The Physician's Assistant performs, under the responsibility and supervision of a Radiation Oncologist, assessments, diagnostic and therapeutic tasks and procedures, with acknowledgement of patient's age. He/she will plan, prescribe and treat in accordance with written protocols and within the area of competency of his/her supervising physician. Will provide reports to the supervising physician for all medical concerns and to the Area Director for others.
Current certification by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Current California PA license from the California Medical Board Physician Assistant Examining Committee
Must be CPR. ACLS and PALS certified preferred.
One year minimum experience in an Oncology setting
Preferably two years of primary care clinical Physician Assistance experience
Graduation from an accredited Physician Assistant training program
Able to obtain and sustain clinical hospital privilege
Maintain privileges at hospital as required
Excellent interpersonal skills
Able to take medical history, assess medical condition and interpret findings
Able to prepare and maintain records, write reports and respond to correspondence
Skill in developing and maintaining clinic quality assurance and a continuous quality improvement program
Skill in establishing and maintaining effective working relations with patients, clinical staff, and public
Skill in staff training
Able to work in spite of interruptions
Able to meet deadlines under pressure
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About Dignity Health - St. Joseph's Medical Center
For over a century, St. Joseph's Medical Center has been providing excellent care for all those in need in our community.
We specialize in cardiovascular care, comprehensive cancer services, and women and children's services, including neonatal intensive care.
St. Joseph's Medical Center is a not-for-profit, fully accredited, regional hospital with 337 beds, physician staff of over 600, and ...more than 2,300 employees.
Nationally recognized as a quality leader, St. Joseph's is consistently chosen as the "most preferred hospital" by local consumers. St. Joseph's is the largest hospital and one of the largest private employers in San Joaquin County.