Seeking an ambitious and motivated Physician Assistant to join our growing Ears Nose & Throat Department! Our team currently has 4 Physician Assistant's and 10 ENT Surgeons. The Physician Assistant role will consist of outpatient and inpatient responsibilities which include rounding on patients in the Medical Center and assisting in surgery. The Physician Assistant will also facilitate admissions and transfers from other hospitals, triages calls and take messages.
Make a difference every single day
When the work you do every single day has a crucial impact on the lives of others, every effort, every detail, and every second matters. This shared culture of happiness, passion and dedication pulses through Cedars-Sinai, and it's just one of the many reasons we've achieved our fifth consecutive Magnet designation for nursing excellence. From working with a team of dedicated healthcare professionals to using state-of-the-art facilities, you'll have everything you need to do something incredible—for yourself, and for others. Join us, and discover why U.S. News & World Report has named us one of America's Best Hospitals.
As a Physician Assistant at Cedars-Sinai you will achieve the remarkable
You'll Examine patients, performs comprehensive physical examinations, and compiles patient medical data, including health history ad results of physical examination.
You'll Administer or orders diagnostic tests, such as x-ray, electrocardiogram, and laboratory tests, and interprets test results for deviations from normal.
You'll Perform therapeutic procedures such as scope evaluations, injections, immunizations, suturing and wound care.
You'll develop and implement patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care.
You'll instruct and counsel patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens.
You'll assist surgeons in operating room procedures including retracting, providing hemostasis and suturing
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