Physician Assistant- Inpatient Rehab

Roanoke, VA, US, 24014

Job Summary

Carilion Clinic in Roanoke, Virginia has a Physician Assistant opportunity available in inpatient rehab. You'll become part of the rehab team and work closely with our physicians & advanced care practitioners, therapists and nursing staff to help our patients meet their rehab goals and return home with their loved ones. Work with physicians to manage the patients and complete H&Ps, daily notes, and discharge summaries. You will spend time with the patients and their families to help them understand their illness/injuries and their rehab plan. You will share in weekend and overnight call ( typically 1 week/weekend per month) and will have physician backup on call. Our patients have an interesting mix of rehab diagnoses including stroke, brain injury, spinal cord injury, amputation and debility and complex medical issues including renal disease, hypertension, congestive heart failure, diabetes, etc, so you will have the opportunity to maintain your basic medical skills and add new rehab skills too. 

Roanoke is located between the Appalachian Trail and Blue Ridge Parkway, with Smith Mountain Lake just a short distance away. The area offers a four season playground for mountain and lake recreation, as well as a rich array of arts, humanities, and cultural experiences. Roanoke has consistently been rated among the "best places to live" in the nation, and features a low cost of living, exceptional schools, and nationally and internationally acclaimed colleges and universities within a one to two hour drive.

 
Treat patients with more than medical expertise. Treat them with respect, dignity, kindness, and empathy as part of the team at Carilion Clinic. Our community-based healthcare network includes seven hospitals, multi-specialty physician practices, and affiliations with prestigious academic medical institutions. This is your opportunity to join a Joint Commission-accredited region leader that has been cited as a Top 10 Hospital in Virginia by U.S. News & World Report. We invite you to play an important role as we inspire optimal health through compassionate care, medical education and research, and neighborhood outreach. Join our award-winning organization, and learn we can improve the quality of your career experience with extensive training, advancement potential, and state-of-the-art technology.

Minimum Qualifications

Education: Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program required.

Experience: Clinical experience appropriate to specific practice/ department preferred.

Licensure/Certification: Virginia Physician Assistants license (PA) required, or must be able to obtain. DEA licensure required.  AHA BLS-HCP certification required. Advanced life support is preferred and is required for those who may use a defibrillator in their practice.

Other: Meets credentialing requirements. Qualifies for malpractice insurance and is accepted by Carilion Clinic’s malpractice insurance carrier. Ability to work collaboratively with physicians and other health care providers. Maintains open and supportive communications between all department members and other employees, patients and their family members.  Commitment to continued professional development.

Our Values

Below are our core values that we strive to embody and expect of all our team members:

CommUNITY:  Working in unison to serve our community, our Carilion family and our loved ones.

Courage:  Doing what’s right for our patients without question.

Commitment:  Unwavering in our quest for exceptional quality and service.

Compassion:  Putting heart into everything we do.

Curiosity:  Fostering creativity and innovation in our pursuit of excellence.

 

 

Employment Status: Full time 
Shift: Day 
Shift Details: Primarily day shift with some call

 

ABOUT CARILION:
As a not-for-profit organization, we pride ourselves on investing in our employees and the communities we serve. 
 

Our employees strive to provide quality care in serving over 1 million residents in Virginia while living and growing their careers in the country's most livable cities and towns. 
 

Headquartered in Roanoke, Va., Carilion Clinic is a robust system of small and large award-winning hospitals, Level 1 and 3 trauma centers, Level 3 NICU, Institute of Orthopedics and Neurosciences, multi-specialty physician practices, and The Virginia Tech Carilion School of Medicine and Research Institute.
 

Equal Opportunity Employer
Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity
 

Carilion Clinic is a drug-free workplace.


Nearest Major Market: Roanoke

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