Advanced Practice Provider PA-C/CNP – Orthopedics - Full Time
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Quincy, IL 62301
Advanced Practice Provider PA-C/CNP – Orthopedics – Full Time
Quincy, IL, US
15 days ago
Requisition ID: 3294
Certified Physician Assistant – Orthopedics
Regular Full Time
Join respected, established providers in this growing practice. The Orthopedic Group is comprised of three full time orthopedic surgeons, one sports medicine physician, and two Advanced Practice Providers.
In this dynamic, efficient and growing Orthopedic group, will you will care for a wide variety of patients and pathologies, provide first assist in surgeries and outpatient services in the clinic.
Competitive compensation, comprehensive benefits including CME, PTO and malpractice coverage.
Quincy Medical Group, located in Quincy, IL employs over 120 Physicians and 42 Advanced Practice Providers in more than 34 specialties.
Works in collaboration with Physicians, Administrator, Nurse Managers and other health care providers to coordinate the care of patients. Provides professional medical care for patients following established standards and practices.
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Certificates, Licenses, Registrations
Maintains necessary certification, licensure, and hospital privileges. CPR certification is also required.
Education and/or Experience
Graduate of an accredited school.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS AND WORK ENVIRONMENT
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand, walk, sit, reach with hands and arms, climb, balance, bend, stretch and to talk and hear. The employee frequently is required to stoop, kneel or crouch. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 50 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. This job is performed indoors in a controlled environment where the noise level is usually moderate. There is a risk of exposure to blood borne pathogens.
PRIMARY JOB DUTIES
Performs complete and thorough assessments in assigned clinical duties.
Documents all encounters in a timely fashion according to the documentation policy (Documents all care given, phone contacts, and patient response to care).
Provides patient education and enlists patient support of the treatment plan.
Continually invests in relationship with the collaborating physician(s) and keeps CP apprised of patient care issues.
Discusses and communicates with other department team members and specialists as needed in providing medical care to patients and their families.
Provides support to nurses and support staff in handling patient phone calls; talks with patients directly as needed; helps achieve departmental goals and attends department meetings.
Provides ancillary results to patients in a timely manner and documents the follow-up.
Invests in self by continually advancing clinical knowledge base.
Works in collaboration with the Physicians and other health care providers.
Assist patients in setting attainable goals and developing action plans.
Other duties as assigned.