|Location||Carrizo Springs, TX|
|Date Posted||March 20, 2021|
Loyal Source Government Services is looking for experienced Bilingual Physician Assistants for an opportunity in Texas.
Lodging and meals will be provided throughout the duration of the contract.
- Degree from an accredited Nurse Practitioner or Physician Assistant school
- Unrestricted license in the state of Texas
- Fluent in English and Spanish (speak, read, and write)
- Minimum of three years clinical experience as a PA/NP working in pediatrics or adolescent medicine
- Demonstrated proficiency in the use of basic word processing programs and the
- Current national certification in specialty area such as NCCPA, AANP or ANCC
- Have and maintain current certification in Basic Life Support (BLS)
- 3 years of experience in emergency medicine (preferred)
TYPE OF WORK:
- The PA/NP supports the Shelter medical functions and will treat children within these settings.
- Functions independently to perform age-appropriate history and physicals of children
- Performs standard medical care for all children such as: Intake assessment of health status, Initial Medical Examination (IME), disease diagnosis, plan of care development, treatment modalities, monitoring, request necessary tests and evaluation of children’s health status.
- Conducts rounds and refers children as needed to a specialist or hospital ER
- Screens for tuberculosis, pregnancy and other contagious disease
- Recommends appropriate isolation as needed to protect health of child and others
- Oversees or administers vaccinations
- Interpretation and analyze laboratory results sign results enter into database
- Prescribes appropriate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment modalities for children as needed
- Facilitates the children’s transition within and between health care settings (e.g. Observation, Isolation, Intake, and/or Daily Living)
- Coordinates with Pharmacist as needed
- Assists with coordination of local hospitals to determine local capabilities, coordinate transfer to higher level of acuity care, stabilization, monitoring and arrange final disposition of children.
- Documents accurately in medical records, medication administration record, SharePoint, and other databases according to training guidelines
- Receives / renders shift report to outgoing / incoming shift
- Serves as a resource to the medical personnel
- Educates children on disease process, medication regimen, and healthy lifestyle choices
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