Surgical Physician Assistant(PA), Day Shift, Surgery Department
Company: Adventist HealthCare
Location: Silver Spring
Posted on: September 18, 2022
White Oak Medical Center
If you are a current Adventist HealthCare employee, please click
this link to apply through your Workday account.
Adventist HealthCare seeks to hire a Physician Assistant to work in
the Surgery department who will embrace our mission to extend God's
care through the ministry of physical, mental and spiritual
healing. If you want to make a difference in someone's life every
day, consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing
just that, making a difference.
As a Physician Assistant the Job Duties would include:
* Surgical Physician Assistant works under the supervision of the
attending physician to assess, manage and evaluate the surgical
patient during the peri-operative period. The PA-C provides
technical 1st and 2nd assistance for surgical procedures.
* Applies surgical processes in all facets of the first assistant
* Displays knowledge of the anatomy and physiology of the human
body while delivering safe patient care.
* Establishes and maintains a safe peri-operative environment.
* Offers education development opportunities to nursing staff,
students and any other appropriate persons in the specific surgery
and patient management.
* Utilizes ongoing data collection peri-operatively, and follow-up
information to aid in research care studies that promote
effectiveness and quality of patient care
Qualified candidates will possess:
* Bachelor's or Master's Degree
* Minimum of 5 years of experience in Open Heart Surgery
* Current Maryland PA, DEA, and CDS License
* NCCPA certification
* Active American Heart Association Basic Life Support (BLS)
* ACLS Certification required
At Adventist HealthCare our job is to care for you. We do this by
* Work life balance through non rotating shifts
* Recognition and rewards for professional expertise
* Free Employee parking
* Competitive comprehensive benefit plans offered (including
health, disability, PTO and 403B retirement plan with matching and
3 year vesting)
* 100% Coverage for inpatient care - at Adventist HealthCare
* 100% Coverage for urgent care nationwide - after copay
As a faith-based organization, with over a century of caring for
the communities in the Maryland area, Adventist HealthCare has
earned a reputation for high-quality, compassionate care. Adventist
HealthCare was the first and is the largest healthcare provider in
If you want to make a difference in someone's life every day,
consider a position with a team of professionals who are doing just
that, making a difference.
Join the Adventist Healthcare team today! Apply now to be
40 hours per week
On call responsibilities
Adventist HealthCare requires all applicants to be fully vaccinated
for COVID-19 before commencing employment. Applicants may be
required to furnish proof of vaccination and, if offered, may elect
to be vaccinated at an designated Adventist HealthCare
Tobacco and Drug Statement
Tobacco use is a well-recognized preventable cause of death in the
United States and an important public health issue. In order to
promote and maintain a healthy work environment, Adventist
HealthCare will not hire applicants for employment who either state
that they are nicotine users or who test positive for nicotine and
While some jurisdictions, including Maryland, permit the use of
marijuana for medical purposes, marijuana continues to be
classified as an illegal drug under the federal Controlled
Substances Act. As a result, medical marijuana use will not be
accepted as a valid explanation for a positive drug test
Adventist HealthCare will withdraw offers of employment to
applicants who test positive for Cotinine (nicotine) and marijuana.
Those testing positive are given the opportunity to re-apply in 90
days, if they can truthfully attest that they have not used any
nicotine products in the past ninety (90) days and successfully
pass follow-up testing.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Adventist HealthCare is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action
Employer. We are committed to attracting, engaging, and developing
the best people to cultivate our mission-centric culture. Our goal
is to have a welcoming, equitable, and safe place to work and grow
for all employees, no matter their background. All qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or
protected veteran status.
Adventist HealthCare will make reasonable accommodations for
applicants with disabilities, in accordance with applicable law.
Adventist HealthCare is a religious organization as defined under
applicable law; however, it will endeavor to provide reasonable
accommodations for applicants' religious beliefs.
Applicants who wish to request accommodations for disabilities or
religious belief should contact the Support Center HR Office.
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