Physician Assistant

Physician Assistant

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Reference #: J0424-1247

Location:
265 Dundas Street E, Belleville, Ontario, Canada K8N5A9

Salary: $46.74 - $57.19/Hour


Looking for Physician Assistant highly skilled healthcare professional educated in the medical model primarily supporting patients with chronic and acute conditions who will work under the supervision of a registered physician. The Physician Assistant needs to have the knowledge, skills, and experience to work in collaboration as part of the inter-professional team. There is an expectation the physician assistant will be involved in quality improvement, data tracking, staff development, and resource management strategies working towards excellent patient care. In an administrative and clinical context, reporting to Patient Services Manager, Medical Director, and Program Director, Professional Practice.

The hours reflect the needs of the Emergency Department and may involve later morning starts with shifts into evening hours. This is a Full Time position, may include Monday to Friday. Weekend work is available on an every other weekend basis, and Manager is open to further discussion on shift scheduling.

Required
• Canadian Association of Physician Assistants (CAPA) Certificate of Registration in good standing or eligibility,
• CAPA Interest Group relative to area of work,
• Accredited Physician Assistant,
• Certification relative to area of work is preferred,
• Current CPR or BCLS certificate,
• Minimum of 2 years Clinical experience in critical care, Medical/Surgical area,
• Demonstrated ability to support and coach staff in the accomplishment of department goals and initiatives,
• Ability to perform all specialized functions in the relative clinical service area (i.e. Delegated Medical Acts.)

Duties
• Supports the physician as an extension of the supervising physician within the physician patient relationship as guided by the supervising physician, performing controlled acts delegated by supervising physician,
• Performs complete and appropriate clinical assessment along with documentation,
• Formulates clinical treatment plans,
• Uses preventative and therapeutic interventions effectively to meet needs of patients,

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Physician Assistant
Quinte Health

The Trenton Emergency Department (ED) is a dynamic unit catering to Trenton and nearby communities. Our Interdisciplinary team of Physicians, RNs, RPNs, NPs and PAs collaborates to provide comprehensive patient care. Despite being a medium-volume ED, we handle diverse patient acuity levels and conduct regular interhospital transfers for advanced care.