• Physician Assistant (Emergency Department)

    Company: U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

    Location: Pittsburgh, PA

    Date Posted: February 13, 2014

    A full-time vacancy exists for a Physician Assistant in the Emergency Department within the VA Pittsburgh Healthcare System. Responsibilities: 1. Is clinically accountable to the physician preceptor 2. The individual will evaluate, diagnose and treat emergency department patients with lower triage acuity ratings in a Fast Track located within the VA Pittsburgh Emergency Department 3. The individual will track culture results from patients discharged from the Emergency Department with pending results and follow up on patients who have left the department without complete evaluations (elopements, leaving without being seen and patients who leave against medical advice. 4. Practices within the guidelines of the policies, prodcedures and the standards of care/practice 5. Maintains current...

    from U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs