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Requisition Number 17-0143
Post Date 5/19/2017
Title Certified Physician Assistant
City Bethlehem
Description

Coordinated Health (CH) is a privately held, physician-owned acute-care hospital network in eastern Pennsylvania and western New Jersey. CH’s focused regional network has 1,200 employees at 17 sites with an ambulatory-based continuum of care. Access is provided by specialty hospitals, ambulatory surgery centers, transitional care units, multi-specialty clinics and walk-in centers. Service lines include musculoskeletal care, cardiology, women’s health and immediate and primary care, endocrinology, rheumatology, and general surgery.  In Bethlehem, CH has exclusively earned the U.S. government’s new 5-star top CMS rating for hospital patient service, has earned top safety and patient satisfaction scores from HealthGrades.

General Responsibilities:

Patient Satisfaction:

  • Evaluates and manages the care of the patient.                    
  • Provides support to physicians carrying out treatments: casting, suturing, venipuncture, injections, etc..    
  • Responds to patient messages with return phone calls.                
  • Provide care to walk-in injuries and examinations for external clients
  • Dictates patient charts, office notes, correspondences and H&P summaries.    
  • Assists physicians in the care and treatment of patients.            
  • Provides care to walk-in injuries and examinations for external clients.        
  • Performs on-site services to our corporate clients.            

Continuous Improvement:

  • Responsible for the completion of all necessary paperwork involved with physical examinations, drugs screens, etc.          
  • Maintains confidentiality of all patient records at all times.        
  • Demonstrates competency with related to the following equipment:
  1. Casts and Cast saw                            
  2. Injections and medications                    
  3. Computer and office equipment    
  4. DME    
  5. EKGs
  6. Glucometers 

Organization    

  • Maintain confidentiality of all patient records at all times       
  • Accepts additional assignments as requested by management.
  • Works effectively with others.
  • Possesses the ability to work under pressure.
Requirements

Experience, Knowledge, and Education Requirements:

  • Physician Assistant Certificate.
  • Current Licensure in the state of Pennsylvania.
  • National Certification preferred.
  • Minimum of one year experience.

 

Why Coordinated Health:

  • The Coordinated Health Experience: Our teams are committed to treating every patient with respect and genuine compassion.
  • Convenience: We work around our patient’s lives and busy schedules. Most of our facilities are open 7-days a week, with extended evening and weekend hours.
  • Coordinated and Integrated Care: We work in close connection with CH physicians as well as outside referring providers to facilitate the delivery of care through a system wide electronic health record and PACs system.  We provide the answers physicians need to initiate treatment faster.
  • World-Class Hospitals: Our hospitals and out-patient facilities work together as cross-functional teams. Our physicians are part of Coordinated Health’s multidisciplinary teams in: Orthopedics, Joint Replacement, Spine, Sports Medicine, Foot & Ankle, Hand & Wrist, Gynecology, Breast Care, Cardiology, and Primary Care.
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