APRN or Physician Assistant (PA) .

Orthopaedics

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Florida Medical Clinic, LLC.

Job Title: Physician Assistant

Department: Orthopaedics - Tampa

Reports to: Supervising Physician & Director/Associate Director of Physician Offices

Job Summary: Responsibilities of PA under general supervision of provider

**Orthopaedics Background Preferred**

Essential Functions of the Position:

  • Evaluate Patients
    • Obtain and record health histories
    • Perform physical and development assessments
    • Order appropriate diagnostic tests and labs
    • Diagnose and treat health conditions
    • Manage the health care of those patients for which they have been educated to provide health teaching and counseling
    • Initiate referrals as appropriate consulting with Supervising Physician
    • Complete all documentation timely, efficiently and in its entirety
    • Maintain health record and document all items required for Meaningful Use
  • Daily responsibilities
    • Accurately completes all patient notes within 48 hours
    • Forwards completed documentation to Supervising Provider for signature
    • All outpatient patient charges are entered at the end of each patient encounter
    • Addresses and completes all patient tasks daily
    • Assists supervising provider with completion of their tasks
    • Assist with paperwork and forms as directed by the physician
    • Returns patient calls as needed
    • Documents ALF/SNF visits/services timely, accurately and in entirety
    • Submits ALF/SNF charges timely and correctly coordinating with the physician(s) as appropriate
  • Completes end of day process
  • Verify all messages have been handled for the day
  • Ensure tasks, labs, diagnostics have been reviewed and addressed as needed
  • Communicate with supervising physician any items that need to be addressed for the clinic
  • Log off their work stations properly

Additional Responsibilities:

  • Provides excellent customer service to his/her team, patients, and public
  • Maintains an organized and clean work area
  • Performs other incidental and related duties as required and assigned
  • Attends all meetings required by physician or Director/Associate Director
  • Attends yearly Florida Medical Clinic Physician Conference
  • Participates in monthly CTT meetings
  • Consults supervising provider as needed for client care

Physical and Mental Demands:

  • Normal physical ability
  • Above average concentration and high level complexity of decision making
  • High level verbal and written communication skills
  • Above average ability to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • High tolerance to stressful situations

Occupational Exposure:

  • High risk exposure to bloodborne pathogens and chemical hazards

Job Qualifications: Required Travel

  • Florida Licensed APRN or PA
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
  • Strong computer proficiency
  • Ability to plan ahead, organize and manage multiple priorities
  • Experience in Orthopaedics preferred
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in a similar role