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Requisition #: 195046
Title: Affiliate Practitioner, Resident PA
Department: ICU RESIDENCY PROGRAM
Posting Date: September 16, 2019
Hours: 40 hours
Shift Length: 12 hours
Location: UMass Memorial Medical Center – University Campus
The resident PA or NP practices under the general supervision of a physician. His/her scope of practice includes: obtaining a complete medical history; performing a physical examination; ordering and interpreting laboratory tests and imaging studies; formulating a diagnosis and treatment plan; prescribing and/or dispensing medication; assisting in surgery or other invasive procedures; and counseling patients and families under supervision of a physician. In addition, the Resident PA or NP is required to participate in a program of instruction provided by the Program and is expected to satisfy the academic requirement of this Program, as determined by the Program Director and the Medical Director.
Performs and documents a complete history and physical examination, including review of the available medical record, to formulate a diagnosis and treatment plan.
Orders and reviews appropriate laboratory tests and imaging studies.
Participates in daily inpatient rounds and records daily progress notes.
Requests consultations and communicates with consultants.
Performs routine bedside procedures as described in the “Delineation of Privileges”.