Key Responsibilities: This candidate is an active physician assistant, working 80% of their time in their designated clinical specialty and 20% of their time in administrative duties. Supervises, coordinates, and administers the practice of advanced healthcare professionals (AHP), including nurse practitioners and physician assistants. Ensures quality of care and serves as a role model, expert clinician, and mentor. Assists with the administration and management of personnel, fiscal, and material resources.
Custom Scope: Provides direct supervision typically to professionals. Functions as advisor to unit and administration. Analyzes and resolves problems, interprets policies (e.g., fiscal management, HR, contracts and grants, resource management in defined areas) and demonstrates solid subject matter knowledge. Exercises judgment within defined procedures and policies to determine appropriate action. Supervises staff to assure accountability and stewardship of department resources (operational, financial, and human) in compliance with departmental goals and objectives.
BLS from AHA or ARC - required License: California State Physician Assistant-required National Board Certification: Physician Assistant National Certification Exam -required
Degree: Master’s Degree as a Physician Assistant- required Additional: NPI #, DEA #, -required Enrollment in PECOS, Enrollment in CURES-required
A minimum of 3-5 years experience as a PA - required
Previous Supervisory experience- preferred
UCLA is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.
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