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Bariatrics - Physician Asst

Company: Ascension
Location: Valdosta
Posted on: September 3, 2019

Job Description:

We Are Hiring Bariatrics - Physician Asst -PRN,Day - Valdosta,GA Why Join Ascension? Ascension St. Vincent’s, based in Jacksonville, Florida, has served the people of Northeast Florida and Southeast Georgia since 1873. It is home to the largest cardiovascular program between Atlanta and Orlando. From its humble beginning to its current status as a regional healthcare system, Ascension St. Vincent's is widely recognized for delivering quality, compassionate care. Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization dedicated to transformation through innovation across the continuum of care. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension is committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, especially to those most in need. In FY2018, Ascension provided nearly $2 billion in care of persons living in poverty and other community benefit programs. Ascension St. Vincents Bariatric Center offers a comprehensive range of services for individuals who are dealing with obesity and its associated health effects. The Bariatric Center has been named a Comprehensive Center by the American Society for Metabolic and Bariatric Surgery (ASMBS). We provide each patient with the complete support they need to achieve a healthier weight and lifestyle. Within a supportive and encouraging atmosphere, we provide both surgical and non-surgical bariatric services, helping patients not only lose weight but improve their overall health. What You Will Do As an Associate with St. Vincent's HealthCare-FL, you will have the opportunity to provide direct diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services under the supervision of a physician. This advanced practice provider (APRN or PA) will work closely with an interdisciplinary team of staff. Approximately 75% of the position will be dedicated to clinical duties and the other 25% will be focused on administrative coordination for the practice including workflows, surgical coordination, support groups, and global management of patients as a key member of the team working to provide patient support and communication. Current licensure as Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant in the State of Florida and Georgia. Previous experience in bariatrics or other team-based divisions strongly preferred Responsibilities: Obtains patient history and performs assessment. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic procedures. Provides and documents direct treatment and management of health conditions. Provides counseling and education of patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources. Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and care. What You Will Need Licenses/Certifications/Registration: Required Credential(s): BLS Provider credentialed from the  American Heart Association (AHA)  obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Physician Assistant credentialed from the  Florida Physician Assistants  obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. Preferred Credential(s): Physician Assistant. Education: Diploma  Graduate of accredited Physician Assistant program Master's degree preferred Work Experience: 1 year of Bariatric or Weightloss experience preferred. Equal Employment Opportunity St. Vincent's Healthcare (SVHC) will provide equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all associates and applicants for employment regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identification or expression, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, genetic information, carrier status or any other legally protected status or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.   Please note that Ascension will make an offer of employment only to individuals who have applied for a position using our official application. Be on alert for possible fraudulent offers of employment. Ascension will not solicit money or banking information from applicants. E-Verify Statement To comply with federal regulations of the Immigration Reform and Control Act (IRCA), all employees are required to complete an Employment Eligibility Verification form (I-9).  This law applies to all hired individuals regardless of schedule and hours, including volunteers and students.    St. Vincent's HealthCare participates in the Electronic Employment Verification Program. Please click the E-Verify link below for more information. E-Verify (link to E-verify site)

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