Temple, Texas

The Physician Assistant evaluates, plans and provides care for patients in consultation with and under direct supervision of attending Physician. The Physician Assistant performs clinical procedures under direction of attending Physician and according to approved protocols to include Performing appropriate medical screening and physical examinations, interpreting laboratory data correctly and ordering appropriate laboratory investigations. In addition, the Physician Assistant obtains medical and personal histories, performs physical exams, educates patients and families, conducts research activities reporting and publishing findings when completed.

The ideal candidate for the Physician Assistant role maintains effective communication with patients, staff and physicians; provides patient care in a competent, professional and courteous manner; and keeps abreast of current research and incorporates relevant findings into specific areas of clinical practice.

§ **Specialty/Department/Practice –** BSWH Temple Neurology Outpatient

§ **Shift/Schedule** – Full Time, M-F, 8-5, No call or weekends

§ **Benefits –** Our competitive benefits package includes*:

ü Immediate eligibility for health and welfare benefits

ü 401(k) savings plan with dollar-for-dollar match up to 5%

ü Tuition Reimbursement

ü PTO accrual beginning Day 1

_*Note: Benefits may vary based upon position type and/or level._

**QUALIFICATIONS**

- EDUCATION - Bachelor's

- EXPERIENCE - Minimum/no experience required

- CERTIFICATION/LICENSE/REGISTRATION -

&nbspBasic Life Support (BLS)

&nbspPhysician Assistants (PA)

As a health care system committed to improving the health of those we serve, we are asking our employees to model the same behaviours that we promote to our patients. As of January 1, 2012, Baylor Scott & White Health no longer hires individuals who use nicotine products. We are an equal opportunity employer committed to ensuring a diverse workforce. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Temple, Texas

Baylor Scott & White Health is transforming healthcare for the Better, so that our patients and health plan members receive the high-value care they deserve when and where they need it. Our team of over 47,000 employees across more than 1,000 access points is committed to the well-being of every individual, family and community we serve.

Through innovation, education and care delivery, we strive to provide an exceptional customer experience, while working to make healthcare more convenient and more affordable.

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