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Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery

We Are Hiring

Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery - Water Tower Medical Commons - Milwaukee, WI - Full Time, Day

Clinic hours are Monday - Friday 9 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Hours vary based on inpatient volumes and surgery scheduling.

On call as assigned by Medical Director

Will travel between Ascension Brookfield, Ascension CSM Milwaukee, and Ascension CSM Ozaukee

EMR: Cerner

Why Join Ascension?

In Wisconsin, Ascension operates 24 hospitals and hundreds of related healthcare facilities that together employ more than 23,500 associates. Across the state, Ascension provided more than $230 million in community benefit and care of persons living in poverty in fiscal year 2016. Serving Wisconsin for 169 years, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. Ascension is the largest non-profit health system in the U.S. and the world’s largest Catholic health system, operating 2,500 sites of care – including 141 hospitals and more than 30 senior living facilities – in 24 states and the District of Columbia. Visit www.ascension.org/wisconsin. We’re looking for talented associates to join us as we continue advancing healthcare across Wisconsin.

What You Will Do

Job Summary:

Provides direct diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services under the supervision of a physician.

Responsibilities:

  • Obtains patient history and performs assessment. Orders, performs and interprets diagnostic procedures.
  • Provides and documents direct treatment and management of health conditions.
  • Provides counseling and education of patients and their families/caregivers concerning preventative health, treatment options and community resources.
  • Performs preventative health assessments, screening, immunizations and care.
  • Diagnoses and treats medically complex problems specific to the specialty or subspecialty.
  • Serves as a formal and informal resource to first line providers, ancillary personnel and the community regarding initial management decisions; facilitates appropriate referrals based on specialty practice guidelines.
  • Provides hospital call and rounding responsibilities.


Qualifications

Licenses/Certifications/Registration:

  • Required Credential(s):
    • Advanced Life Support credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained within 12 Months (1 year) of hire date or job transfer date. This certification is required only at Cardiac Rhythm Specialists clinic locations.
    • BLS Provider credentialed from the American Heart Association (AHA) obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Registered Drug Enforcement Admin with Prescriptive Authority obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • National Provider ID obtained within 3 Months (90 days) of hire date or job transfer date. 
    • Licensed Physician Assistant credentialed from the Wisconsin Department of Safety and Professional Services obtained prior to hire date or job transfer date. 

Education:

  • Diploma 
    • Graduate of an accredited Physician Assistant Program required by date of hire Master's Degree preferred

Work Experience:

  • Previous experience is preferred but new graduates welcome to apply.

Equal Employment Opportunity

Ascension Wisconsin is an equal opportunity employer and will not discriminate against employees or prospective employees on basis of age, race, creed, color, religion, marital status, sex, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, sexual orientation, disability, arrest and/or conviction record, military status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic or status protected by law.

For further information regarding your EEO rights, click on the following link to the “EEO is the Law” poster:

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf

M/F/Disabled/Vet

EEO is the Law Poster Supplement

http://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/ofccp_eeo_supplement_final_jrf_qa_508c.pdf

Job ID: 261523
Category: Physician Support
Facility: WIMIL CSM Milwaukee Comm Phys
Ministry: Ascension Wisconsin, WI
Location: Milwaukee, WI

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