Physician Assistant - Inpatient Neurosurgery
Company: Dartmouth Health
Posted on: November 26, 2022
The -Section of Neurosurgery -in the Department of Surgery at
-Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center -is seeking an experienced,
licensed Physician Assistant to provide inpatient care to
Neurosurgery patients. The PA will provide health care including
the assessment of physical and psychosocial status, health history,
physical examination and diagnostic tests, interpretation of data,
implementation of therapeutic plans, and follow through as needed.
- The APRN/PA will also provide health education and counseling to
patients and/or family members and assist with the integration of
care by other providers and make appropriate referrals.
Candidates with neurosurgical and/or neurocritical care experience
will be preferred.
This is a full-time, salaried position. -The schedule for this
position includes day and night in-house coverage for the
Neurosurgery Service. - This is -not a surgical position, although
some opportunities for bedside procedures exist.
Dartmouth Health offers an -outstanding benefits package
-including, but not limited to: paid vacation, holiday and sick
days, competitive CME allowance and dedicated CME time,
medical/dental/vision coverage, and an employer-funded retirement
Relocation bonuses -as well as -educational loan assistance -is
available to eligible candidates.
The Dartmouth Health system stretches over New Hampshire and
Vermont and offers the quintessential New England experience. With
-no income or sales tax, this beautiful area combines history,
industry, and business and has been consistently ranked as one of
the best places in the US to live and work. With destinations like
Boston, New York, the seacoast, and ski country within driving
distance, New Hampshire is the ideal place to work and play.
Requirements for Advanced Practice Nurses:
Nurse Practitioner with a Masters of Nursing from an accredited
program with current NH license, or eligible for licensure in NH as
an Adult, Family or Acute Care Nurse Practitioner. Demonstrated
understanding of pathophysiology and specialty knowledge of the
management of patients with neurosurgical disorders. Previous
experience in neurosurgery and/or neurocritical care preferred.
Requirements for Physician Assistants:
Current (or eligible) certification to practice as a Physician
Assistant in the state of New Hampshire. Academic preparation at
the Master's level preferred. Demonstrated understanding of
pathophysiology and specialty knowledge of the management of
patients with neurosurgical disorders. Previous experience in
neurosurgery and/or neurocritical care preferred.
Dartmouth Health is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified
applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard
to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status,
veteran status, gender identity or expression, or any other
characteristic protected by law.
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