State of WashingtonVancouver 98684
Full Time +

Provide medical care to patients including physical examinations and establishing medical diagnoses Provide appropriate evaluations and interpretation of laboratory, imaging and EKG results.

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Dshs Esh Physician Assistant Certified

State of Washington
Full Time, Permanent Washington State Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS), 800 NE 136th Ave #110, Vancouver, WA 98684, United States Apply before 10/8/2023 11:59
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Overview

DSHS Physician Assistant Certified
 
We are seeking a Certified Physician’s Assistant to join the team at Eastern State Hospital in Medical Lake, WA.
 
In this role, you will provide direct medical care to an assigned caseload of patients on the Adult, Geropsychiatric, or Forensic services unit. You will also assess, diagnose and provide medical treatment to patients admitted to the hospital.
 
This is a great opportunity to make a difference in the lives of others. Join us today in our mission to ! The starting salary for this opportunity is $169,152 annually. Opportunities performed on-site at this work location at least three days a week may be eligible for an additional 5% premium pay in addition to the advertised salary.  
 
Some of what you’ll do:

  • Provide medical care to patients including physical examinations and establishing medical diagnoses
  • Provide appropriate evaluations and interpretation of laboratory, imaging and EKG results
  • Determine appropriate treatment and arrange for referrals if needed
  • Lead/direct licensed nursing staff in the provision of treatment for medical illness/injury
  • Complete required chart documentation and billing documents
  • Participate as a member of the treatment team in creating the treatment plan for each patient
  • Committee involvement to meet regulatory requirements and support process improvements

Who should apply?
Professionals with:
  • A valid Physician Assistant, Certified license provided by the Medical Quality Assurance Commission 
Our Department of Social and Health Services (DSHS) mission to Transform Lives requires that we come together with a sense of belonging, common purpose, shared values and meaningful work. It is crucial to our agency’s mission that you bring an equity, anti-racism and social justice commitment to your work with DSHS. We strive to create greater access and affirming representation of the communities we serve, including Black, Indigenous and People of Color, people with physical, behavioral health, and intellectual disabilities, elders, LGBTQIA+ individuals, immigrants and refugees, and families building financial security. 

Questions? Please contact and reference 11047
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