Full Job Description
Mid-Level Providers (MLP) are either a Physician Assistant (PA) or Nurse Practitioner (NP) who reports to the Program Manager or the Deputy Program Manager and will be clinically supervised by the site lead and work at the direction of a Physician, Surgeon or Anesthetist. The PA/NP will be assigned to treat patients in a medical/trauma hospital (DSH). The PA/NP support the medical function and will treat patients in these settings to ensure proper injury care and disease diagnosis, treatment and recovery, request necessary tests and follow-up visits and refer patients to specialists as necessary. Some settings may require the Mid-Level Provider (MLP) to coordinate with local hospitals to determine local capabilities, coordinate admission, monitor and arrange final disposition. In addition, some settings will require stabilization of patient and coordination of evacuation of patient to medevac center or CONUS.
REQUIRED CERTIFICATION, QUALIFICATIONS, AND EXPERIENCE:
- If a candidate is a Physician Assistant, Graduated from an accredited or provisionally accredited by the American Academy of Physician Assistants and hold a NCCPA certification.
- If a candidate is a Nurse Practitioner, Graduated from an accredited Nurse Practitioner School and hold a AANP or ANCC.
- Full unrestricted U.S. (State) Licensure, Certification, or Registration required in a State, Territory or Commonwealth (i.e., Puerto Rico) of the United States, or the District of Columbia.
- Have three (3) to five (5) years’ experience as a Physician Assistant/Nurse Practitioner.
- Physician Assistant/ Nurse Practitioners with emergency medicine experience are highly desirable.
- Have and maintain current certification in Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS), and Basic Life Support (BLS).
- Hold and maintain a certification in Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS) is required (must hold prior to deployment).
- Mid-Level Providers who recently completed a Tactical Combat Casualty Care (TCCC) course or comparable advanced trauma course featuring “live tissue” or simulation training are preferred.
- All health care providers and medical support staff must have recent clinical experience in patient care for at least 6 months out of the past year.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBLITIES:
- All Health Care Providers (HCPs) will document care delivered and follow up care required.
- Assists with the managing of day to day activities and prioritizing tasks.
- Operates personal computer to access e-mail, electronic calendars, and other basic office support software.
- Complies with all applicable CHS standards and guidelines.
- Attends and participates in a variety of meetings and task force groups to improve quality and outcomes, communicate issues, obtain approvals, resolve problems and maintain specific level of knowledge pertaining to new developments, new task efforts, and new policy requirements.
- Other duties as assigned.
- Must have a valid, current U.S. Driver’s License
- Must have a current U.S. Passport.
- Must sign a CHS Foreign Service Agreement (FSA) and is bound to the terms and conditions of the FSA.
- Shall be proficient in the ability to speak, write and communicate in English.
- Work hours are based on a 72 hr. work week; typically six 12 hour days but other variations may apply.
- Ability to obtain a DoD or DoS security clearance based on contract requirements.
- Shall attend a Pre-deployment Counter Terrorism training course prior to deployment.
- Must be confirmed by a medical examination to be “medically and dentally fit” in accordance Caliburn Medical Readiness Guidelines and Policies and/or as dictated by the Client.
- No conditions that would prevent the wear of personal protective equipment; including protective mask, ballistic helmet, body armor and chemical/biological protective garments or conditions that would prevent the capability of donning, lifting or carrying of up to 70 lbs. of referenced gear while running to a bunker or protected area in the face of perceived or imminent danger..
- The climate is desert-like, hot, and prone to dust storms.
Caliburn International is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, sex, disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, and other statuses protected by law.
Caliburn International LLC is a leading provider of professional services and solutions to U.S. federal government agencies and commercial clients. We provide consulting, engineering, medical, and environmental services as well as large scale program management in support of our core markets of national defense, international diplomacy, and homeland security client readiness. Caliburn employs over 8,000 dedicated professionals deployed across five continents.
Caliburn Medical Services supports the health and well-being of civilian and military workforce partners. We are one of the nation’s largest and most experienced providers of medical management services to international customers, the U.S. Government, and commercial clients. Our medical management solutions are technology-driven and grounded in best practices. We are committed to protecting employee, company, and partner information and we comply with all government and industry standards. For more information about Caliburn and our career opportunities, visit us at www.caliburnintl.com.
Job Types: Full-time, Part-time