The Physician Assistant promotes and maintains health by providing medical services to Sunrise Community Health patients under the supervision of a Physician. The Physician Assistant identifies short-term and long-term patient care issues that must be addressed, provides information and prescriptions, recommends options and courses of action, and implements Physician directives.
Essential Job Duties & Responsibilities:
Education & Experience Requirement:
Master’s Degree from an accredited educational program, Bachelor’s Degree (B.S.) from a four-year college or university in a medical related field and/or previous experience in the medical field as an Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) or Registered Nurse (RN), licensed to practice medicine in the State of Colorado as a Physician Assistant-Certified (PA-C), a minimum of 2-4 years related experience and/or training, or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
Preferred Skills & Abilities:
Working Conditions & Physical Demands:
This position works in an office/clinic setting and while performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; walk, reach with hands and arms, talk and hear. The employee is occasionally required to stand, stoop, kneel and use hands/fingers to handle or feel. Specific vision abilities include close, distance, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception and the ability to adjust focus.
Current immunizations are required to work at Sunrise Community Health and may vary dependent upon the position. Influenza (Flu) and Tdap Vaccines are required for ALL staff.