Performs quality patient care to patients in a critical care unit. Admits patient and participates in daily rounds with intensivist/cardiologist and/or attending physician. Performs advanced procedures in conjunction with the attending physician.
EDUCATION: Graduation from a Physician Assistant Program accredited by the Commission of Accreditation of Allied Health Education Program; Bachelors degree.
EXPERIENCE: 1 year inpatient experience.
LICENSE/CERT/REG: NCCPA (National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants) certification. Current certification with the Maryland Board of Physicians Quality Assurance (BPQA). BLS (Basic Life Support)/ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support) certification.
SKILLS: Verbal and written communication skills. Basic computer skills preferred.