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RWJBarnabas Health Physician Assistant Bariatric Program Full Time Days in United States

Physician Assistant Bariatric Program Full Time Days Req #: 0000052865

Category: Physician Assistant

Status: Full-Time

Shift: Day

Facility: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center

Location:

Bariatric Program,

201 LYONS AVENUE, NEWARK, NJ 07112-2027

Physician Asst Bariatric Program:

  • The Physician Assistant will be responsible for managing health problems, coordinating health care, and assisting in surgery for Dept. of Bariatrics patients.

  • The successful candidate will function in full compliance with State and Federal rules and regulations and the nursing standards of care.

  • Perioperative preparation and postoperative clinical management will be conducted in collaboration with the attending physician and other health care professionals.

  • They will also act as the Bariatric Center Coordinator which provides clinical and managerial expertise for patients in the weight loss program.

  • As the Coordinator they will assist in the development of the center and the accreditation process, and ensure continuous compliance with MBSAQIP requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Valid license/certificate as a Physician Assistant in the State of NJ, required

  • DEA License

  • Possess a current Basic Life Support Certification (BLS), required

  • Possess a current Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), required

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills

  • Bachelor s degree in related field.

  • Graduate of an accredited school of medicine.

  • Two years experience as a PA in an acute care setting required.

Newark Beth Israel Medical Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

RWJBarnabas Health is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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