Carilion Clinic Physician Assistant - Specialty Practice - Physical Medicine & Rehab in Roanoke, Virginia

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic in Roanoke, Virginia has a Physician Assistant opportunity available in inpatient rehab. You'll become part of the rehab team and work closely with our physicians & advanced care practitioners, therapists and nursing staff to help our patients meet their rehab goals and return home with their loved ones. Work with physicians to manage the patients and complete H&Ps, daily notes, and discharge summaries. You will spend time with the patients and their families to help them understand their illness/injuries and their rehab plan. You will share in weekend and overnight call ( typically 1 week/weekend per month) and will have physician backup on call. Our patients have an interesting mix of rehab diagnoses including stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputation and debility and complex medical issues including renal disease, hypertension, congestive heart failure, diabetes, etc, so you will have the opportunity to maintain your basic medical skills and add new rehab skills too. Primarily M-F and 1 weekend a month on inpatient rehab unit.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program required.

Experience: Clinical experience appropriate to specific practice/ department preferred

Licensure/Certification: Current Physician Assistants license (PA) required. DEA licensure required. AHA BLS-HCP certification required. Advanced life support is preferred and is required for those who may use a defibrillator in their practice.

Other: Meets credentialing requirements. Qualifies for malpractice insurance and is accepted by Carilion Clinic’s malpractice insurance carrier. Ability to work collaboratively with physicians and other health care providers. Maintains open and supportive communications between all department members and other employees, patients and their family members. Commitment to continued professional development.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY: Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage: Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment: Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion: Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity: Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

Requisition Number: 24239

Employment Status: Full time

Location: CRMH - Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital

Shift: Day

Shift Details: M-F with work 1 weekend a month on inpatient rehab unit

Recruiter: KARYN B FARRELL

Recruiter Phone: 540-224-5383

Recruiter Email: KBFarrell@carilionclinic.org

ABOUT CARILION:

As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve.

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns.

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.

Equal Opportunity Employer

Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.

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