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Physician's Asst - Sutherland Support - FT

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 Job Title: Physician's Asst - Sutherland Support - FT
 Company Name: Physician Practices
 Employment Type: Full Time
 Location: MEMPHIS, TN, United States
 Department: Sutherland Support
 Salary: Highly Competitive
 Shift Hours/ Days: Days
 Hours/Pay Period: 80
 Degree Required: Physician Assistant
 Job ID: 2013.60057746.018285
 Date Posted: Feb 4, 2013
 Years Experience: 1
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  Complete Description

Gr 19 - Physician Asst - Sutherland Support - FT


  • The physician assistant practices medicine under the supervision of a physician. They will provide diagnostic, therapeutic, and preventive health care services, as delegated by a physician. Working as members of the health care team, they take medical histories, examine and treat patients, order and interpret laboratory tests and x-rays and make diagnoses. They will record progress notes, instruct and counsel patients, order and carry out therapies and update charts. May, if eligible, prescribe some medications. When working in a surgical arena, may provide preoperative and postoperative care and possibly work as first or second assistants during major surgeries. Models appropriate behavior as exemplified in MLH Mission, Vision and Values.


  • Must have completed an accredited, formal education program.
  • Must have passed a National exam such as the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination, administered by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and be currently licensed by the state.


  • One to two years of Physician Assistant experience

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