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Short Description: Per Diem Emergency Department Position Memorial Hospital, Salem, New Jersey
+ A wonderful opportunity for an experienced Physician Assistant looking to serve patients in a busy rural emergency department
+ Per Diem Commitment: 2 weekend days in six weeks
+ Shift Type/Hours: Per diem, 10a-10p
+ Provide care to a variety of common urgent and non-urgent health conditions for all ages Experience must include ability to independently perform common minor procedures including suturing, draining abscesses, interpreting x-rays, EKG interpretation, central line placement, intubations, chest tubes, paracentesis, etc.
+ Qualifications include a minimum of 3 years of experience as an APN or Physician Assistant in the emergency department setting
+ Ability to function autonomously, ability to assess acuity of patients, to diagnose and treat common minor illnesses/conditions such as URI, UTI, sprains and strains, back pain, lacerations, abscesses, acute pain conditions in addition to care of critically ill patients with MI, stroke and sepsis.
+ Must be board certified and licensed to practice in the state of New Jersey
Experience: A minimum of 3 years of experience as an APN or Physician Assistant in the emergency department setting
Education: Master's in Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Required License/Certifications/ Registration:
NJ Physician Assistant or NJ Nurse Practitioner Licensed.
Current American Heart Association-BLS/ACLS/PALS Certification
Physician Assistant - NCCPA certification is required.
Scheduled Days / Hours: Per Diem - varies;
Department Name: EMERG MED Adult ER-Salem
External Company Name: Cooper University Hospital
External Company URL: cooperhealth.org
Street: Memorial Hospital of Salem