Job Description

Extended Job Title
Recurrent Staff Employee-PA Emergency Medicine

Org Level 1
Texas Tech Unv Hlth Sci Ctr El Paso

Position Description
A job involving an appointment for infrequent temporary work where the employee is called in as needed.

Requisition ID
14437BR

Optional Attachments
Professional License/Certification, Recommendation/Referral, Transcript, Other Documents Supporting Qualifications

Travel Required
None

Major/Essential Functions

-Provides patient services under direct supervision and responsibility of Physician and/or Medical Director.  
-Elicits detailed patient history, examines patient, performs comprehensive physical examination, and compiles patient medical data including health history, results of physical. Performs therapeutic procedures such as injections, immunizations, suturing and wound care, and managing infection. 
-Develops and counsels patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regiment, emotional problems of daily living, and health maintenance
-Administers/orders diagnostic tests such as X-Rays, electrocardiogram, and laboratory tests; interprets test results for deviations from normal.
-May render emergency medical services without supervision pending the arrival of responsible physician in cases where immediate diagnosis and treatment to avoid disability or death. 
-Performs therapeutic procedures such as injections, immunizations, suturing, and wound care, and managing infection.

Minimum Qualifications:
-Master's Degree in PA Studies or related field
-Successful completion of a PA Training Program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the PA, Inc. (ARC-PA) or by that committee's predecessor entities Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants -Current Physician Assistant Texas License or eligible for Physician Assistant License granted by the Texas Physician Assistant Board -Work experience as a PA in Emergency Medicine/Urgent Care
-DEA
 



Grant Funded?
No

Minimum Hire Rate
0

Pay Basis
Hourly

Schedule Details
Varied

Work Location
El Paso

Preferred Qualifications

Bilingual:  English/Spanish
ACLS/PALS/APLS/ATLS Certifications



Campus
HSC - El Paso

Department
Emergency Medicine Elp Genl

Required Attachments
Professional/Personal References, Resume / CV

Job Type
Part Time

Pay Statement
Compensation is commensurate upon the qualifications of the individual selected and budgetary guidelines of the hiring department, as well as, the institutional pay plan. For additional information, please reference the institutional pay plan on the Human Resources webpage.

Job Group
Other Administrative

Shift
Other

EEO Statement
As an EEO/AA employer, the Texas Tech University System and its components will not discriminate in our employment practices based on an applicant’s race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, genetic information or status as a protected veteran.

Required Qualifications
Minimum Qualifications:
Successful completion of a PA Training Program accredited by the Accreditation Review Commission on Education for the PA, Inc. (ARC-PA) or by that committee's predecessor entities Certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants Current Physician Assistant Texas License or eligible for Physician Assistant License granted by the Texas Physician Assistant Board
TX DPS, DEA Certifications

Does this position work in a research laboratory?
No

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