Sibley Memorial Hospital

Physician Assistant (PRN)* (41268952)
Location: Washington, District of Columbia - United States
Posted: 11/21/2017

Physician Assistant (PRN)*

Johns Hopkins Health System employs more than 20,000 people annually. When joining the Johns Hopkins Health System, you became part of a diverse organization dedicated to its patients, their families, and the community we serve, as well as to our employees. Career opportunities are available in academic and community hospital settings, home care services, physician practices, international affiliate locations and in the health insurance industry. Great careers continually advance here. The Physician Assistant (Surgical PA-C, Licensed) provides direct assistance to the primary surgeon during surgical procedures. The Physician Assistant performs preoperative histories and physicals on patients for each attending physician. Writes post-op notes and orders for each patient in the Post Anesthesia Care Unit (PACU). May respond to calls from nursing units regarding clinical management of the surgical patients, assessing, diagnosing and writing orders on behalf of the attending physician. Performs special clinical procedures under the direction of the attending physician. Start: Varies End: Varies Minimum Education: Masters Degree required - Physician Assistant Program Minimum Experience: 1 year of related experience required - 2+ years of Intensive Care experience is preferred. Prefer applicants with one year of experience in surgical assistance or successful completion of a Physician Assistant Surgical Program or Surgical residency. Knowledge of and ability to maintain sterile technique required. Knowledgeable about diagnostic ancillary testing and interpretation of test results, medications and current treatment regimes required. Ability to write orders and progress notes in fluent English under the direction of attending physicians. Basic CPR certification is required. ACLS certification for block room utilization. Professional Licensures/Certifications: DC License & NCCPA Certification Sibley Memorial Hospital provides a smoke-free workplace. Johns Hopkins Health System and its affiliates are Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, and or any other status protected by federal, state, or local law.

Additional Requirments / Information

Job Capacity:Employee (full-time)
Minimum Education Level:See Job Description
Visa Sponsorship: No
Related Industries:Other

About Sibley Memorial Hospital

Sibley is a non-profit, full service 328 bed acute care community hospital serving the Washington, DC area. Our campus is also home to our assisted living residence, Grand Oaks and The Sibley Renaissance which houses our Center for Rehabilitation Medicine, Sibley Senior Services, skilled nursing care and a residential Alzheimer's unit.


Our Employees Are The Sibley Advantage


Partners In Quality

The success of Sibley will always depend on the people who work here. They continue to be people who care deeply about others and who seek to grow professionally themselves. They recognize excellence and want to be part of a professional community that recognizes and rewards commitment, vision and hard work. This commitment is so strong that we have extended our mission to include a comprehensive employee initiative, The Sibley Advantage designed to reward, retain and attract the best professionals in the marketplace.


A Community of Caring

Yes, Sibley is a community hospital. And the community that defines us is filled with people who place a high value on excellent medical care. They know what is considered best practice and they are prepared to go anywhere to get it. Time and again, they stay right here. They have their babies at Sibley. They come for orthopedic work; for pain management; for a complete range of cancer services; for laparoscopic, arthoroscopic, a wide range of surgeries; and - of course - emergencies.


Innovation Drives Excellence

Sibley retains the pleasant feel and personal attention of the community hospital it is; yet it houses some of the most innovative medical programs in the region. The hospital's commitment to medical excellence is great. The bottom line is extraordinary professional opportunities for you.


Quality of Life

We're located in a beautiful tree-filled neighborhood in Northwest, Washington, DC. Minutes from Georgetown, Adams Morgan, Embassy Row and the heart of the nation's capital, you will have all that Washington has to offer close at hand - cherry blossoms in the spring, kayaking on the Potomac plus arts and professional and amateur sports year-round.


Join Us

You are in a unique position of having many choices about where to work. As you consider your many options, remember that Sibley is known for attracting highly skilled and motivated medical professionals who stay here and grow. We are a hospital known for its financial stability. Join the Sibley team and you will be in a hospital that offers the resources and support you need to do your best. Become an important part of the Sibley success story.

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