uscghamptonroads | Ortho PA locum needed in Nebraska- Locums/Travel in Ord, NE

Ortho PA locum needed in Nebraska- Locums/Travel

  • HEADWATERS MEDICAL STAFFING
  • 2201 O St
  • Ord, NE 68862
  • Full-Time
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Orthopedics opening in , Nebraska. This and other physician assistant jobs brought to you by DocCafe.comAbout this position:
  • A typical workday begins and ends helping physicians to see or operate on patients. PAs will see patients individually with Physician supervision.
  • Obtains complete medical history and physical data on patients. Reviews patient records, interpreting and integrating data to determine appropriate diagnostic and therapeutic procedures needed.
  • Performs a complete physical exam and records findings. Establishes presumptive diagnosis.
  • Orders appropriate laboratory and diagnostic procedures.
  • Administers injections and oral medications. Sutures wounds and provides wound care and infection management. Prepares written prescription orders for drugs and controlled substances.
  • Interviews and advises patients regarding health and illness prevention; instructs patient and family regarding medications and treatment instructions.
  • Provides patient education.
  • Triages patient telephone calls and provides consultation.
  • Performs independent evaluations and treatment procedures in emergency situations.
  • Provides monitoring and continuity of care between physician visits.
  • Current BLS certification
  • 2 years experience
  • Current Nebraska or compact State License
  • EMR: Epic
  • No call required
  • 13 week assignment with extensions

Associated topics: ankle, foot, joint, ortho, orthopedic, orthopedic surgery, reconstructive, replacement, spine, surgeon


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