Locums - Muskegon, Michigan, Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery Job
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Locums - Muskegon, Michigan, Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery Job

  • Clinical Role:
    • Do you know someone that might be a good fit for this position? Please ask about our generous referral fees!
    • ASAP - ongoing
    • When in Clinic: Monday-Friday 7:30 - 5 PM. If covering the weekly OR schedule: 6 AM - 4 PM, When covering the ED/Inpatient rounding /call: 7 Am - 5 PM.
    • Call starts after 5 Pm- 7 AM the next AM during the week. When on weekend call: Friday 5 Pm- Monday 7 Am. (will be first call from the inpatient units and ED for the neurosurgeons.
    • Call ratio: 1 in 4-5 based on availability
    • Practice setting: Neurosurgical Clinic: seeing post op patients, suture/staple removals, pre-op teaching, working new cases up based on back pain- starting the diagnostic workup for neurosurgical referrals.
    • Reason for coverage: 2 neurosurgery PAs are leaving, and vacancies
    • Average number of surgical cases per day: 3-5
    • Annual ER volume: 60,000
    • EMR: Epic
    • Level 2
    • # of ORs: 28, but operating less due to lack of staffing
    • OR staff: RN, surg techs
    • # of neurosurgeons in practice: 3
    • Patient age demographics: adult, geriatrics
    • Required duties: pre-op physical exam, suture removal, diagnose illnesses, treat illnesses, order tests, assist in surgery, write prescriptions, coordination of care, pre-op spine surgery teaching, EPIC order entry, documentation via EPIC, reading tests will be in conjunction with neurosurgeons
    • APP will be working autonomously - one of the neurosurgeons will be always assigned with the PA
    • Graduated from accredited PA program, neurosurgical PA training and competency - no new grads
    • Allow RecruitWell to set up a phone call with you and the client to discuss more!
  • RecruitWell’s Core Values:
    • Open communication
    • Sense of urgency
    • Teamwork
    • Accountability
    • Driven to win
    • Higher consciousness