RWJBarnabas Health Physician Assistant Bariatric Program Full Time Days in United States
Physician Assistant Bariatric Program Full Time Days Req #: 0000052865
Category: Physician Assistant
Facility: Newark Beth Israel Medical Center
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.
Valid license/certificate as a Physician Assistant in the State of NJ, required
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