Physician Assistant - Neurosurgery SA197323) Jacksonville, Fl asDirect Hire Nov 4, 2021
Physician Assistant - NeurosurgeryThis north FL medical center is seeking a Neurosurgery Physician Assistant with experience as a First Assist needed in Jacksonville, FL. This is an outstanding opportunity for a Physician Assistant interested in Neurosurgery to join a well-established practice to help expand our Neuro Destination Center. After hours call from home with Practice call being shared amongst the members of the group. Qualified Candidates: First Assist in brain and spine surgical cases Pre and Post op care management of neurosurgical patients both in the hospital and clinic setting First call for hospital consults and neurosurgical practice Labs and diagnostic imagining orders and interpretation in practice and hospital setting Coordination of care with hospital staff, hospitalists, and specialties regarding patient treatment and discharge plans Incentive / Benefits Package: Employed opportunity through the Physician Services Group Competitive compensation Compensated for call! Great comprehensive and flexible benefits program PTO and CME time / allowance Occurrence-based malpractice Strong support system About the Practice An area leader in the treatment of most spine and brain disorders Exists to provide comfort and care to adults of Northeast Florida with a broad spectrum of neurosurgical needs Our physicians are trained to use the most cutting edge-technologies, which means a more precise surgical experience for our patients Typical and frequent examples of our patient's needs are painful and disabling diseases of the spine, brain tumors, intracranial hemorrhages, hydrocephalus, and peripheral nerve problems Wide range of services provided: Neuro-Oncology, Brain Tumor Support Group, clinical trials and more About the hospital: A full-service, acute-care hospital with 454 inpatient beds Level II trauma center Busiest ER in the area with 3 additional free-standing ERs located throughout the city Primary Stroke Center Our Bariatric Center is an American Society for Metabolic & bariatric Surgery Center of Excellence designation First hospital is the United States to receive the Joint Commission’s Disease Specific Certification for Sepsis Breast Center is the first American College of Radiology (ACR) Breast Imaging Center of Excellence in Jacksonville – full accreditation by the National Accreditation Program for Breast Centers (NAPBC) With a population of close to 1.5 million people, a low cost of living, high quality of life and wonderful climate, our region is one of the few places in the United States that is experiencing a growing population of young professionals. Jacksonville has been ranked as one of the best cities for relocating families. Families are able to choose from a variety of top-ranked K - 12 schools and excellent colleges and universities for their children. Northeast Florida is known for its outdoor recreation opportunities, featuring 90 miles of beaches along the Atlantic Ocean and the majestic St. Johns River. Enjoy playing golf, playing tennis or other popular sports such as wakeboarding, surfing, waterskiing and boating. Jacksonville is the largest city in the US, land wise. It is the largest deep-water port in the south and second largest on the US east coast. Jacksonville also has one of the largest military presence in the country, especially the US Navy. Jacksonville has over 500 diverse neighborhoods and you can choose to live in an almost rural environment, the heart of the city or near or on the beach. Average temperature in the winters runs in the 60s and lows in the 40s. This is a great city for year-round outdoor activities! Jacksonville is also home to the NFL Jacksonville Jaguars and the professional soccer team Jacksonville Armada!