May
24
2013

Physician Assistant jobs – Vascular Surgery – New Mexico

Physician Assistant – Vascular Surgery  

Top 10 Healthcare System located in New Mexico – This city is “One of the Top Five Cities to Live”. Enjoy year-round sunshine, a relaxed Southwestern lifestyle and diverse culture

Ideal candidate PA-C (will consider a NP) with 1+ years of vascular surgery experience. Vein harvesting.

Your Primary Job Functions include: 

• Assists surgeons with inpatient and outpatient procedures and major surgery
• Closure of wounds
• Daily medical management of inpatients in collaboration with physician.
• Rounds on hospitalized patients
• Performs admission history and physicals
• Performs discharge planning functions, family case conferences and dictates discharge summaries
• Coordinate patient care and follow-up for vascular patients on the vascular service
• Coordinate surgical scheduling to ensure maximum efficiency in surgeon’s schedule. Coordinate with OR and CVL to ensure proper equipment and supplies are available for surgical cases
• Sees and evaluate new patients and completes history and physical exams and consultations in collaboration with physician
• Presents patient to surgeons and assists in formulating a treatment plan, ordering appropriate lab and radiographic studies and performs office procedures; such as suture & staple removal, superficial wound debridement
• Evaluate postoperative patients and routine follow up visits
• See same day patients when required
• Triage new and existing patients over the phone
• Provide appropriate patient education
• Review vascular and venous studies with patients and physicians to formulate a  treatment plan

For more details on this job or other Physician Assistant jobs visit our website www.avasearchgroup.com or contact Adrienne Archer at 800-980-6237 or info@avasearchgroup.com

 

 

 

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