Physician Assistant – Neurosurgery – Piedmont Atlanta Hospital
Job Number: 1702012
Piedmont Atlanta Hospital - Atlanta, Georgia
Piedmont Healthcare is recruiting for a Physician Assistant to join a very busy Neurosurgical practice on our Piedmont Atlanta campus. This is a Monday – Friday position, working two full clinic days, two surgery days and one administrative/pre-op day per week, in addition to call.
In this role you will:
Perform first OR assist duties approximately two days a week
Take patient histories, conduct physical examinations and record data in patient’s medical record in ambulatory practice
Evaluate and treat patients to achieve optimal patient care.
Write progress notes; prepare patient work-ups and summaries noting pertinent positive and negative findings.
Develop plans of care that minimize complications and successfully troubleshoot problems when they arise. Apply preventative and alternative treatment strategies for possible procedural complications.
3-5 years of Neurosurgical experience with a high degree of clinical judgment
Masters, Bachelors Degree from an Accredited PA program and National Board Certification