Full Time ENT PA position

Job Title: Full Time ENT PA position
Job ID: 777889044
Employer: Cedars-Sinai Medical Network (Physician)
Location: Los Angeles, CA
Provider Category: Advanced Practice Providers (PA's, APRN's)
Provider Type: Physician Assistant or Nurse Practitioner
Specialty: Otolaryngology
New Grads OK? No

PA will be working in the ENT department with 4 other PAs supporting 9 ENT Surgeons. The practice will consist of outpatient and inpatient responsibilities, including but not limited to, rounding on patients in the Medical Center and assisting in surgery. Facilitates admissions and transfers from other hospitals, triages calls and messages, etc. ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned. Examines patient, performs comprehensive physical examination, and compiles patient medical data, including health history and results of physical examination. Administers or orders diagnostic tests, such as audiograms, CT/MRI scans, and laboratory tests, and interprets test results for deviations from normal. Performs therapeutic procedures such as injections, incision and drainages, endoscopies, biopsies, suturing and wound care, manage and chronic medical issues). Develops and implements patient management plans, records progress notes, and assists in provision of continuity of care. Instructs and counsels patients regarding compliance with prescribed therapeutic regimens. Assists surgeon in operation room procedures including cleaning, retracting, providing hemostasis, suturing. Other duties as assigned.