Physician Assistant - Neurology

Penn State Health Milton S. Hershey Medical Center

Location: US:PA:Hershey
Work Type: Full Time
FTE: 1.0
Shift: Day
Hours: 8a - 5p
Recruiter: Please contact Savannah Stauffer at sstauffer@pennstatehealth.psu.edu for additional information.

***The focus of this position is the Epilepsy program, primarily outpatient***

SUMMARY OF POSITION:

Performing under the responsibility and supervision of the physician, working in collaboration as a medical advocate in the medical care system, serving as the liaison between the patient and physician. Implement diagnostic testing, physical examination, coordination of care, and therapeutic tasks in the sphere of decision-making required to establish a diagnosis and to develop a treatment plan. Assist the physician in acute, subacute, and chronic care of neurology inpatient and outpatient services.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATION(S):

  • Graduate of an AMA approved Physician Assistant Program or baccalaureate or higher degree program that meets licensure requirements in the State of Pennsylvania required.
  • National Certification in Pennsylvania or in another State with reciprocity and licensure to practice in Pennsylvania required.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATION(S):

  • Relevant experience preferred.

This job description is a general outline of duties performed and is not to be misconstrued as encompassing all duties performed within the position. All individuals (including current employees) selected for a position will undergo a background check appropriate for the position's responsibilities.

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Union: Non Bargained