Physician Assistant or Advanced Practice Nurse, FT Day Shift, Family Care in Moore, OK, INTEGRIS Medical Group

Physician Assistant or Advanced Practice Nurse, full time, INTEGRIS Family Care in Moore, OK

To learn more about INTEGRIS Family Care in Moore, please go to: http://integrisok.com/clinic/family-care-moore

Registered Nurse & APRN Special $5,000 Sign-on Bonus Campaign
June 1, 2017 through September 15, 2017

**An RN sign-on bonus of $5,000 will be given to RNs with a least two years of current nursing experience who are offered and hired into full-time patient care positions from June 1, 2017 through September 15, 2017. Payout will take place over a two-year period of time with $1,000 paid after the first 30 days; $2,000 after one year; and, a final $2,000 paid after two years with payment dependent each time upon continued full-time employment at INTEGRIS. (Former employees must have been separated from INTEGRIS for a least one year to qualify for the sign on bonus.)

Job Code: 9807

Position Summary:

The Physician Assistant provides medical consultation, routine patient care, and follow up as directed. The Physician Assistant assists physician with procedures and serves as a liaison between the physician and the patient. Adheres to National Patient Safety Goals as appropriate based on the level of patient contact this position requires.

INTEGRIS Health is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer

Essential Functions:

The Physician Assistant responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

* Initiates and completes a detailed patient assessment

* Diagnoses the actual or potential health problem or need, based upon an analysis of the data collected, and plans therapeutic intervention

* Orders and initiates appropriate laboratory tests, medication, treatment, and consultation based upon an analysis of the data collected

* Orders or performs routine procedures such as injections, immunizations, suturing (not involving tendons, arteries or nerves) wound care, venous and arterial blood draws, and managing simple conditions produced by infection, trauma or other disease processes

* Educates the patient regarding prescribed treatment and medications

* Maintains timely documentation of the patients medical record

ISMC Neurosurgical Only:

* Ensures all necessary patient tests (i.e. pre op labs, EKGs, x rays, etc.) have been completed in prior to surgery

* Assists physician(s) in surgery (i.e. wound closure, fitting of braces, post op orders, etc.)

* Provides wound care and infection management

* Makes rounds as requested by physician(s); completes patient discharge summaries as requested

ER Only:

* Assists in triage and initiates radiographic and laboratory studies for patients to be seen in the main Emergency Department or Minor Care

* May examine, treat, and make disposition on patients in triage under the direct physician supervision as time allows

Mental Health Only:

* Responsible for patient assessment following therapeutic holds per state and federal regulations
The Physician Assistant responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the following:

* Initiates and completes a detailed patient assessment

* Diagnoses the actual or potential health problem or need, based upon an analysis of the data collected, and plans therapeutic intervention

* Orders and initiates appropriate laboratory tests, medication, treatment, and consultation based upon an analysis of the data collected

* Orders or performs routine procedures such as injections, immunizations, suturing (not involving tendons, arteries or nerves) wound care, venous and arterial blood draws, and managing simple conditions produced by infection, trauma or other disease processes

* Educates the patient regarding prescribed treatment and medications

Accountability:

Reports to the supervising physician and department management

Required Physical Demands (Subject to Reasonable Accommodation):
Keyboarding/Dexterity: Occasionally; activity exists up to 1/3 of the time
Standing/Walking: Constantly; activity exits up to 2/3 of the time
Strength (Lift/Carry/Push/Pull): Medium (Exerting 20 to 50 pounds of force occasionally, or 10 to 25 pounds of force constantly to move objects)
Talking (Must be able to effectively communicate verbally): Yes
Seeing: Yes
Hearing: Yes
Color Acuity (Must be able to distinguish and identify colors): Yes

This position may have additional or varied physical demand and/or respiratory fit test requirements. Please consult the Physical Demands Project SharePoint site or contact Risk Management/Employee Health for additional information.

Environmental Conditions:

Potential for exposure to infections and communicable diseases, blood and body fluids, electrical equipment, chemicals. Must follow standard precautions.

All applicants will receive consideration regardless of membership in any protected status as defined by applicable state or federal law, including protected veteran or disability status.

PA Qualifications:

* Requires a degree from an accredited Physician Assistant program

* Current licensure as a Physician Assistant in the state of Oklahoma

* Requires current BLS certification

* Must be able to communicate effectively in English

ISMC Neurosurgical Dept Only:

* 1 year of experience in surgery setting preferred

Emergency Department Only:

* 1 year of experience in a comprehensive emergency department setting preferred

NZTI only:

* Current ACLS certification if working with adults required in acute care environments.

* Current PALS certification if working with children required in acute care environments.

Qualifications for Advanced Practice Nurse:

* Bachelors degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner program

* Current Oklahoma Nurse Practitioner license

* Current BLS Certification

* Must be able to communicate effectively in English