Emory

Physician Assistant

Job Number
62092
Job Type
Regular Full-Time
Division
Emory Campus Life
Department
CL: Student Health Services
This position may involve the following Health and Safety issues:
Working with human blood, body fluids, tissues, or other potentially infectious materials.
Job Category
Nursing
Location : Name
Bldg 1525 Clifton Road
Campus Location (For Posting) : Location
US-GA-Atlanta

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Description

Considering the increase need for clinical surveillance of off campus students isolated at home due to COVID, this position will be integral to the team supporting these students. This position will be a temporary position to meet the needs of the students during the COVID response. As patient demand requires, this position will see patients both at the primary care/women’s health site and the COVID site for evaluation or testing.

 

JOB DESCRIPTION:

  • Provides medical care to patients under the direction of a supervising physician.
  • Examines, evaluates, and treats patients with medical conditions, illnesses or injuries.
  • Advises patients on the maintenance of good health.
  • Virtually follow and assess students in isolation and quarantine.
  • Primary care and women’s health clinical care including procedures per credentials.
  • COVID assessment and testing clinic assignments.
  • Telehealth upon request.
  • Duties as assigned by the Director of Clinical Services.
  • Attend daily huddles and designated provider meetings
  • On call and weekend coverage shared on a rotating basis amongst the providers.

 

THIS IS A TIME LIMITED, BENEFITS ELIGIBLE ONE YEAR APPOINTMENT


MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Graduation from a nationally accredited Physician Assistant program.
  • Current licensure as a Physician Assistant in the state of Georgia.

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills especially under stressful situations experienced by young adults and their families; ability to work collaboratively with colleagues and departments in a complex and vibrant university and academic healthcare setting under unprecedented circumstance dictated by COVID; and competency in the use of electronic health records.
  • Organizational skills needed to follow large numbers of students in isolation and quarantine.
  • Flexibility in meeting the needs of the students and the office during this dynamic response.

NOTE: Position tasks are required to be performed in-person at an Emory University location; working remote is not an option. Emory reserves the right to change this status with notice to employee.

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