Physician Assistant - ED

Physician Assistant - ED

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Reference #: J0424-1247

Trenton, Ontario, Canada

Salary: $48.14 - $58.91/Hour

Looking for a Physician Assistant (PA) to join our team. The PA will support the Trenton Memorial Hospital (TMH) Emergency Department by providing patient assessment and interventions under the supervision and direction of the Emergency Physician. The PA will possess the skills, knowledge and experience to work as a part of the Interdisciplinary Team in the Emergency Department. The PA will be involved in and contribute to quality improvement processes, data tracking, and professional development activities. The goal of the PA role in the Emergency Department is to help provide timely access to care and promote quality outcomes for our patients. The PA will report to the Emergency Department Patient Services Manager.

The schedule for the PA will be determined based on the needs of the ED with a goal of optimizing the hours that are typically high volume, including later morning to evening and every other weekend are expected. There will be flexibility with respect to the shift schedule for the successful candidate. Not only is the Trenton Emergency Department a dynamic learning environment, it is a highly functioning team. We welcome new staff and support their integration into the team through providing orientation and ongoing educational opportunities and mentorship. Come join us and grow your skills as a PA!

• 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.)

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