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Company: UPMC Western Maryland
Location: Cumberland, MD
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Recruitment Agency, Staffing, Job Board

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Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery

Cumberland, Maryland

 Full Time

UPMC Western Maryland, located in Cumberland, Maryland is currently seeking full-time Physician Assistant to join our Neurosurgery team. Position will be responsible for promoting and maintaining health by providing medical services under the supervision of a physician. Located in the beautiful mountains of Maryland, Western Maryland offers endless outdoor amenities.

 

 

Duties of a Physician Assistant:

  • Opportunity that includes time in OR, inpatient wards, and outpatient clinic. 
  • Newly renovated OR suite with AIRO intraoperative CT scanner connected with Stryker brain and spine navigation capabilities. 
  • OR Responsibilities include first assistant duties as well as expertise in technical aspects of all technology utilized. 
  • Inpatient responsibilities including admission H&Ps, discharge summaries, daily progress notes for neurosurgical patients as well as weekly time spent in inpatient rehabilitation unit. 
  • Outpatient responsibilities include post-op visits, assisting with pre-operative consultations, ordering appropriate imaging studies and interpreting in coordination with attending physician
  • Documents patients care services accurately and timely in medical records systems.
  • Maintains safe and clean working environment by complying with procedures, rules, and regulations
  • Perform procedures including but not limited to lumbar puncture/lumbar drains, wound closure, ventriculoperitoneal shunt management, neuronavigation registration. 

Requirements:

  • Thoroughness/attention to detail 
  • Good communication skills 
  • Team player 
  • Strong anatomical/physiological knowledge
  • Eagerness to learn/Teachability 

 



Physician Assistant - NeurosurgeryCumberland, Maryland Full TimeUPMC Western Maryland, located in Cumberland, Maryland...


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