Sutter Health Physician Assistant – Surgical Services, Orthopedics in San Francisco, California

Description

Under direct supervision of the Medical Director of Surgical Services, this position provides a broad range of support to the Surgical Services and Orthopedic Surgical patients.Principal responsibilities include; clinical and surgical care of the pre, intra op and post surgicaland orthopedic patients.

Additional duties include maintaining patient/family/support interactions, acting as liaison to hospitalist, Emergency Room physicians and intensivists, and clinical care of surgical patients and orthopedic patients. Will be administratively accountable to the Director of Surgical Services, Mission Bernal Campus regarding these and other surgical services related activities.

Qualifications

Knowledge:

Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant program with an active California License.

Skills & Abilities:

Must have strong communication and organizational skills. On-call required.

Flexible work hours are required.

Experience:

Previous surgical experience with orthopedic and general surgery is strongly preferred.

Primary Location: California, San Francisco, San Francisco

Organization: California Pacific Medical Center

Employee Status: Regular

Employee Referral Bonus: No

Benefits: Yes

Position Status: Exempt

Union: No

Job Shift: Day

Shift Hours: 8 Hour Shift

Days of the Week Scheduled: Other

Weekend Requirements: One Weekend a Month

Schedule: Full Time

Hrs Per 2wk Pay Period: 80

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, marital status, sexual orientation, registered domestic partner status, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, ancestry, national origin (including possession of a driver's license issued to individuals who did not present proof of authorized presence in the U.S.), age, medical condition, physical or mental disability, military or protected veteran status, political affiliation, pregnancy or perceived pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical condition, genetic information or any other characteristic made unlawful by local, state, or federal law, ordinance or regulation. External hires must pass a background check/drug screening. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with Federal, state, and local laws, including but not limited to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.