Physician Assistant Urgent Care - AdventHealth Centra Care
Location Address: Tampa Locations
Top Reasons to work at AdventHealth Centra Care
Commitment to whole-person care, giving you the opportunity to help heal people in mind body and spirit.
Fulfilling work with people who treat you like family.
Excellent benefits, market-driven wages and career development opportunities.
Opportunities for advancement as we expand our network across the nation.
Work Hours/Shift: Full Time
You Will Be Responsible For:
The following measures may be initiated by the PA:
Diagnosis and treatment of work related and non-work-related injuries and illnesses within the PA scope of practice. Monitor course of treatment and refers to other health care providers as necessary. Coordination of care/case management as indicated, including collaboration with medical consultants and other health care/rehabilitation providers, attorneys, the employee's supervisor, and the employee.
Conditions which therapy may be initiated by the PA:
Musculoskeletal: Strains and sprains, sciatica, inflammation, effusions, non-displaced fractures, contusions or other conditions which the PA has been educated to treat.
Treatments that may be initiated by the PA:
Diet, activity, exercises, counseling, education, safety and general health promotion/maintenance activities.
Pharmacologic measures the PA may initiate, dispense, monitor, alter or order:
Over the counter drugs.
What You Will Need:
Graduate of approved program approved by the Board of Physician Assistants and is certified to perform medical services delegated by the supervising physician.
Holds Current license from the State of Florida Department of Professional Regulation
When applicable, maintains a prescriptive authority (prescribing license) issued by Board of Medicine
Provides a copy of privileges he/she is permitted by licensure and maintains eligibility to participate in the Medicare/Medicaid Program(s)
Provides documentation of liability insurance
Provides proof of proficiency in BLS
Physician Assistants are individuals licensed and trained to care for and treat patients within the scope of their licensure under the supervision of a collaborating physician. They are essential in the facilitating of patient flow and may only give orders as specifically directed by the collaborating physician. Failure to follow the physician's directives will be grounds for termination. Able to care for patients ranging in age from pediatric to geriatric. Scope of service includes but is not limited to, urgent care, family medicine/primary care and occupational health.
At AdventHealth, Extending the Healing Ministry of Christ is our mission. It calls us to be His hands and feet in helping people feel whole. Our story is one of hope — one that strives to heal and restore the body, mind and spirit. Our more than 80,000 skilled and compassionate caregivers in hospitals, physician practices, outpatient clinics, urgent care centers, skilled nursing facilities, home health agencies and hospice centers are committed to providing individualized, wholistic care.