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Nursing Open House - March 21

Surgical Physician Assistant

Kent Hospital - Affinity Physicians Group Job ID: 07613-x1576-008

(3) 12-hour shifts, DAYS
Weekend & Holiday Shift
Has Benefits
Job Description
Perform as the surgical House Officer.  Major duties encompass all Surgical emergencies concerning in-house / admitted patients in the absence of their private physician.  In addition to provide back-up for the nursing staff, technicians, and IV nurses when they encounter unusual difficulties in accomplishing their clinical duties.  The primary objective is to provide professional clinical knowledge and skills to protect the patients and the Hospital's interest.  Reports administrative to House Officer Program Manager and the Chief of Surgery.
Required Education
Master's or equivalent experience preferred.  Bachelor's degree required.  Inpatient acute care experience preferred.  Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner certificate from an accredited program.  RI State PR or NP license.  DEA registration.  Credentialed appointment to the KCHM Medical Staff.  CPR and ACLS certification. 
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