Physician Assistant, Cannon AFB, NM(Clovis, NM)

COMPANY DESCRIPTION Platinum Business Corporation, provides experienced and committed health care personnel and related health care services to the federal government and private industry. www.platinumcorporation.com JOB DESCRIPTION Outstanding Physician Assistant Opportunity at Cannon AFB, Clovis, NM * Excellent Pay & Benefits! * Full Time Position Days, Monday - Friday! * NO Weekends! NO Call! NO Holidays! * PTO! 10 Paid Federal Holidays! * Malpractice Insurance Provided Note: This position is contingent upon contract award. DUTIES: * Provides primary or specialty medical care with the cognizance or supervision of a physician. * Responsible for a regularly appointed clinic, compatible with workload and, in addition, provide immediate evaluation and management of emergent problems as they occur. Shall have the capability to: - Collect and record, in proper format, medical and social historical data appropriate to the patient's condition. - Perform a general physical examination. * May become the primary care manager (PCM) for a panel of patients. As a PCM, will be the primary person responsible for the management of the health and wellness of assigned patients. Duties include: - Examination of patients, formulation differential diagnostic plans, defines and orders required diagnostic testing. - Interpretation of examination findings and test results, and implementation of treatment plans. - Determines need for consultation and assists in medical care and treatment provided at the direction of other specialists. - Approving/disapproving subspecialty referrals. - Answering patient telephone consults with the assistance of clinic staff. - Providing primary and secondary preventive maintenance care. * Admit inpatients as per the local Military Treatment Facility (MTF) instructions. * Recognize those more complicated cases, initiate treatment (if appropriate), and refer to a higher level of medical expertise for diagnosis and/or treatment. * Plan and initiate proper treatment within defined privileges and the scope of practice of the facility. * Identify and report those situations and individual cases which have public health significance and carry out effective control measures. * Clearly communicate to other health personnel either orally or in writing the findings, diagnosis, and planned treatment regimen. * Stabilize and manage a patient in a medical or surgical emergency and/or transfer to physician care. * Determine appropriate means of evacuation of emergency patients, prepare patients for evacuation, and arrange for evacuation support. * Perform the following blocks: Digital, Local Infiltration, and Intercostal * Perform urological procedures. * Maintain inpatient and outpatient medical records in accordance with MTF procedures. * Cannon AFB requires this Physician Assistant to review and prepare Initial Review in Lieu of (I-RILOs) Medical Evaluation Board, Medical Evaluation Boards (MEBs), deployment waivers, and other military specific documents as requires. QUALIFICATIONS * Education: Be a graduate of a Physician Assistant Training Program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the Physician Assistant (ARC-PA), or its predecessors, and acceptable to the Surgeon General, USAF, is mandatory. Be a graduate Physician Assistant qualified by academic and practical education to provide patient services as a physician extender under supervision of a physician. * Licensure: Possess current unrestricted license to practice as a physician assistant in one of the fifty states, the District of Columbia, the Commonwealth of Puerto Rico, Guam, or the U.S. Virgin Islands. * Experience: Have a least 24 months of experience as a Physician Assistant within the last 36 months. * Certification: 1) Certification as a Physician Assistant by the National Committee on Certifica...