Advanced Practice Registered Nurses / Physician Assistants
Internal Number: 614732100
The Harry S. Truman Memorial Veteran's Hospital is seeking a full-time Physician Assistant for our ENT Clinic. The incumbent should be highly skilled to help deliver care and services to our Veteran population. The Physician Assistant-Certified (PA-C) will utilize their clinical skills to facilitate, coordinate, and deliver comprehensive health care to eligible veterans in the Surgery Service Line at Truman VAMC. The incumbent functions as an integral member of the Surgery/Otolaryngology outpatient clinic. Provides care within a defined scope of practice and will work with a collaborating/supervising Otolaryngologist. Performs initial screenings for clinical ENT assessment evaluation. Takes medical histories, conducts physical exams, orders and interprets lab and other diagnostic tests. Coordinates arrangements for consultations and other needed services after consulting with the supervising Otolaryngologist and serves as a liaison to other services when necessary. Works responsibly with physicians and other members of a multidisciplinary team, and communicates effectively with patients and their families. Work Schedule: Monday - Friday; 8:00 AM to 4:30 PM Telework: Not Available Virtual: This is not a virtual position. Financial Discloser Report: Not required
Providing Health Care for Veterans: The Veterans Health Administration is America’s largest integrated health care system, providing care at 1,255 health care facilities, including 170 medical centers and 1,074 outpatient sites of care of varying complexity (VHA outpatient clinics), serving 9 million enrolled Veterans each year.