate has previous leadership experience in education.
  3. Candidate is willing to enroll in a doctoral program related to area of instruction (If applicable).
  4. Candidate has established relationships with area hospitals and local clinics.
  5. Candidate is an active member of a local church.
  6. Candidate has experience mentoring diverse students, including those from underrepresented backgrounds.

Application Requirements

If you are interested in the position, please submit the following:

  • Letter of interest addressing the above-stated qualities and qualifications sought by the university
  • Current curriculum vitae, including a list of courses taught (if any)
  • A list of three professional references with e-mail and phone contact information
  • A statement of teaching philosophy, which includes an explanation of how the candidate’s Christian faith shapes his or her approach to the field of medicine.
  • A brief narrative describing the candidate’s personal Christian faith, practice, and current local church affiliation.

Applications may be submitted by email to:

Dr. Troy Bender, DMSc, MS-PAS, PA-C

Dean | Physician Assistant Program

[email protected] 

General Application Information

Candidates must adhere to Northwest University’s Evangelical Christian tradition, respect the Northwest University Statement of Faith (Statement of Faith), and agree to advocate nothing contrary to the Bible, this statement of faith, or the stated purposes of Northwest University. Faculty must also adhere to the policies outlined in the Faculty Handbook.  Northwest University conducts background checks on all final candidates.

Search procedures will be closed, when a sufficient number of qualified applicants have been identified. Applicants are urged to provide sufficient information, so that the application file may be considered complete at the end of the search period. 

Northwest University

Northwest University is a Christian coeducational undergraduate and graduate institution, related to the Assemblies of God, offering baccalaureate and master's, and doctoral level education. The sixty-acre campus is located in Kirkland, Washington, just ten miles from downtown Seattle. The campus is an ideal setting for study, recreation, and inspiration and is centrally located and convenient to industry, business, and commercial activities.

Mission Statement

We, the people of Northwest University, carry the call of God by continually building a learning community dedicated to spiritual vitality, academic excellence, and empowered engagement with human need.

In addition, all faculty members at Northwest University must subscribe to our Statement of Faith.

Accreditation

Northwest University is accredited by the Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (regional). The University is endorsed by the Commission on Christian Higher Education of the Assemblies of God and the Association of Christian Schools International. The University holds membership in the Council of Christian Colleges and Universities.

Northwest University's College of Business is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The Buntain School of Nursing is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. In addition, the School of Nursing has received approval from the Washington State Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission. The University is also approved by the Board of Education and Superintendent of Public Instruction of the State of Washington to prepare elementary and secondary education teachers and recommend for certification. It is a member of the American Association of Colleges for Teacher Education. Northwest University's doctoral program in counseling psychology is accredited by the American Psychological Association (APA).

The University is approved by the Federal and State Governments for student aid programs and for the training of international students. Selected programs of study are approved by a Washington State Approving Agency for enrollment of those eligible for benefits under Title 38 and Title 10, U.S. Code and by Washington State for training in Vocational Rehabilitation. It is listed in the current bulletin, "Accredited Higher Education Institutions," published by the U.S. Office of Education.

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Assistant or Associate Professor/Clinical Coordinator – Physician Assistant Studies (Tenure Track)
Tuesday, August 02, 2022 05:34 PM

Assistant or Associate Professor/Clinical Coordinator – Physician Assistant Studies (Tenure Track)

Department: School of PA Medicine

Reports to: Dr. Troy Bender, Dean of School of PA Medicine

Appointment Date: August 15, 2022, or As Negotiated (12-Month Appointment)

Close Date: Open Until Filled

Position Summary:

Northwest University - School of PA Medicine has applied for Accreditation - Provisional from the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA). The School of PA Medicine anticipates matriculating its first class in August of 2024, pending approval for Accreditation - Provisional status at the March 2024 ARC-PA meeting.

Northwest University is seeking a qualified candidate for the position of Assistant/Associate Professor for the School of PA Medicine.  This position will serve in a dual capacity as a principal faculty member and a Clinical Coordinator and collaborate with all members of the program faculty and staff.

The successful candidate will help the program with assessment, recruitment and retention of preceptors, course and curriculum sequencing to align with ARC-PA standards, as well as providing general leadership and oversight of the clinical year. This includes clinical rotation scheduling and coordination, as well as data collection to contribute to the self-study element of accreditation maintenance for the program. The clinical coordinator must track of supervised clinical practice experience, the setting, and specific patient encounters required to schedule a student during the clinical year. The clinical coordinator is a principal faculty member reporting to the Dean of the PA program.

The principal faculty member must possess a meaningful commitment to Jesus Christ, the church, and the Gospel. We are seeking someone with a winsome, encouraging, and culturally engaged faith. Candidates with previous academic experience including precepting or teaching is preferred.

Application review will be conducted on an ongoing basis until the position is filled. Members of underrepresented groups are highly encouraged to apply.

Essential Functions:

  1. Provide classroom instruction and coordinate activities related to the education of the students admitted to the clinical phase of the program.
  2. Evaluating student performance.
  3. Designing, implementing, coordinating, and evaluating the curriculum for the clinical phase.
  4. Serve as an advisor to all students admitted in the program.
  5. Actively participating in all ARC-PA accreditation activities that are required.
  6. Participate in the student admissions selection process each year.
  7. Participate in all committees related to the operations within the PA program.
  8. Participate in the governance functions of the university as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

  1. Candidate must be a current licensed physician assistant or allopathic/osteopathic physician.
  2. Candidate must be board certified.
  3. Candidate must have a demonstrated, vibrant evangelical faith compatible with the mission of Northwest University.
  4. Candidate must have the ability to apply a faith-based worldview to program design, instruction, and advising.

Preferred Qualifications:

  1. Candidate has previous academic appointments in education.
  2. Candidate has previous leadership experience in education.
  3. Candidate is willing to enroll in a doctoral program related to area of instruction (if applicable).
  4. Candidate has established relationships with area hospitals and local clinics in order to foster clinical rotation agreements.
  5. Candidate is an active member of a local church.

Application Requirements

If you are interested in this position, please submit the following:

  • Letter of interest addressing the above-stated qualities and qualifications sought by the university
  • Current curriculum vitae, including a list of courses taught (if any)
  • A list of three professional references with e-mail and phone contact information
  • A statement of teaching philosophy, which includes an explanation of how the candidate’s Christian faith shapes his or her approach to the field of medicine.
  • A brief narrative describing the candidate’s personal Christian faith, practice, and current local church affiliation.

Applications may be submitted by email to:

Dr. Troy Bender, DMSc, MS-PAS, PA-C

Dean | Physician Assistant Program

[email protected]

General Application Information

Candidates must adhere to Northwest University’s Evangelical Christian tradition, respect the Northwest University Statement of Faith (Statement of Faith), and agree to advocate nothing contrary to the Bible, this statement of faith, or the stated purposes of Northwest University. Faculty must also adhere to the policies outlined in the Faculty Handbook.  Northwest University conducts background checks on all final candidates.

Search procedures will be closed, when a sufficient number of qualified applicants have been identified. Applicants are urged to provide sufficient information, so that the application file may be considered complete at the end of the search period.

Northwest University

Northwest University is a Christian coeducational undergraduate and graduate institution, related to the Assemblies of God, offering baccalaureate and master's, and doctoral level education. The sixty-acre campus is located in Kirkland, Washington, just ten miles from downtown Seattle. The campus is an ideal setting for study, recreation, and inspiration and is centrally located and convenient to industry, business, and commercial activities.

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