Physician Assistant / PA in Galveston, TX at Shriners Hospitals for Children

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    815 Market Street
    Galveston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/7/2019

Job Description


PHYSICIAN ASSISTANT




Shriners Hospitals for Children - Galveston is the leader in the fields of acute burn injury treatment and rehabilitation.  We are seeking a licensed Physician Assistant to join our team.  Duties include:


  • Under physician supervision, performs history, physical exams and makes rounds 
  • Assists in the evaluation and work up of the patient, conferring with physician on treatment and follow up 
  • Assists physician with interpretation of test results. 
  • Assist surgeon in operating room with major and minor procedures 
  • Functions as adjunct to the patient's primary care provider in order to promote integration of specialty and community services


Job Requirements


Requirements include:  


  • Graduate of an AMA (CAHEA) approved Physician Assistant program with an associate BA/BS.
  • Eligible for National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants certificate; state license in good standing.
  • Two years post graduate experience preferred.
  • Demonstrates clinical competence; strong teamwork and customer service skills required.
  • Bilingual English/Spanish preferred.


 


Company Overview: 


Shriners Hospitals for Children is committed to providing the highest quality care to children with neuromusculoskeletal conditions, burn injuries and other special healthcare needs within a compassionate, family-centered and collaborative care environment. 


Our work environment is mission driven, high quality and provides great satisfaction to all professionals through the unique health care setting. We are an equal employment opportunity employer committed to providing challenging and rewarding careers.


All of our positions, including on-call positions, are benefits eligible. We offer a robust benefits package including medical, dental, vision, flexible spending account, and a 403(b) retirement plan. Employees who are 0.5 FTE or greater are also eligible for 100% company paid group life insurance, supplemental life insurance, 100% company paid short term disability, long term disability, and a generous PTO accrual.